An aspiring writer and radio producer out of Lubbock, Texas. Jacob graduated from South Plains College in 2014 with an AAS degree in Sound Technology and is set to graduate in 2019 with a Bachelor's in Media Communications from Full Sail University in Florida. Jacob anchors KFYO News on weekday mornings and contributes to KFYO.com.
Frenship ISD Student-Athlete Tests Positive for COVID-19
A Frenship ISD student in the summer UIL girl basketball program has tested positive for the coronavirus.
Lubbock Police Investigate 2 Shootings That May Be Connected
A total of 3 people were reportedly injured in the shootings, and at least one of the victims was found with multiple firearms and could face charges.
City of Plainview Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19
The employee has been told to self-quarantine as well as others who may have had contact with them, and the Finance Building has been professionally sanitized.
Motorcycle Crashes Into Cadillac on East Slaton Highway
The Lubbock Police Department has revealed that the accident was caused by a motorcycle driving on the wrong side of the road.
Texas 4-H Foundation Awards Scholarships In Lubbock County
Normally, scholarships are announced at the Texas 4-H Roundup in College Station, but due to the Coronavirus, the announcement was made over Facebook Live.
Suspect Arrested by Lubbock Police After Hour-long Standoff
A man is behind bars in Lubbock after leading local and state authorities on a car chase and initiating a standoff at the Ella Apartments at 1102 58th Street.
Texas Tech Planning Virtual Graduation Ceremony for August 2020
Texas Tech is planning to hold their August 2020 commencement ceremony online instead of in-person. The virtual ceremony will be held August 8th at 9:30 a.m.
Levelland Police Arrest 3 Men for Involvement in Shooting
Police officers responded to the 800 block of Avenue C in Levelland on Sunday and found the victim, 45-year-old Roland Paredez, with a gunshot wound to the leg.
Lubbock Municipal Court Reopens to the Public
The Lubbock Municipal Court is reopening to the public with normal business hours resuming from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.
Sam’s Club Preparing to Launch Curbside Pickup Nationwide
When it launches, Sam's Club says the service will be free for plus-level members but non-plus members can use the service for free for a limited time.