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.
Lubbock Man Arrested for Robbing Bank of America
A bank teller told Lubbock police the suspect handed her a note that made threats and demanded money.
Dustin Burrows Files COVID-19 Bill Supporting First Responders
House Bill 2037 states that firefighters, peace officers, and EMTs would be required to be placed on administrative leave with pay if they needed to quarantine.
17 Percent of Lubbock Population Has Received COVID-19 Vaccine
It's been almost 30 straight days since Lubbock County started reporting a COVID hospitalization percentage below 15%.
Will Your Electric Bill Be Enormous After the Winter Freeze?
After several reports of sky-high energy bills in Texas, Governor Abbott says he is taking steps to ensure that Texans don't pay for a problem they didn't cause.
Grand Jury Indicts Lubbock Dentist Jason White on Child Porn Charges
Forty-one-year-old Jason Paul White could lose both his home and 966-acre ranch that he co-owns if found guilty of production and distribution of child porn.
Legislation by Texas Democrat Calls for National Gun Registry
The measure would establish a national gun registry, a gun licensing process that requires $800 firearm insurance, and a ban on large capacity magazines.
LPD & EMS Respond to Multi-Vehicle Accidents Caused by Ice
Lubbock drivers were seemingly unprepared for icy road conditions on Wednesday morning, Feb. 10, as the LPD has already reported more than 25 car accidents.
Massive Apartment Fire Displaces 65 People in Abilene
Abilene authorities say the fire was set intentionally and have a suspect in custody at the Taylor County Jail.
Lubbock Health Department Schedules More COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
The City of Lubbock has received another 5,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, and they will begin accepting vaccination appointments on Monday morning.
Fugitive on Texas 10 Most Wanted List Wanted for Murder
20-year-old Marques Jujuan Thompson of Texarkana is suspected of being involved in multiple shootings, one of which proved deadly.