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.
Police Arrest Lubbock Man for Setting Fire to His Own Home
Lubbock police have arrested a man suspected of setting fire to his own home.
Lubbock Firefighters Rescue Woman From Burning Home
The fire began just before 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 5200 block of 84th and Slide Road.
One Arrested After Early Morning Car Chase in Lubbock
At about 8 a.m., the suspect led police on a short car chase from 114th Street to 122nd and Kenosha Avenue and was taken into custody.
One Person Injured After Car Strikes Overpass Pillar in Lubbock
Lubbock Police are investigating a car accident that occurred under an overpass of East Loop 289 Tuesday morning, Jan. 21st, 2020.
Ag Producers Invited to HPWD’s Playa Lakes Joint Venture
The group will hold two meetings in February to discuss new ways to measure the potential impacts of playa lakes on land management.
Two Young Boys Die in Hale County Car Accident
The Texas Department of Public Safety reports that two teenagers were killed in a car accident in Hale County last week.
Texas TEA Commissioner Approves Closing of Snyder Junior High
Mike Morath has approved parent petitions to close the school but has rejected Snyder ISD’s proposed plan to re-open the school.
Lubbock High School Lifts Hold Protocol After ‘Unsupported Rumor’ of Weapon on Campus
Lubbock ISD police responded to the Lubbock High School campus to investigate and found no evidence of a weapon on campus.
Lubbock Mourns Death of 2 First Responders at Candlelight Vigil
Local first responders and the Lubbock community gathered for a candlelight memorial to honor fallen Police Officer Nicholas Reyna and Lieutenant Eric Hill.
Slaton Man Found Not Guilty of Sexual Assault of a Minor
According to court records, the defense was able to draw attention to inconsistent testimony from the alleged victim in the case.