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.
Two Men Arrested For Multiple Burglaries in Lubbock
LPD officers received a call Wednesday morning from a woman who said that someone had broken into her home and stolen a TV and a PlayStation.
Costco Imposing New Closing Hours and Limiting Number of Shoppers
Costco is implementing new store hours and policies that determine how many customers can shop at one time.
Lubbock ISD Approves Temporary Childcare for Covenant & UMC
Lubbock ISD has approved an agreement with Covenant Health and University Medical Center to provide temporary childcare for hospital employees.
UMC Bans Hospital Visitors With a Few Exceptions
University Medical Center is no longer allowing visitors for their hospital patients in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19.
The Paycheck Protection Program Explained For Small Business
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) has a new loan program designed to help small businesses retain their workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Texas Tech University Student Accuses Professor of Sexual Assault
The student met with a professor on Thursday, March 26th in the Kinesiology Building. She told university police that the professor touched her inappropriately.
Texas DPS Trooper Escapes Death in Big Spring
A Texas DPS trooper was standing outside his vehicle during a traffic stop, when another car veered off the road.
Register For A Free Webinar On Coronavirus Legislation
The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce is partnering with the Underwood Law Firm to host an interactive webinar on the Families First Coronavirus Act.
Lubbock Schools Offering Students Free Food Via Curbside Pickup
Lubbock ISD, Frenship ISD, and Lubbock-Cooper ISD have each announced their own programs for providing meals to students through state-mandated school closures.
Covenant Health is Seeking Donations of Protective Equipment
As certain medical supplies grow scarce across the U.S., Covenant Health in Lubbock is requesting nitrile gloves, face masks, medical gowns, and more.