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 Charge 2 Men With 2018 Murder of Brownfield Teenager
In 2018, someone was killed after shots rang out in a Brownfield neighborhood. Now, police believe they have captured the two men who were responsible.
Hit and Run Suspect Arrested for Hitting Construction Worker
Local and regional authorities have made an arrest in a hit-and-run accident that occurred in Lubbock back in August that hospitalized a construction worker.
Lubbock Police Receive Call About a Fetus Found Near Slide Road
The Lubbock Police Department received a bizarre call on Tuesday, September 15, that someone had discovered a fetus in the 5200 block of 40th Street.
Shooting Suspect Hospitalized After Being Shot in the Back
Lubbock police are investigating a shooting incident at the New West Apartments, in which one victim claims to have put into a choke-hold and held at gunpoint.
6 Hospitalized in Lubbock After Blowout Rollover Accident
Texas DPS reports the accident occurred on U.S. 84 in Dickens County, when a Chevy Trailblazer suffered a blowout and rolled several times in the center median.
New Study Suggests Many Lubbock Households Struggling Financially
A study from United Ways of Texas claims that 30% of Lubbock County households live paycheck to paycheck and 18% live below the poverty line.
Boys and Girls Club of Lubbock is Open for Kids After School
The Boys and Girls Club of Lubbock has 5 different locations that will be open only to members Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Update: Texas Senator Proposes City Ordinance Against Abortion
The city ordinance being proposed reads in part, "Abortion at all times and at all stages of pregnancy is declared to be an act of murder. . .”
Lubbock Police Investigate Major Labor Day Car Accident
Lubbock police are investigating a major car accident that took place on Labor Day, September 7th, 2020 at 38th Street and Avenue U.
Lubbock Detectives Arrest Murder Suspect for 2003 Cold Case
A man currently in custody at the McLennan County Jail may be responsible for the murder of two women in Lubbock County.