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.
Man Arrested While Burglarizing a Lubbock Jewelry Store
Lubbock police say the would-be burglar had broken into the store and was about to drive away when he was apprehended.
Levelland Police Dept. Warns Public About Phone Scam
Levelland PD says the scammers are telling people there’s a warrant out for their arrest and that they need certain information to "confirm" the warrant.
Lubbock Man Jailed For Driving Vehicle Into an Apartment Complex
57-year-old Tommy Thompson was looking for his wife at an apartment complex in the 1900 block of 66th Street when the incident occurred.
Multiple Fire Departments Respond to RV Fire in Southeast Lubbock
The volunteer fire departments of Woodrow and Buffalo Springs Lake both responded Saturday to an RV on fire near a county road southeast of Lubbock.
David Speer Suspends Campaign For TX House District 83
In a statement, Speer mentions a statute in the Texas Constitution which he believes would disqualify him from holding office.
Rotary Club of Metropolitan Lubbock Hosts Annual Oktoberfest
Oktoberfest is an annual event benefiting Lubbock's Meals on Wheels. The event will feature a German-style dinner with beer or wine. Tickets cost $40.
University Medical Center Offers Free Mammograms Through October
University Medical Center is partnering with the Susan G. Komen Foundation to offer free mammograms every Wednesday during the month of October.
Texas Workforce Commission Hosts Career Fair in Lubbock
The TWC career fair will be hosted at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center on Wednesday, October 2nd, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Lubbock Police Arrest 4 for Stealing a Firearm, High-Speed Chase
Four male suspects are accused of stealing a firearm from an Academy Sports location and then evading police in a car chase that reached 100 miles per hour.
Littlefield Police on Alert Due to Potential Shooting Threat
Littlefield ISD officials said they found a cryptic message in one of their classrooms on Monday (Sept. 30) that mentioned the words “gun” and “tomorrow”.