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.
One Driver Dies in Two-Vehicle Accident on East Highway 84 [Updated]
Thursday morning, the Texas Department of Public Safety released the identity of the person who died in a two-vehicle accident near Slaton.
Lubbock Grand Jury Indicts 27-Year-Old Man for Injury to a Child
The indictment stems from an incident in January, when employees of a local charter school called CPS after a 4-year boy showed signs of abuse and neglect.
Lubbock Police Arrest and Charge Suspect in Murder of Cassie Oden
Chance Copeland has been charged with shooting and killing Cassie Oden, but certain details of the shooting, including a potential motive, remain unclear.
Texas Rangers Host “Texas Tech Night” at Globe Life Park
Texas Tech Night at Globe Life Park in Arlington is scheduled for Wednesday, June 19th, when the Texas Rangers take on the Cleveland Indians at 7 p.m.
Rawlings Community Center Hosts Neighborhood Cleanup
Roll-off dumpsters will be brought to the Rawlings Community Center, located at 213 40th Street, so residents can throw away large bulky items.
Lubbock Fire Rescue Responds to Multiple House Fires
The first fire occurred at around 1:40 p.m. in the 300 block of 42nd Street. The second happened at 3:25 p.m. in the 2300 block of 96th Street.
One Dead, Another Injured in Overnight Lubbock Shooting
An unidentified suspect is alleged to have fired multiple shots at a vehicle with four people inside. At least one person was killed and another injured.
BBQ Hall of Fame to Induct Lubbock Founder of Stubb’s BBQ
Christopher B. Stubblefield opened his first restaurant, Stubb’s BBQ, in Lubbock in 1968, and then another location in Austin in 1996.
Law Enforcement Agencies Host Recruitment Event in Lubbock
The Lubbock Police Department, along with the FBI’s Dallas Field Office and other law enforcement agencies, will be hosting a recruitment event in June.
Lubbock Police Negotiators Talk Down Suicidal Person at Covenant Medical Center
Lubbock police officers were out in force at the Covenant Hospital west parking garage Wednesday (May 29th) in the 3600 block of 21st Street.