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.
Lubbock Police Arrest Suspect in Fatal Nightclub Shooting
Twenty-eight-year-old Kirvyn Alexander was reportedly shot and killed Sunday morning at the Hitching Post Club in Lubbock.
Racer Classic Car Wash Offers Free Car Washes For a Day
To celebrate their brand-new location on Milwaukee Avenue and 67th Street, Racer Classic Car Wash is offering free car washes at that location all day on Friday, April 5th.
Lubbock Man Sentenced to Decades in Prison for Aggravated Robbery
In November of 2016, 43-year-old Clinton Scott Townsend held a cashier at gunpoint at a local EZ Mart. Thursday, a judge sentenced Townsend to 33 years in prison.
Texas DPS Troopers Arrest Two People in Drug Bust Near Amarillo
The driver, 26-year-old Wanda Smith, and passenger, 25-year-old Lakayla Walker, are accused of attempting to transport drugs from Las Vegas to Alabama.
Texas Tech Begins New Transfer Program with South Plains College
The Texan to Red Raider Program essentially guarantees SPC students admission into Texas Tech when they meet all the necessary requirements.
LPD Metro Special Crimes Unit Solves 26-Year-Old Cold Murder Case
Lubbock Police Chief Greg Stevens gave details on the now-solved murder of Sherry Ann Ragsdale Dorsey.
Lubbock Police Investigate Altercation That Led to Gunshot
The altercation between two people reportedly occurred just before 11 a.m. on Thursday in the 2300 block of 51st Street. The alleged victim was taken to a hospital.
Lubbock Meals on Wheels Warns Public About Phone Scam
The organization says that the alleged scammer is using a phone number with the area code 575 to ask for donations to Lubbock Meals on Wheels.
Children’s Home of Lubbock Hosting Annual Golf Tournament
The 7th annual tournament gives local golfers an opportunity to compete for prizes and help raise money for the Children’s Home of Lubbock.
Covenant Children’s To Host Annual Child Abuse Conference
The conference is for local nurses, paramedics, social workers, teachers and law enforcement to learn about identifying and preventing local child abuse.