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.
Amarillo Capital Murder Suspect Found & Arrested in Lubbock
A welfare check turned into a crime scene on Friday, March 26, after police officers in Amarillo found a man dead inside a home in the 3400 block of North Hill.
Nike Is Suing Over Lil Nas X’s ‘Satan Shoes’ That Contain Human Blood
The shoes have been altered with red ink, a bible verse stitched on the side (Luke 10:18), a pentagram emblem & one drop of human blood.
Texas Man Who Tried to Shoot and Kill DPS Trooper Found Dead
Texas DPS trooper Chad Walker was attempting to help a broken down vehicle on U.S. Highway 84 when he was shot once in the head and abdomen.
City of Lubbock Hiring Lifeguards for Upcoming Swim Season
The city has multiple openings for lifeguards and cashiers. There is also an opening for a part-time public pool manager that pays $16 an hour.
Mystery Skeleton With Gold Ring Uncovered in Lubbock
Police say the skeleton was wearing a large gold-colored ring, the significance of which has not been made clear yet.
Vaccinated Texas Nursing Homes See Visitation Restrictions Lifted
Fully vaccinated residents at nursing homes, assisted living centers, and long-term care facilities in Texas will now be able to meet visitors in person.
Better Business Bureau Hosting Small Business Seminar in Lubbock
SBA District Director for West Texas, Calvin Davis, will be explaining how to qualify and apply for financial aide through a variety of programs.
Fire Burns Down 2 Businesses in Downtown Lubbock
Photos of the aftermath show a business called Aguilar's Barber Shop and Off Broadway Used Books both completely destroyed.
Police Arrest Lubbock Man for Beating Toddler
A Lubbock man is behind bars this week, accused of hurting a young boy under mysterious circumstances.
What the Expanded Child Tax Credit Means for Lubbock Families
This year, the child tax credit has been expanded from $2,000 per child to $3,000 per child over the age of 6, and $3,600 per child under the age of 6.