Jessica Paggett has worked in local radio and television for over the past decade. Jessica's married with one child and she's a graduate of Shallowater High School. Jessica produces Lubbock's First News on KFYO and play-by-play sports on both KFYO & 1340 The Fan.
Mayor Glen Robertson Has ‘Desire’ to Run for Congressman of District 19 in 2016 [INTERVIEW]
With Randy Neugebauer announcing he will not seek re-election for Congress in District 19, Lubbock Mayor Robertson has expressed his interest in running.
Historic Redeemer Lutheran Church to Put on Oktoberfest [INTERVIEW]
Corlis Norman with Historic Redeemer Lutheran Church joined Lubbock's First News about the group's Oktoberfest, which will help raise funds for their missions products. This is their only fundraiser that the Lutheran Women's Missionary League does for the year, Norman said...
The Frustrations of Being a Sports Mom
Last year my son started playing t-ball and has spent the last two springs and summers practicing and playing games. This year is his first year playing YFL (Youth Football League) flag football. Football is one of my favorite sports, so look forward to this time of year...
Flying J Wranglers to Play at 26th Annual Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium [INTERVIEW]
The group will be performing at the 26th Annual Cowboy Symposium in Lincoln County, New Mexico the second weekend in October.
Former Dallas Cowboy Tony Dorsett to Appear in Lubbock with Heisman Trophy [INTERVIEW]
NFL Hall of Famer Tony Dorsett will be appearing at Lubbock's McGavock Nissan on 66th and Milwaukee Friday, September 25 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Fourth Consecutive Year for Teachers on the Rise Program [INTERVIEW]
Donna Corbin, president elect of the Texas Classroom Teachers Association, joined Lubbock’s First News to discuss the Teachers on the Rise program.
Apple Butter Festival in Idalou Is Sept. 19-20 [INTERVIEW]
Tucker Crawford, owner and operator of Apple Country Orchard, joined Lubbock's First News on Thursday (Sept. 17) to talk about the upcoming Apple Butter Festival. Apple Country Orchard will host the Apple Butter Festival this weekend, September 19-20, from 10 a...
Things to Know About Child Safety Seat Awareness Week in Texas [INTERVIEW]
David Glessner, the information officer for the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT), joined Lubbock's First News Tuesday to discuss child safety seat awareness week. September 13-19 marks Texas' child safety seat awareness week. "First and foremost it's all about saving lives," said Glessner...
Matt Mackowiak Weighs In on Rick Perry Dropping Out of Presidential Race [INTERVIEW]
Republican political strategist and co-founder of Must Read Texas Matt Mackowiak joined the Chad Hasty Show Monday to discuss Rick Perry's exit from the 2016 presidential race. Mackowiak said he was surprised Rick Perry dropped of the race as early as he did because he has grown so much as a candidate...
State Representative John Frullo Talks Texas Mutual Insurance Legal Case [INTERVIEW]
State Representative and Chairman for the Committee on Insurance John Frullo discusses Texas Mutual Insurance Company's recent legal case.