Jacob Coats is back for his second tour of duty with KFYO News. This time around he is KFYO's morning news anchor. Jacob is married and a graduate of both Lubbock High School and South Plains College. He previously worked for KFYO as a news anchor and show producer from December 2016 - January 2019.
Alleged Lumber Thief Evades Lubbock County Sheriff’s Deputy
A Lubbock County Sheriff's Deputy noticed a suspicious vehicle near a construction site and as the deputy approached, a pursuit began.
Authorities Identify Two Suspects in Central Lubbock Police Chase
Lubbock Police have released the identities of two suspects involved in a police chase on Tuesday. Officials have not released any information on the third suspect.
Court Rejects Bart Reagor’s Request to Dismiss Charges, Saying Claims Were ‘Inaccurate’
On Tuesday, September 21st, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas denied Bart Reagor’s request to dismiss indictment charges against him.
Lubbock Man Awaits Sentencing for Attempted Enticement of a Minor
Pedro Duarte Jr. pleaded guilty in August 2021 to attempted enticement of a minor and is awaiting his sentencing date set for December 16th.
Judge Accepts Guilty Plea From Jason White for Producing Child Pornography
Former Lubbock dentist Jason Paul White is awaiting sentencing after a judge accepted the plea deal for one count of production of child pornography.
Former Reagor Dykes CFO, Legal Compliance Director to Testify in October
The two remaining former employees of the Reagor-Dykes Auto Group are set to testify for Bart Reagor during trial in October.
Area Affected by Chemical Spill in Levelland Now Deemed Safe
Authorities say the chemical spill occurred at the EnviroTECH Facility, located at Highway 114 and Progressive Place in Levelland.
Lubbock Woman Threatens Officer: ‘I Am Going to Eat Your Face Off’
Lubbock police officers arrested a woman on Friday, September 17th, after she allegedly threatened an officer.
Two Injured After Separate Shooting and Stabbing Incidents in South Lubbock
Two individuals remain in the hospital with moderate injuries after separate shooting and stabbing incidents in South Lubbock Thursday night.
Car Chase Turned Foot Pursuit Ends Near Slaton Airport
Two individuals were arrested after a police chase east of Lubbock Thursday morning (September 16th).