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.
Coronavirus Spread Slows in Lubbock as Businesses Prepare to Open
The City of Lubbock's Health Department has only confirmed 12 new cases over the last 4-day period (April 25 - April 28), and 3 new deaths.
Lubbock Wendy’s Employee Shot & Killed During Altercation
Lubbock police responded to shots fired at the Wendy's in the Target parking lot, located at 2505 South Loop 289.
Texas Tech Announces New Date For Graduation Ceremonies
Texas Tech University has announced that the May 2020 Commencement ceremonies will be held on May 23rd, but not in person.
Lubbock Teen Arrested for Robbing a Valero Gas Station
Lubbock police arrested one person Tuesday night, April 7th, 2020, for his involvement in a local robbery.
Lubbock Police Officer Injured in an Accident With a Citibus
Officer Myers was driving southbound on Avenue E. when he collided with a Citibus traveling east on Broadway.
UMC Bans Hospital Visitors With a Few Exceptions
University Medical Center is no longer allowing visitors for their hospital patients in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Announces Closure of Restaurants & Bars
On Thursday, March 19th, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order that immediately limits social gatherings to 10 people or less for at least 2 weeks.
University Medical Center Offers Drive-Thru Screening for COVID-19
University Medical Center is offering drive-thru screenings on Friday, March 20th, for those who have potential symptoms of the Coronavirus.
Lubbock Police Investigate Drive-By Shooting at 34th & Slide
Lubbock police are investigating a drive-by shooting that occurred Thursday morning, March 12th, 2020.
Lubbock Police Arrest Man for Shooting & Killing Girlfriend
One person is in custody after a deadly shooting Wednesday night in Lubbock.