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.
Lee Ann Dumbauld Announces Run for Lubbock County Commissioner
Today, former Lubbock City Manager Lee Ann Dumbauld has announced that she's running for the Republican nomination for Lubbock County Commissioner, Precinct 1.
Lubbock Police Investigate Shooting That Injured a Teenager
Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Sunday night (September 1st) in East Lubbock.
Lubbock County To Hire Licensed Physician as New Medical Examiner
Chief Medical Examiner for Tarrant County, Dr. Nizam Peerwani, advised the Court on how they should proceed after the current ME's contract expires on October 1st.
Lubbock National Bank Manager Admits to Role in Embezzlement
The embezzlement case involves two bank managers who conspired to steal money from the bank account of a deceased individual.
Shooting in Hobbs, New Mexico Leaves 3 Dead, 4 Injured
The Hobbs Police Department says they were called to shots fired at a party in the 1700 block of East Bond Street. At least one of the victims was from Amarillo.
Lubbock Man Charged With Domestic Assault After Standoff with LPD
The man's wife told police that he threatened to kill her, that he was armed with a handgun, and paranoid about police.
Frenship ISD Unveils New Bus Tracking Phone Application
With the app, parents can see where their child’s bus is on their route to and from school, and it’s only available to families of Frenship ISD.
Several South Plains Counties Experience Temporary Power Outage
The counties most affected by the outage were Garza and Lynn, but Lubbock, Dawson, Hockley, Borden, and Terry counties were also affected.
Lubbock Teenager Arrested After Shooting Police Officer’s K-9
The shooting occurred after an officer had chased a stolen car vehicle to the 4200 block of Avenue N and four suspects tried to flee the scene.
Police Allege Murder of Celestino Rodriguez Began as a Robbery
So far, 7 people have been arrested and charged for their involvement in the disappearance and murder of Celestino.