Rob Snyder is the News & Sports Operations Manager for News/Talk 95.1/790, KFYO and Talk 1340 KKAM in Lubbock, plus the Brand Manager for News/Talk 1470, KYYW in Abilene, ESPN 960 (KGKL) in San Angelo, and News/Talk 1290 in Wichita Falls. Snyder also contributes news & sports reports to TSN, the Texas State Network, which is heard on Talk 1340 & KFYO. In 2018, Snyder was named one of the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce's "Twenty Under 40". In addition, Snyder has previously served as the CBS Sports Radio and ESPN Radio stringer for Texas Tech Football & Men's Basketball games in Lubbock during the 2000s and 2010s. From 2016-2019, he was the co-host of the West Texas Friday Night Scoreboard Show which is broadcast across more than 45 stations during high school football season. And, from 2001-2004, Snyder was the Network Producer for Texas Tech Football & Red Raider Basketball broadcasts from the All Sports Radio Network. A native Texan, Snyder graduated from Klein High School in north suburban Houston. He attended Texas Tech University before joining KFYO & Talk 1340 KKAM in January 2001. You'll hear Snyder anchoring newscasts on KFYO & Talk 1340, and filling in on various talk shows. Have a question or comment? Send an e-mail to: email@example.com
Chad Hasty to Host Special Rush Limbaugh Tribute Shows on February 17 & 18
Chad's shows on Wednesday, Feb. 17th and Thursday, Feb. 18th will allow listeners to share their memories of Rush Limbaugh.
Southwest Power Pool Downgrades to EEA Level 3; Rolling Blackouts Possible Across South Pl…
Rolling blackouts are possible in Lubbock, and across the South Plains and Texas Panhandle on Tuesday, due to the Southwest Power Pool having to downgrade to EEA Level 3
Southwest Power Pool Declares Energy Emergency Level 3; Rolling Blackouts Are Imminent for…
Lubbock Power & Light, South Plains Electric Co-op, and Lyntegar Electric Cooperative all operate in the Southwest Power Pool. They will have to implement rolling blackouts some point Monday afternoon due to record electrical demand.
ERCOT Implements Rolling Blackouts in West and Central Texas as Providers Urge Conservatio…
Lyntegar Electric Co-op, South Plains Electric Co-op, and AEP Texas have had to implement rolling blackouts at ERCOT's directive. Both ERCOT and SPP are urging people to conserve electricity over the next two days
ERCOT Issues Emergency Notice Due to Reserves Falling Below 3000 Megawatts
Just before 9am Saturday, ERCOT's reserve electrical capacity was just 89 megawatts. ERCOT electricity usage may set a winter record this weekend due to a 5-day long stretch of extremely low temps across the state.
Texas Tech Baseball to Hold Virtual Fan Event Next Week
The 2021 Red Raider Baseball Virtual First Pitch Event will be held Tuesday, February 16. Texas Tech's season opener is February 19 at Globe Life Field in Arlington against Arkansas.
Saluting Texas State Network’s Charlie Hodges as He Signs-off from Radio
Hodges' 40-year career in journalism included a stop at KFYO in the 1980s before spending three decades in Dallas covering news and sports; the past 19 years at KRLD & TSN.
Winter Storm Watch Already Issued for Lubbock Starting Saturday Night
Lubbock, the South Plains; Amarillo, and the Texas Panhandle, are expecting to deal with snowfall amounts between 5" to 10" inches and temperatures below zero, over the next three days.
Texas PUC Expects Record Electricity Demand Across ERCOT
Weekend low temperatures in the single digits, and in some cases below zero, are expected to contribute to record high electricity use in parts of Texas. Especially in the part of West Texas that is served by ERCOT.
Significantly Fewer Accidents Reported in Lubbock on Thursday Morning
Less than 20 traffic accidents were reported in Lubbock on Thursday. That's at least 70 fewer than what was reported on Wednesday