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.
Road Work Scheduled to Begin on South Loop 289 and Indiana Avenue
Work to mill and repave ramps along westbound South Loop 289 will begin Monday (Oct. 14) and work on a seal-coat paving project on South Indiana Avenue will begin Tuesday (Oct. 15).
Man Arrested For Firing Gun While Drunk in Downtown Lubbock
Lubbock Police say shots were reported at about 11:30 p.m. Sunday in the 1700 block of Texas Avenue.
Dixie Dog Drive-In Burns Down in Tahoka
A fire in Tahoka Friday morning (Oct. 11th) burned down the Dixie Dog Drive-In.
LPD Investigates Break-In at Former Reagor-Dykes Auto Dealership
LPD investigators say someone forced their way into the Reagor-Dykes dealership at 1211 19th Street and stole a key machine.
Lubbock Woman Killed After Car Crashes Into Overpass Pillar
Lubbock Police responded to the scene of the crash at about 1 a.m. on Friday at East 34th Street and MLK Jr. Boulevard.
The U.S. Social Security Administration Adjusts Benefits for 2020
The SSA says a Cost-of-Living Adjustment must be made for Social Security beneficiaries in 2020 due to an increase in the Consumer Price Index.
Man Arrested While Burglarizing a Lubbock Jewelry Store
Lubbock police say the would-be burglar had broken into the store and was about to drive away when he was apprehended.
Levelland Police Dept. Warns Public About Phone Scam
Levelland PD says the scammers are telling people there’s a warrant out for their arrest and that they need certain information to "confirm" the warrant.
Lubbock Man Jailed For Driving Vehicle Into an Apartment Complex
57-year-old Tommy Thompson was looking for his wife at an apartment complex in the 1900 block of 66th Street when the incident occurred.
Multiple Fire Departments Respond to RV Fire in Southeast Lubbock
The volunteer fire departments of Woodrow and Buffalo Springs Lake both responded Saturday to an RV on fire near a county road southeast of Lubbock.
Rotary Club of Metropolitan Lubbock Hosts Annual Oktoberfest
Oktoberfest is an annual event benefiting Lubbock's Meals on Wheels. The event will feature a German-style dinner with beer or wine. Tickets cost $40.
University Medical Center Offers Free Mammograms Through October
University Medical Center is partnering with the Susan G. Komen Foundation to offer free mammograms every Wednesday during the month of October.