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.
Lubbock Police Find Dead Dog Inside Submerged Vehicle
On Jan. 8th, the Lubbock police officers responded to a call about a person and their dog trapped inside a vehicle being submerged in an East Lubbock lake.
COVID Hospitalizations in Lubbock Lowest Since October 2020
As the COVID vaccine makes its way to Lubbock each week, hospitals have started to see a slow decrease in the average number of COVID hospital patients.
Volunteer with Lubbock Habitat on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
While some may be taking the day off, Lubbock Habitat for Humanity will be working on Martin Luther King Day, and they're asking for your help.
State of Texas Reimbursing Lubbock for Millions in COVID-19 Expenses
The state of Texas has reimbursed the City of Lubbock for some expenses related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Lubbock Health Departments expects more vaccination clinics next week.
Texas Tech Spring Break in 2021 Reduced to a Single Day
Spring Break will be shorter for students at Texas Tech in 2021. But that's not all.
Texas Democrats Call for Senator Ted Cruz to Resign
Democrats take aim at Republicans who opposed the election certification of Joe Biden and accuse them of helping to incite the riot at the Capitol.
Lubbock City Officials Discuss COVID-19 Response and Vaccine
Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope says that by late February he hopes the city will be able to open up vaccination appointments to the general public.
Police Search for 2 Suspects After Vehicle Theft Leads to Chase
Three suspects are accused of stealing a silver F-350 out of the 8800 block of MLK Boulevard and leading authorities on a chase through the city.
Former Brownfield Mayor Brad Moore Killed in Car Accident
A former mayor of Brownfield was killed in a car accident on Saturday, Jan 2nd, 2021.
City of Lubbock’s Phone Lines Go Down
On Thursday morning, December 31st, the City of Lubbock reported that their phone system was down as of 9:15 a.m.
Lubbock Health Department Begins Phase A1 Vaccinations for COVID-19
As 2020 draws to an end, the COVID-19 pandemic rages on. But with vaccines in hand, the Lubbock Health Department looks to give hope to health care workers.
Lubbock Police Continue Search for Suspect in Aggravated Assault
The male suspect is accused of assaulting at least 3 people, including 2 employees, inside the Family Dollar at 1905 34th Street on July 19th.