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.
Police Arrest Person Who Brought Firearm to Smylie Wilson Middle School
Officials at Smylie Wilson Middle School on Thursday, December 5th, 2019 informed parents that a firearm had been brought to school.
Update: Missing 4-Year-Old Boy Nicholas Perez Found Safe
The Petersburg police chief confirmed that Nicholas Perez is safe. The boy was found in San Angelo just before 10 a.m. Friday morning (December 6th).
Jury Convicts Shallowater Man for Attempted Enticement of a Minor
John David Martinez could be sentenced to life in prison for using text messages to try to bully his 11-year-old niece into having sex with him.
Woman Suffers Serious Injuries in Car Accident Near Reese Center
The woman somehow survived for more than 4 hours at the scene of the crash before help arrived.
The South Plains Food Bank Begins 37th Annual U Can Share Food Drive
The South Plains Food Bank is hoping to raise more than 200,000 pounds of canned food and dry goods, and $200,000 in donations. Find out how you can help.
Lubbock Police Arrest Two Men for Involvement in Attempted Burglary Gone Wrong
Lubbock police have arrested two men for their involvement in an attempted burglary on Sunday, December 1st.
Lubbock’s 15th Annual Miracles Christmas Parade: What You Need to Know
Lubbock's 15th Annual Miracles Christmas Parade will be held Saturday, December 7th, 2019.
Rocky Don Henderson to Serve 25 Years for Drug Crime
A Levelland man who is also a person of interest in a homicide investigation is looking at 25 years in prison for a slew of drug crimes.
The Death Penalty Is Still On The Table For Hollis Daniels
A former Texas Tech student charged with killing a campus police officer was back in court on Friday, Nov 22, 2019.
Judge Sentences Debi Holland to 15 Years for Perpetuating Daughter’s Sexual Abuse
Debi Bryant Holland, the woman once charged for the murder of her own daughter Holli Jeffcoat, pleaded guilty to a lesser charge on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019.
Lubbock Police Investigate Accident Between a Motorcycle and SUV
Police say the accident occurred when a 2017 Ford Expedition failed to yield the right of way when turning from 50th Street down Utica Avenue.
LISD Board Approves Restructuring of Smylie Wilson Middle School
The plan will require Smylie Wilson to close down after the 2019-2020 school year and reopen in the fall of 2020 as a magnet school with a new name.