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 Firefighters Respond to Morning Fire at Pinkie’s Barbecue
There were reports of heavy smoke coming from the building at around 12:30 a.m. It’s not yet known how much damage the fire caused or if they were any injures.
Lubbock Police Search for Suspect Who Shot a Man in the Arm
The incident began Thursday morning, when two men inside a car were driving at 34th Street and Avenue Q when another vehicle hit them.
Texas Tech Says a Sexual Assault On Campus Was Just Reported
Texas Tech University issued an official notice late Thursday night (March 7th) in reference to a sexual assault they say recently occurred at Stangel Hall.
Dead Body Discovered Inside Home in Northeast Lubbock
The case is being referred to as a death investigation, but police also say the scene had elements that require further investigation.
Two Motorcyclists Injured in Major South Lubbock Crash
The Lubbock Police Department is investigating a major accident involving two motorcycles.
Update: Man Hit by Car on Parkway Drive Passes Away
Tuesday night, a pedestrian was struck by a car in northeast Lubbock. It’s the second night in a row police have dealt with such an accident.
NAAG Pathology Labs Responds to Allegations in Recent Lawsuit
The lawsuit accuses NAAG Pathology Labs of approving an excessive autopsy in 2018 that went against the wishes of family, but the company says it stands by its decision.
Lubbock Meals on Wheels Host Mardi Gras Celebration
The event will be held at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center on Tuesday, March 5th, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. with over 35 food booths for those who attend.
Lubbock Woman Arrested for Shooting, Killing Her Husband
A woman is now in custody and is being charged with murder for the fatal shooting of her husband.
Lubbock ISD Names Misty Rieber as New Assistant Superintendent
Rieber has been the leadership and professional development coordinator for Lubbock ISD since 2014 and was the K-12 social studies coordinator from 2003-2014.
Lubbock Driver Arrested After Leading Police on Car Chase
Lubbock County Sheriff's Deputies and troopers with the Department of Public Safety were led on a car chase through Central Lubbock Wednesday night.
2 Die After Fire Breaks Out Inside Lubbock Storage Building
The Lubbock Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of the fire, and the Medical Examiner's Office will confirm exactly how both men actually died.