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.
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.
Update: Lubbock Police Identify 19-Year-Old Woman Killed in Deadly Crash
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday night. Sarah Dearmond (19) later passed away. A 20-year-old man is in custody.
One Person Injured After SUV Crashes into Lubbock Home
Just before midnight on Thursday, emergency crews responded to the 4400 block of 32nd Street, where an SUV had crashed directly into the left side of a home.
Chief M.E. Dr. Sam Andrews Barred From Travis County Courtrooms
Dr. Sam Andrews is barred from testifying in criminal cases in Travis County until the Lubbock County M.E.'s office investigation has concluded.
5-Vehicle Accident Injures Teacher of Lubbock-Cooper ISD
A Lubbock-Cooper ISD high school teacher was driving two students back to Lubbock after a student council event in Shallowater when the accident occurred.
Lubbock Man Pinned Between Two Vehicles Is in Serious Condition
Lubbock police and EMS responded to an accident Wednesday night that occurred near railroad tracks on north Milwaukee Avenue, just south of County Road 6200.