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 Detail Plainview Gas Station Shooting That Injured 2
The Plainview PD is still searching for the shooting suspect, who they believe is Hispanic. A potential reward of $750 is being offered for any information.
Lubbock Police Release Details in Kyera Jones Murder Case
According to the LPD, the man wanted for Jones’ murder, 57-year-old Winston Lee Caraway, is the man who also called police to report the location of her body.
Lubbock Murder Suspect Turns Himself Into Police
Lubbock police say 57-year-old Winston Lee Caraway, a primary suspect in the murder investigation of 26-year-old Kyera Jones, has turned himself in.
Texas Tech University Extends Free COVID-19 Testing
Texas Tech University is extending its free COVID-19 testing efforts for students, staff, and faculty members for at least two more months.
Lubbock Police Investigate Woman Stabbed and Left for Dead
Monday, Sept. 21st, officers responded to the 1800 block of East Colgate Street and located a body.
Lubbock Police Investigates Hit-and-Run Involving Officer
The Lubbock Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run accident involving one of their own officers.
Police Charge 2 Men With 2018 Murder of Brownfield Teenager
In 2018, someone was killed after shots rang out in a Brownfield neighborhood. Now, police believe they have captured the two men who were responsible.
Hit and Run Suspect Arrested for Hitting Construction Worker
Local and regional authorities have made an arrest in a hit-and-run accident that occurred in Lubbock back in August that hospitalized a construction worker.
Lubbock Police Receive Call About a Fetus Found Near Slide Road
The Lubbock Police Department received a bizarre call on Tuesday, September 15, that someone had discovered a fetus in the 5200 block of 40th Street.
Shooting Suspect Hospitalized After Being Shot in the Back
Lubbock police are investigating a shooting incident at the New West Apartments, in which one victim claims to have put into a choke-hold and held at gunpoint.
6 Hospitalized in Lubbock After Blowout Rollover Accident
Texas DPS reports the accident occurred on U.S. 84 in Dickens County, when a Chevy Trailblazer suffered a blowout and rolled several times in the center median.
New Study Suggests Many Lubbock Households Struggling Financially
A study from United Ways of Texas claims that 30% of Lubbock County households live paycheck to paycheck and 18% live below the poverty line.