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.
UMC Apologizes for Compromised Private Patient Information
The University Medical Center has notified patients of an incident that compromised the privacy of protected health information.
Lubbock Police Searching for Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting a Teenager
Local detectives are searching for a man accused of sexual assault.
Teenager Dies in Rollover Crash on Marsha Sharp Freeway [Updated]
Two people are at a local hospital with serious injuries after a rollover crash Thursday night.
Police Search for 3 Suspects Involved in Crime at a Local Walmart
The Lubbock Police Department is searching for three suspects involved in two separate crimes at the Walmart at 4th Street and Frankford Avenue.
Texas Gas Prices Drop for the First Time in Three Months
Gas prices in the Lone Star State have dropped for the first time in several months.
GoFundMe Campaign Raises Thousands for Family of Amber Canaday
A GoFundMe for Amber Canaday, who was killed in an accident in Lubbock Monday, May 6th, seeks to help the family she left behind.
One Person Killed in Accident on 50th Street Involving a Ford F-250
A woman was killed Monday afternoon in a deadly car accident involving a full-sized pickup truck.
One Person Severely Injured in One-Vehicle Accident on 1-27
A white SUV crashed into a wall on I-27 early Monday morning. The driver was identified as a 25-year-old male, last reported with life-threatening injuries.
Texas Tech Linebacker John Scott III Released From Hospital After Being Shot at Pool Party
The Texas Tech football player who was shot at a Lubbock pool party has been released from the hospital.
Lubbock Police Investigate Two-Vehicle Accident on 19th And Slide
Police say one person was seriously injured, and one report suggests that police are searching for a suspect in a potential hit-and-run case.
Sheriff’s Deputies Arrest Two Suspects After Local Car Chase
The chase began when deputies attempted to pull over a black BMW on 42nd Street at Avenue Q. The two occupants face multiple charges, including evading arrest.
Smyer, Texas 3-Year-Old in Need of Life-Changing Marrow Transplant
Three-year-old Ruby Benevedes struggles with sickle cell anemia and has been admitted to the hospital at least 24 times since birth.