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 Grand Jury Indicts 2 Men, 1 Woman for Sex Crimes Against Children
Two men and one woman were indicted for attempting to entice minors with sexually explicit images. Both men were also indicted for possessing child pornography.
Multiple People Injured in 2-Vehicle Accident on Highway 62/82
A white Dodge pickup reportedly did not yield the right of way while trying to cross the highway and collided with a black Chevy Suburban.
Identity of Person Who Died After Hitting Guardrail in Lubbock Released
The identity of a person who died after colliding with a guardrail in Lubbock Tuesday morning has been released.
Former Reagor-Dykes CFO To Be Sentenced for Financial Fraud
In 2019, former Reagor-Dykes CFO Shane Smith pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud in connection with a check kiting and floor-plan fraud scheme.
Former Lubbock ISD CFO Jeffrey Baum Reportedly Under Investigation
According to a memorandum, Baum is not allowed on school property without administrative approval and can't have any contact with LISD students or faculty.
Lubbock Teen Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assaults on TTU Campus
Texas Tech police say Dominic Joe Rodriguez sexually assaulted a woman near the Coleman Residence Hall and another woman in the Wall Gates parking lot.
Lubbock Man To Be Sentenced For Causing 6-Car Pileup in 2016
Eloy Salas Jr. led Lubbock police on a car chase on I-27 that ended when he crashed into a string of cars near the Marsha Sharp Freeway exit.
Passerby Rescues Boy From Burning Vehicle After Fatal Accident Near Petersburg
Texas DPS troopers and emergency crews responded to a deadly car accident near Petersburg on Tuesday night, Dec. 17th, 2019.
LPD Releases Name of Person Killed in 2-Vehicle Car Accident on I-27
Lubbock police are investigating a deadly car accident that occurred Monday afternoon, Dec. 16, 2019, on I-27 in North Lubbock.
City Council to Consider Ordinance Change Regarding Mobile Homes
Lubbock City Council members will look at amending a city ordinance that allows mobile homes to be used in any zoning district in cases of "extreme hardship".
Lubbock Police Investigate Alleged Attempted Armed Robbery
According to a police report, the shooting took place Saturday night (Dec. 14) in the 300 block of Sherman Avenue, when a male victim was taking out the trash.
Some Take 5 Oil Change Customers Upset Over Transaction Errors
Take 5 Oil Change has responded to backlash from customers who say they’ve been double-charged or charged for unauthorized purchases.