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.
Vitalant Offering Free COVID-19 Antibody Testing in Lubbock
The testing is available at Vitalant’s popup clinic inside the South Plains Mall from Thursday through Sunday if you also donate blood.
The Opening of a New Lubbock COVID-19 Testing Site Is Delayed
A new drive-thru Coronavirus testing site, set to open at the Walgreens at 602 Avenue Q in Lubbock, has been delayed until August 1, 2020.
Lubbock Detective Receives 2020 Cherish the Children Award
Lubbock Police Department Detective Kyle Purdue is receiving the 2020 Cherish the Children Award, given annually to proven advocates for child safety.
Lubbock Police Arrest 2 Parents for Child Endangerment
After responding to a civil disturbance call, officers discovered 2 kids in unsanitary living conditions at 207 39th Street.
Police Investigate Lubbock Man Shot & Killed Overnight
According to a police report, officers were called to 42nd Street and Avenue Q where they found 43-year-old Mederrick Harper with serious injuries.
Frenship ISD Student-Athlete Tests Positive for COVID-19
A Frenship ISD student in the summer UIL girl basketball program has tested positive for the coronavirus.
Texas 4-H Foundation Awards Scholarships In Lubbock County
Normally, scholarships are announced at the Texas 4-H Roundup in College Station, but due to the Coronavirus, the announcement was made over Facebook Live.
Texas Tech Planning Virtual Graduation Ceremony for August 2020
Texas Tech is planning to hold their August 2020 commencement ceremony online instead of in-person. The virtual ceremony will be held August 8th at 9:30 a.m.
Sam’s Club Preparing to Launch Curbside Pickup Nationwide
When it launches, Sam's Club says the service will be free for plus-level members but non-plus members can use the service for free for a limited time.
Reagor-Dykes Files New Court Complaint Against Ford Motor Credit
The Reagor-Dykes estate has filed a complaint against Ford Motor Credit, claiming to be owed over $315 million dollars.
Driver Ejected After Rollover on U.S. Highway 62 in Wolfforth
The Texas Department of Public Safety says a vehicle was traveling east on Highway 62/82 when it drifted into the median, over-corrected, and then rolled.
Lubbock Woman Arrested, Accused of Injuring Infant Son
Alexia Lucero, 21, was arrested Tuesday, June 2, for an incident that occurred in April, where her 7-month-old son was brought to a hospital with a head injury.