Jacob Coats is back for his second tour of duty with KFYO News. This time around he is KFYO's morning news anchor. Jacob is married and a graduate of both Lubbock High School and South Plains College. He previously worked for KFYO as a news anchor and show producer from December 2016 - January 2019.
City of Lubbock Accepting Applications for Various City Boards and Committees
The City of Lubbock is accepting applications for various city boards and committees. The term for the positions available start June 1st, 2022.
Several Structure Fires Across City of Lubbock This Week
Several structure fires have occurred over the past week. Thankfully none resulted in any injuries.
Lubbock Josie’s Restaurant Robbed at Gunpoint Tuesday Night
An armed robbery occurred at the Josie’s location off 34th Street and Avenue Q on Tuesday, November 30th, 2021.
UPDATED: One Person in the Hospital After Shooting at Executive Inn in Lubbock
A shooting at the Executive Inn left one person with serious injuries on Tuesday, November 30th, 2021.
7-Year-Old Lubbock County Girl Killed in Single-Vehicle Rollover Crash
A 7-year-old child was killed in a rollover crash in South Lubbock County on Monday, November 29th.
Teenagers Lead Lubbock Police on Pursuit After Possible Robbery
The Lubbock Police Department are investigating a police chase and wreck that happened on Monday, November 29th, in Southwest Lubbock.
Volunteer Fire Fighters Battle Blaze in West Lubbock County
The West Carlisle Volunteer Fire Department battled a structure fire occurred in West Lubbock County on Sunday, November 28th.
Victim Suffers Gunshot Wound to the Chest at Lubbock Gas Station
One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being shot near a Lubbock convenience store Wednesday morning.
Lubbock Police Investigating Death of 3 Year-Old Child
The Lubbock Police Department are investigating the death of a 3 year-old that occurred on Monday, November 22nd.
Gunshot Victim Claims “Friend” Shot Him While Inside Vehicle
One person was shot by his friend while they were both in a vehicle outside a North Lubbock apartment complex on Friday, November 19th.
15 Year-Old Boy Shot at Central Lubbock Residence by Another Juvenile
Lubbock Police are investigating an incident where a 15 year-old boy was taken to a local hospital after being shot by a 14 year-old.
Authorities Searching for Missing Smyer 17 Year-Old
The Hockley County Sheriff's Office is searching for 17 year-old Vonte Brown, who was reported missing this past Saturday.