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.
Texas Tech Prepares for Annual Carol of Lights Ceremony
Texas Tech University spends months putting up thousands of Christmas lights across Tech campus, as well as a 38-foot-tall Christmas tree.
Lubbock Police Arrest 2 Men Connected to Drug Deal Shooting
Police say 34-year-old James Aragon tried to rob 24-year-old Joe Escamilla at gunpoint, but Escamilla retaliated and shot Aragon first.
New Details Unveiled in Shooting Death of a Lubbock Teenager
Lubbock Police are still searching for the 17-year-old they allege shot 16-year-old Jamie Duran in the head during a drug deal.
Lubbock Police Arrest 5 People in Attempted Kohl’s Robbery
A store employee told police that the five suspects had been seen stealing merchandise on a separate occasion, and that they had used a fire exit to escape.
2 Adults and 2 Minors Injured in Plainview Car Accident
According to Plainview PD, the accident happened after a pickup truck failed to yield the right of way at the intersection of Southwest Third and Quincy Street.
Lubbock Police Investigate Alleged Assault at Apartment Complex
The alleged victim in the assault claims it happened after he was confronted by two acquaintances in a parking lot.
Police Investigate Shooting Death of a Lubbock Teenager
The Lubbock Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a teenager, now identified as 16-year-old Jamie "Sylas" Duran.
Three People Killed in Two-Vehicle Accident in Nolan County
Texas DPS reports that two sedans collided after one of them tried to pass an 18-wheeler in a no-passing zone.
Floydada ISD Increases School Security Due to an Anonymous Threat
Floydada ISD will have an increased security presence at their secondary campus on Friday due to an anonymous and vague threat made on social media.
First Responders Called to Accident in Southeast Lubbock County
A Ford pickup and a semi-truck were both traveling east on FM 1585 when the pickup somehow hit the semi-truck, causing both vehicles to veer off the road
One Person Hospitalized After Stabbing in East Lubbock
The Lubbock Police Department reports the stabbing occurred at around 4 p.m. on Wednesday (Nov. 6) after two people got into a fight.
Water Pipeline Burst Causes Lane Closures at 19th & University
A water pipeline broke near the intersection of 19th Street and University on Monday, Nov. 4th, flooding the street.