Jessica Paggett has worked in local radio and television for over the past decade. Jessica's married with one child and she's a graduate of Shallowater High School. Jessica produces Lubbock's First News on KFYO and play-by-play sports on both KFYO & 1340 The Fan.
The Frustrations of Being a Sports Mom
Last year my son started playing t-ball and has spent the last two springs and summers practicing and playing games. This year is his first year playing YFL (Youth Football League) flag football. Football is one of my favorite sports, so look forward to this time of year...
Former Dallas Cowboy Tony Dorsett to Appear in Lubbock with Heisman Trophy [INTERVIEW]
NFL Hall of Famer Tony Dorsett will be appearing at Lubbock's McGavock Nissan on 66th and Milwaukee Friday, September 25 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Things to Know About Child Safety Seat Awareness Week in Texas [INTERVIEW]
David Glessner, the information officer for the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT), joined Lubbock's First News Tuesday to discuss child safety seat awareness week. September 13-19 marks Texas' child safety seat awareness week. "First and foremost it's all about saving lives," said Glessner...
What to Expect With Baby Number 2
I’ve always heard no two pregnancies are ever the same, and I never really believed it until I experienced it myself.
Greg Stevens Elected Police Chief By Unanimous Vote [INTERVIEW]
Newly appointed Lubbock Police Chief Greg Stevens joined Lubbock's First News on Friday (Aug. 28) along with Mayor Glen Robertson.
Game Warden Aaron Sims Reveals Bag Limit Rules for Dove Season [INTERVIEW]
September 1 marks the opening of dove season. Game Warden and Public Information Officer Aaron Sims warns hunters against "double bagging."
Back-to-School Deals and Tips in Lubbock
If you missed out on tax-free weekend last weekend, it's not too late to find some last-minute back to school deals.
ADA Hosts 4th Annual Fajita Fest [INTERVIEW]
The ADA will be hosting Fajita Fest on Tuesday, August 18 at Abuelo's on the patio beginning at 5 p.m. with music and entertainment.
Lubbock-Cooper ISD Breaks Dress Code for a Good Cause [INTERVIEW]
Lubbock-Cooper is giving employees the chance to purchase a jeans pass to wear jeans to school to benefit Luke Siegel, who was injured in a golf cart accident.
Helping Heroes Event to Help Injured Officers & Families [INTERVIEW]
Public Information Officer for the Lubbock Police Department Lieutenant Ray Mendoza joined Lubbock's First News on Monday (July 20) to share information about the upcoming Helping Heroes event here in Lubbock. On Saturday (July 25) there will be an event called Helping Heroes from 10 a...
5 Tips on Disciplining Your Kids Without Spanking Them — The Lone Star Mommy
When I first became a mom, I knew there would eventually come a time when I would have to discipline my son. But I didn't know that my faith would fit into the discussion of how I did so. I stand firm in my faith and remember one day at church when my son was misbehaving...
5 Tips on How to Tell Your Child That You’re Pregnant
If you already have one child, how do you tell them the news and keep them excited about not being the only child anymore?