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.
New Stimulus Checks Could Hit Bank Accounts in March 2021
The American Rescue Plan would provide $1,400 payments to single Americans making less than $75,000 and married couples making less than $150,000.
Your Stimulus Check Won’t Be Coming in Time for Christmas
Congress is nearing an agreement on the details of a new economic stimulus package that should include direct payments of $600 per person, but don't expect them until 2021.
Governor Abbott Says No New Lockdowns During Lubbock Visit
Texas Governor Greg Abbott made the announcement Thursday, Nov. 19 while visiting Lubbock during a surge in COVID-19. He also gave news on a new therapy drug.
Former Senior Official of Texas DPS Arrested & Accused of Rape
The Travis County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Rangers are investigating a woman's allegation that John Jones raped her when she was at his house on July 20th.
Child Riding a Bicycle is Hospitalized After Being Hit by a Car
The accident occurred at about 7:40 p.m. on Tuesday near 24th Street and the northbound West Loop 289 frontage road. The LPD has not made any arrests.
Smyer, Texas 3-Year-Old in Need of Life-Changing Marrow Transplant
Three-year-old Ruby Benevedes struggles with sickle cell anemia and has been admitted to the hospital at least 24 times since birth.
The USDA Increases Borrowing Limits for Certain Loan Programs
The 2018 Farm Bill has increased the amount that producers can borrow through Direct and Guaranteed Operating Loans, and Farm Ownership Loans.
Man Crashes Truck Into a FOX 4 TV News Station in Downtown Dallas
Wednesday morning, a middle-aged white man crashed a silver truck multiple times into the glass windows of the FOX 4 TV news station in downtown Dallas. Fortunately, no one was injured, but Dallas police found a suspicious duffel bag at the scene.