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.
Lubbock Woman Threatens Officer: ‘I Am Going to Eat Your Face Off’
Lubbock police officers arrested a woman on Friday, September 17th, after she allegedly threatened an officer.
Authorities Arrest One Fugitive and Two Sex Offenders on Texas’ Top 10 Most Wanted
Three men on Texas' Most Wanted list are in custody after arrests made in early September 2021.
San Diego Man Accused of Travelling from California to Texas to Murder Boyfriend
A San Diego, California man is accused of murdering his boyfriend in Hale County in West Texas.
Police: Lubbock Woman Beats Boyfriend With Car Jack, Hits Him With Car
A Lubbock woman was arrested on Tuesday after an incident sparked at the Lubbock County Probation Office, leading to an assault on her boyfriend.
Lubbock Police Release Body Cam Video of Saturday’s Water Fight Incident
The Lubbock Police Department has released the body cam video of the two officers who responded to calls during a water gun/balloon fight Saturday afternoon.
Pres. Trump, Senator Ted Cruz & More React to Santa Fe High School Shooting
Ten people were killed in a Santa Fe, Texas high school shooting that occurred Friday, May 18. Several politicians released comments concerning the shooting.
Authorities Identity Body of Woman Found in a Ditch in Southwestern Castro County
The identity of a woman's body found in Castro County has been released.
Texas Tech Faculty Were Aboard the Flight That Made Emergency Landing After Engine Explosi…
Faculty members of the Texas Tech College of Education were on the Southwest Airlines flight that made an emergency landing Tuesday morning due to engine failure.
University Medical Center Becomes First Magnet Hospital in West Texas
University Medical Center has become the first Magnet hospital in West Texas.
Abilene Man Sentenced to 1 Month in Jail, 10 Years of Probation for Child Pornography
An Abilene man has been sentenced to one month in jail and 10 years of probation after pleading guilty to child pornography charges.