Amanda Ruiz

Amanda Ruiz started at KCBD in late Dec. 2017. She is excited to be in Lubbock and to be a part of such a news-driven team. Coming from a long way from home, New York, she is eager to see what Texas will have in store for her. She graduated from Penn State University with a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Political Science.

Recent Articles by Amanda

  Midland girl first diagnosed with AFM, actually with ADEM

Husband’s love drives need to find kidney for wife

Residents fed up with 10-inch potholes on county roads

Lubbock ISD lays out $130 million bond to improve student safety

Salvation Army offers GED classes to Lubbock’s homeless

Increase in rain bringing increase in potholes to Lubbock County

Cold and rainy weather taking toll on cotton crop

Thieves steal $3,000 worth of 8-year-old’s medicine off Lubbock porch

South Plains College group tags monarch butterflies for research

WWII Veterans offered ‘flight of a lifetime’

Wolfforth explains water process in wake of positive E. Coli test

Vietnam war heroes and best friends reunite after 48 years

Teens create fundraiser, benefit concert at just 17 years old

Mother warns parents to watch children after daughter was approached by suspicious man

Fans asked to wear white for Celebrate Cotton game

Council considers the future of Lubbock libraries

South Plains Fire Academy takes extra step to remember fallen firefighters

South Plains Food Bank looking for volunteers to harvest apples

Neighbors rally to memorialize Tech Terrace explosion victim

Reagor-Dykes customer receives title application after 3 months of silence