Julie Castaneda

Julie Castaneda

Lubbock, TX

Julie grew up in Shallowater, Texas. She joined KCBD in August 2018 after working two years in Midland as a news producer. She graduated from Texas Tech University in May of 2016 with her Bachelors in Broadcast Journalism. She also graduated with an Associate of Arts degree from South Plains College. Julie has a daughter, Lanna. They like to read books, watch movies, dance and spend time with friends and family.


  • Texas Tech University, South Plains College

Recent Articles by Julie

  UMC, Texas Tech University team up to open Children’s Behavioral Health Clinic in Lubbock

  South Plains Food Bank receives new conveyor belt thanks to Texas Tech University professor, students

  Hale County community, Xcel Energy launches Hale Wind Project

  New UIL rules will require physicals for marching band students

  Lubbock County discusses county road damage following storms

  Slaton community raising money for Klemke’s Sausage Hause after devastating fire

  Meadow Army Veteran shares memories of Korean War service

  Southcrest HOTCARS project wins national science competition

  BBQ burglars hit Chopped and Sliced at 50th & Indiana

  Lubbock hosts triathlon, CritterFest Saturday, Sunday

  Lubbock ISD reveals new buses with seat belts, new security features

  Lubbock’s Meals on Wheels expanding their services to Wolfforth

  Evie Mae’s BBQ lends helping hand to The Shack after fire

Alligator found in Lubbock Neighborhood waiting to go to Texas Sanctuary

LP&L updates on installation of smart meters

  Burrows explains what new state budget means for West Texas

  Landmark business burns in large early morning fire in Slaton

  Unique hotel coming to Lubbock pays homage to cotton and music

  Commissioners implement tax increase for Lubbock County Expo Center

  Agencies discuss partnership during 4-day arrest operation

  CMN raises over $1 million in 36th annual Children’s Miracle Network Celebration for UMC

  Lubbock Regional attracts fans from many schools to tailgate, cheer on their teams

  Lubbock County Commissioners start planning for approved road bond tier one upgrades

Lubbock County Commissioners survey road damage after storm

  National Weather Service releases damage survey from EF-2 tornado in Plainview

  Lubbock County roads washed out by flooding

  Lubbock experts advise: How to prepare your car for Memorial Day weekend travel

  Lubbock residents clean up after severe weather

  Specially trained nurses help sex trafficking victims across the South Plains

  One Voice Home in Lubbock to offer help to minors saved from sex trafficking