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

  Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s vehicle registration waiver expires Wednesday

  Healthcare workers at UMC in Lubbock reflect on year of pandemic

  Pay it Forward: Combs family helps bring domestic violence awareness to Lubbock area

Lubbock homeowners may see property tax increase this year

  Lubbock businesses team up for Red Raider Fans

  Fans heartbroken after news of Chris Beard’s departure from Texas Tech University

  Tail of survival & rescue: mother dog digs tunnels under cedar trees to survive winter storm

  Honoring, Remembering 12 Lubbock area Medal of Honor recipients on Medal of Honor Day

  United donates $75K to Alström Angels for Milestones Development & Play Park Project

  Pay it Forward: Surprising a Seminole middle school coach

City of Lubbock to survey public online about wants at ‘downtown civic park’

  32nd Annual Hospice of Lubbock’s Mayors’ beans & cornbread luncheon doubles funds raised compared to last year

  Lubbock ISD superintendent talks about masks, events at schools

  Retired Colonel of Army Band visits Frenship Middle School students

  Pay It Forward: Lubbock ISD teacher nominated after ‘hard’ year on family

  Team Luke Hope for Minds fundraiser event to bring awareness to brain injury awareness month

  Rep. Arrington talks lessons from winter storm, criticism for ERCOT and praise for Lubbock response to COVID-19

  Shallowater Farmers hosting year round events to promote visitors to small town

  Pay It Forward: Giving back to a Lubbock ISD teacher

  Texas Tech University to train rescue dogs to help farmers detect pests, invasive species

  Lubbock businesses impacted by rolling blackouts, winter weather

Lubbock Plumber shares tips for homeowners

  Lubbock Slim Chickens offering special Valentines chicken and waffles

  Salvation Army Lubbock prepares for extreme cold weather

  Pay It Forward: Helping mother, daughter in Wolfforth

  Lubbock grocery stores prepare for Super Bowl game

  Lubbock’s Veterans of Foreign Wars honors new member in special ceremony

  Pay it Forward: Surprising teacher at Lubbock ISD

  Lubbock Lions Club going virtual for 69th annual Pancake Festival

  City of Lubbock still doing food health inspections despite COVID-19 pandemic