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

  Saint Francis Ministries in ‘dire need’ of foster families

  WATCH: Lubbock declared regional hub, expecting 8,000 vaccine doses next week

  Pay it Forward: Lubbock woman nominates her father-in-law

  Bandmates remember late musician and friend Brad Moore

  Pay It Forward: Alamo Barbershop in Lubbock

  City of Lubbock Health Department holds another Moderna COVID-19 vaccination clinic

  City of Lubbock Health Department waiting on next round of vaccine distribution for group 1B

  Pay it Forward: Helping one Lubbock family before Christmas

  Pay it Forward: Morris Safe house in Lubbock

  PETS Clinic, Open Door Lubbock partner to provide for victims of sex trafficking and their emotional support animals

  Pay It Forward: 3 teaching assistants at Lubbock ISD school nominated for hard work

  Lubbock Chamber joining program to distribute COVID testing kits to small businesses

  Latest unemployment rate in Lubbock, across South Plains

  City of Lubbock discusses vaccine, changes to CDC’s quarantine guidelines in virtual COVID-19 news conference

  Pay it Forward: Helping a Lubbock Veteran’s widow with home repairs

Pay It Forward: Surprising shoppers with a holiday turkey and ham

  Pay It Forward: Helping a Lubbock baker after Pandemic impacts business

  Look inside new medical tents at University Medical Center

  Tour inside state-provided medical tent at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock

  Covenant reports one child death from COVID-19 complications

  Lubbock woman awake, recovering after being shot by husband

Lubbock man severely burned after bizarre accident

The City of Lubbock: COVID safety tips for Halloween

  WATCH: Covenant healthcare workers report from front lines of COVID-19 pandemic

  Pay It Forward: Lubbock’s Little Blue Trailer

  State of Texas addressing concerns about nursing homes during COVID-19

  City of Lubbock talks about COVID outbreaks in local nursing homes

  McGavock Nissan Lubbock donates $15,000 to families of fallen, injured first responders

  Pay it Forward: Helping a Lubbock man diagnosed with stage IV cancer in several areas of body

  Comedian, Writer & Director Steve Byrne talks about ‘The Opening Act’ movie showing in Lubbock theatre