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

Clean up continues at former Villa Town Hotel in Lubbock

Texas Tech University says first home game goes smoothly after new changes implemented

  Levelland community remembers slain dance teacher

  Long time business owner talks about Lubbock’s ‘brutal’ restaurant market

  Lubbock County commissioners take next step in $99.6 million plan to improve county roads

Former paramedic creates effort to help first responders in El Paso after shooting, tours through Lubbock

  Non-profit in Lubbock helping students with back to school clothes

Police actively looking for Slaton man after suspicious disappearance

  Lubbock I.S.D. explains how they chose their back to school supplies

  Texas peanut producers give tour about peanut crops in West Texas

  Bikers donate backpacks to kids at Back to School Bike Run

  Lubbock students take etiquette class at Guadalupe-Parkway Sommerville Centers

  Covenant Health in Lubbock has new video technology to help keep an eye on patients

  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