Katie Main

Katie Main


Lubbock, TX

Katie Main became part of the KCBD team in December 2018. She is excited to continue living and working in her college town.

Katie was born and raised in Cypress, Texas and grew up watching Houston-area news before moving to Lubbock to pursue higher education. She graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in Journalism and a minor in Electronic Media & Communications.

During her time at Tech, Katie discovered a passion for local news. Through internships and participation in the student newscast, she found interest in stories about local government and community issues that affect everyday people.

She is excited to continue meeting and telling the stories of people in Lubbock.


  • Texas Tech University - Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, minor in Electronic Media & Communications

Recent Articles by Katie

Lubbock celebrates Juneteenth

  Abbott signs bill requesting the study of possible extension of I-27

  Texas Tech student recounts terrifying hit and run

  Independent film “Marfa” being filmed in Plainview, Lockney

  Despite rumors, Mae Simmons Pool is not being shut down

  Family seeking answers one year after hit-and-run death of Daniel Hernandez

  Lubbock family accepts French Legion of Honor on behalf of father who served on D-Day

  Lubbock artist illustrates history through murals

  Body of Lubbock soldier returned home with full military honors

  Isaiah Lara: “I can get through anything now”

  Governor Abbott Appoints Texas Tech Students to Board of Regents

  Lubbock Animal Services explains animal drop-off policy

  LPD Negotiator speaks on diffusing situations following potential suicide this morning

  Senate Bill 194 “Holli’s Bill” passes with unanimous support

  Second graders forgo end of year party to help classmate with leukemia

  Owner of vandalized car arrested in TTU Final Four riots

  Voice of Hope combats sex trafficking through education

  Lubbock man to appear on History Channel’s “Alone” next month

  Tech professor explains China tariff war impact on price of local goods

  U.S. China trade negotiations impacts West Texas cotton industry

  UMC Mass Casualty bus used more than just during major incidents

  LEDA highlights surge of new business downtown during National Economic Development Week

  Tech says person yelling racial slur not student

  Lubbock non-profit offers eye exams and hope

  Texas Tech study on stakeholder acceptance of gun violence interventions

  Shallowater holds town hall meeting to discuss future of EMS

  Veteran dances to bring joy to Lubbock drivers

  UMC works to define lockdown protocol in ER following shooting in Seagraves

  Family looking for stem cell donors to cure three year old’s sickle cell anemia

  Texas Tech theatre students producing play to benefit Grace Campus