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
Edible Arrangements customers across the country, including some in Lubbock, are expressing their frustration with the company after they did not receive the orders they placed that were supposed to be delivered on Valentine’s Day.
A Facebook post claiming unsanitary conditions at the McDonald’s on South Loop 289 near University Ave. went viral, and now the owner of the store has released a statement following an inspection by the City of Lubbock Environmental Health Department.
Just 100 students have applied and been accepted to commander William C. McCool Academy, Lubbock ISD’s new steam magnet school. That means there is still space for 300 students to attend the academy this fall.
Loop 289, Marsha Sharp Freeway and I-27 have all been treated with a brine solution and crews continue to work on US 84 and US 6282. TxDOT said they started preparing early to make sure all of their equipment is functional and they are ready to respond.
Business owners are expressing their concern about the location of a homeless outreach center in Lubbock. It is a part of Open Door, a church located in the South Overton neighborhood, just south of Broadway Avenue.
A family is distraught and a man is facing capital murder charges after he told police he stuffed his girlfriend’s 10-month-old child into a backpack and left her in his car for more than five hours on Tuesday.
The leader of one Lubbock congregation said his church has around 30 people involved in their life safety team. He said his hope is that it never has to be used, but if a situation like the one near Fort Worth were to happen, they want to be sure their congregation is safe.
A woman is performing random acts of kindness that are reaching people across the country. It is in honor of a 19-year-old Texas Tech student who was killed by a drunk driver in February at the intersection of Slide Road and 13th Street.
The historic move to impeach President Donald Trump has many people now asking what is next.Many people, when they hear the word “impeachment,” think the president will immediately be removed from office. But, that is not the case.