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 agencies prepare for various disasters in city-wide drill

  Soldier returns from Afghanistan to meet daughter, born last week

  Not guilty by reason of insanity: explained following George Bradley verdict

  United implements purchase limit on illness prevention products

  Candidates for Lubbock, Hale county commissioner await results of provisional and mail in ballots

  Local artist raising money to create a community art center to promote artists of color

  Three Texas Tech cheerleaders featured on Netflix series: Cheer

  Lubbock Northwest Little League faces uncertainty

  Texas PTA statewide effort to educate on the dangers of teen vaping

  Lubbock veteran remembers Iwo Jima 75 years later

  TTU assistant professor: Analyzing data from West Texas earthquakes may help scientists identify possible trends

  Disability Mentoring Day teaches students with disabilities about employment opportunities in Lubbock

  South Plains Council of Boy Scouts of America will function as normal, despite BSA bankruptcy

  Thousands of Edible Arrangements customers frustrated, not receive their order on Valentine’s Day

  Lubbock Health Department investigates McDonald’s after viral post claims unsanitary conditions

  300 spots still open for Lubbock ISD’s new STEAM magnet school

  Meadow middle schooler shows Grand Champion Steer at Fort Worth Stock Show; Wins $300,000

  TTU extends safety feature at Rip Griffin Park ahead of 2020 baseball season

  Winter weather morning commute crashes nearly half the typical number

  TxDOT pre-treating roads ahead of wintry weather

  Texas Tech community responds to Super Bowl win featuring Mahomes

  Texas Tech cancels study abroad trips to China due to Coronavirus outbreak

  Special Olympics state bowling competition to be hosted in Lubbock for the first time

  Broadway businesses calling for homeless outreach facility to be moved, say it’s a threat to safety and welfare

  Local law enforcement teams up to crack down on speeding in Lubbock

  Law enforcement agencies collaborating to address school safety and juvenile crime

  3 Lubbock County children abused or neglected each day

  Family mourns loss of 10-month-old stuffed in backpack

  Voice of Hope sees an increase in sexual violence cases in 2019

  Coffee shop provides profits and a platform for organizations doing good in Lubbock