Katie Main

Katie Main

Reporter

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.

Education:

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

Recent Articles by Katie

  Plainview non-profit gives free wigs to people with cancer

  Master plan for McAlister Park revealed

  Equine-assisted therapy group receives new building thanks to Mueller, Texas Country Reporter

  Friends, principal respond to loss of New Deal teen who died in accidental shooting

  Lubbock ISD Crime Line rewards student for information leading to arrests

  Texas Tech releases annual campus crime statistics report

  Recent rain delays cotton production

  Local non-profit offering hunting, fishing trips to prevent veteran suicides

Community meets police chief finalists at reception

  Congressman Arrington remembers the life and legacy of E.J. Holub

  Lubbock business woman gives back in honor of friend who gave her a kidney

  Coronado students continue tradition, making sure students feel included during homecoming week

  Attacks in Saudi Arabia raising West Texas gas prices

  Crucial need for volunteers to give foster children a voice in the courtroom

  Lubbock Meals on Wheels expands to Wolfforth thanks to grant from Bayer Fund

  TEA Commissioner visits Dunbar to see program aiming to turn school around

  Bahamian Tech students working to send aid to victims of Hurricane Dorian

  Lubbock gun stores report increase in sales, carry class enrollment since Midland-Odessa shootings

  New Texas DWI law gives first-time offenders a chance to defer

  New no re-entry rule at Tech football games due to alcohol sales

  H-E-B to bring jobs, competition to Lubbock

  Lubbock County Commissioners to expand Medical Examiner search to physicians

Local law enforcement hit by vehicle burglaries

  Berl Huffman Athletic Complex renovations well underway in time for fall season

  Plainview citizens call for reform at animal shelter

  Police use media, Crime Line to identify third person of interest in Celestino Rodriguez case

  Frenship ISD introduces new curriculum to build character and leadership

  Helping your child deal with back to school anxiety

‘Business as usual’ for county regarding new hemp laws

  Texas Tech professor says parent involvement linked to student success in the classroom