Rob Snyder is the News & Operations Director for News/Talk 95.1/790, KFYO and Talk 1340 KKAM in Lubbock, Brand Manager for "Pratt on Texas" affiliate News/Talk 1470, KYYW in Abilene and a writer for News/Talk 960, KGKL in San Angelo and News/Talk 1290 in Wichita Falls. During football season, Snyder is the co-host of the West Texas Friday Night Scoreboard Show which is broadcast across more than 50 stations during high school football season. Snyder also contributes news & sports reports to TSN, the Texas State Network, which is heard on Talk 1340 & KFYO. In addition, he has previously served as the CBS Sports Radio and ESPN Radio stringer for Texas Tech Football & Men's Basketball games in Lubbock. Previously, Snyder was the Network Producer for Texas Tech Football & Red Raider Basketball from 2001-2004 with the All Sports Radio Network. A native Texan, Snyder graduated from Klein High School in north suburban Houston. He attended Texas Tech University before joining KFYO & Talk 1340 KKAM in January 2001. You'll hear Snyder anchoring newscasts on KFYO & Talk 1340, and filling in on various talk shows. Have a question or comment? Send an e-mail to: email@example.com
Amended HB2 Property Tax Relief Bill Passes House Committee
The bill, authored by State Rep. Dustin Burrows, of Lubbock, passed the House Ways & Means Committee by an 8-3 margin. Carve outs were created for some entities concerning proposed the 2.5% rollback rate for property tax increases
Texas Elected Officials React to the Release of Muller Report
Congressman Jodey Arrington says Muller Report confirmed what many Americans already thought. Congressman Mac Thornberry also said Congress should move on to different issues.
Texas Tech Baseball Wins First Two Games Against Michigan [PHOTOS]
The teams close out their three game series in Lubbock on Saturday afternoon. Michigan also plays against Stetson Saturday night in Lubbock.
Extension Fever Continues in Houston: Astros to Extend Justin Verlander’s Contract
FOX 26 in Houston reports the extension would be for two years, $66 million; keeping Verlander one of the highest paid pitchers in MLB. Verlander led the Astros to a 2017 World Series title after being traded from Detroit.
Texas Parks and Wildlife Approve Major Changes to Fishing at Lake Alan Henry
The changes for numerous lakes were proposed last month, including removing the length limit for Alabama bass at Lake Alan Henry.
Muleshoe Man Indicted on Kidnapping Charges
Rene Gloria is accused of kidnapping two minors and holding them for ransom, while trying to entice a third minor into illegal sexual activity.
Xcel Energy Wrapping Up Repairs After Wednesday’s Wind Storm
At one point after Wednesday's wind storm, over 136,000 Xcel Energy customers across West Texas and Eastern New Mexico lost power. According to Xcel, it was a record-setting number for any outage event on the regional electrical system.
No Longer Speculation — Beto O’Rourke Is Officially Running for President
The former congressman from El Paso joins an already crowded field seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
Tropical Storm-Force Winds Forecast for the KFYO Listening Area on Wednesday
Starting at 10am on Wednesday, sustained winds will be out of the west at 40 mph, with peak gusts between 60 to 75 mph depending on the region. Blowing dust will also impact driving across West Texas
Texas Tech Red Raider Basketball Clinches Share of Big 12 Regular Season Title
The Red Raiders 80-73 win over Iowa State gives Texas Tech a share of their first-ever Big 12 Conference regular season championship. Jarrett Culver scored a career-high 31 points in the win.