Blair Sabol is a multimedia journalist with a passion for telling the stories that matter to Lubbock and its surrounding communities. Blair graduated from the University of Delaware in 2018 with a degree in Media Communications and Spanish, and along the way won the Adi Patel Award in public affairs reporting.
A native New Yorker with a sense of adventure, Blair moved to the Hub city in November 2019 and has covered several stories from the city's transition to ERCOT, the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and Planned Parenthood's return to Lubbock.
Just before 9 a.m. while on a morning walk near Higginbotham park, Stewart says she noticed a man was following her. She says he tried to grab her, but she escaped near 17th and Salem. Now, wants to warn other people to be aware, knowing they may not be so lucky in a similar situation.
Ahead of the 87th legislative session, Lubbock-based lawmakers are feeling good about the estimated budget. Despite a year of economic crises, they feel confident there is still room to maintain programs passed in previous sessions.