Jacob Helker

Jacob Helker joined NewsChannel10 in 2018 as a Digital Content Producer. He was raised in Panhandle and moved to Amarillo to attend college at West Texas A&M University, where he studied Broadcast Journalism and Electronic Media, and served as a Digital Assistant for the WTAMU newspaper, The Prairie. He began his news career as a news photographer and a news video editor at KAMR-TV in Amarillo. A true information addict, Jacob spends his spare time digging for the latest breaking stories, binging on Netflix and recording a film podcast with his best friends. Have a story idea? Send it over to jhelker@newschannel10.com.

Recent Articles by Jacob

  Amarillo City Council cancels meeting in observance of Thanksgiving

Amarillo College holding open house for occupational therapy students

NewsChannel10 partnering with Coffee Memorial Blood Center for Holiday Blood Drive

This Weekend in the Panhandle

Panhandle Community services hosting Festival of Trees gala

Panhandle PBS presents screening of documentary on Native American impact in pop music

2 physicians from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center to be honored

United Way, 2-1-1 partnering for tours of community service agencies

Dancing West Texas A&M band member goes viral on Facebook

New OPSU scholarship gives incentive to future educators

League of Women Voters hosting program on history of Amarillo Barrio

School/business delays and closings for Monday, Nov. 12

Shooting in Amarillo leaves 1 dead, 1 arrested

Semi wreck closes US-54 east of US-287

Fun, fun, fun: Beach Boys making a splash into Amarillo

West Amarillo house fire causes around $65k in damage

Ascension Academy producing showing of ‘The Outsiders’

Workforce Solutions Panhandle holding 6th annual job fair for veterans

Special Delivery Adoption Agency holding fundraiser for National Adoption Month

Xcel Energy announces partnership with Google