Julie Castaneda

Julie Castaneda

Lubbock, TX

Julie grew up in Shallowater, Texas. She joined KCBD in August 2018 after working two years in Midland as a news producer. She graduated from Texas Tech University in May of 2016 with her Bachelors in Broadcast Journalism. She also graduated with an Associate of Arts degree from South Plains College. Julie has a daughter, Lanna. They like to read books, watch movies, dance and spend time with friends and family.


  • Texas Tech University, South Plains College

Recent Articles by Julie

Texas Tech University to train rescue dogs to help farmers detect pests, invasive species

City of Lubbock discusses vaccine, changes to CDC’s quarantine guidelines in virtual COVID-19 news conference

Tour inside state-provided medical tent at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock

State of Texas addressing concerns about nursing homes during COVID-19

WATCH: Lubbock ‘dangerously close’ to being shut down by governor as hospitals fill with COVID patients

TTU football donates shoes to help Amherst teen get service dog

Amherst teen with cerebral palsy holds shoe drive to obtain a service dog

TABC offering bars, breweries a chance to reclassify and reopen

Lubbock dog parade brings smiles to residents in nursing, rehabilitation facilities

Lubbock spectators celebrate first responders at B-1 flyover

Second grade class shows up to support classmate, adopted after 3 years in foster care

New TABC permit allows third party delivery of alcoholic beverages to Texas customers

Texas peanut producers give tour about peanut crops in West Texas

New UIL rules will require physicals for marching band students