Jessica Babb

Jessica Babb joined the KEZI 9 News team as a news reporter in January of 2018.

Title: Reporter

Jessica Babb joined the KEZI 9 News team as a news reporter in January of 2018. Before joining KEZI 9 News, she interned at KWTX in Waco, Texas, and WJLA in Washington D.C., where she helped cover the 2016 Presidential election.
Jessica graduated from Baylor University with degrees in Journalism and Political Science. While at Baylor, Jessica worked as the broadcast managing editor for Lariat TV News, where she covered the inauguration and Women's March in Washington D.C., a Presidential primary debate, and the Twin Peaks trials.

A native Texan from a military family, Jessica is a proud Baylor Bear, football fan, and dog lover.

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Recent Posts by Jessica Babb

PenFed employees upset about relocation

PedFed said the transition will happen over the next few months.

Cigarette likely cause of fire at Eugene home, officials say

Firefighters were also able to salvage some personal photos belonging to the man living in the home and return them to him.

2 people killed in motorcycle crash in Springfield

The crash is still under investigation and if you have any information you are asked to contact police.

Two people hospitalized after house fire in Coos Bay

Damage is estimated to be around $80,000.

Rising Star: July 7

Rising Star athletes announced.

Tree vandalized in Eugene

Officials said the tree would not survive.

Community members in Eugene protest conditions at detention centers

Wade said the protest remained peaceful throughout the two hours it went on.

Rising Star: June 29

Rising Star athletes announced.

Driver cited for DUII after crash in Lane County

Police said the driver was taken to the hospital.

Rising Star: June 23

Rising Star athletes announced.

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