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WLOX-TV: Through the Years

WLOX-TV has been The Station for South Mississippi since signing on the air for the first time in the fall of 1962.

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Bill Snyder

A familiar face has returned to WLOX as Bill Snyder rejoins the team as one of our Multi-Media Journalists.

Desirae Duncan

Desirae Duncan is a native of Kentucky and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Kentucky with a degree in journalism.

Taren Reed

Taren Reed joins the WLOX News Now team from across the state line in Mobile.

Ray Price

Before coming to South Mississippi, Ray Price worked for the New Orleans Pelicans, and Crimestoppers of New Orleans.

Meggan Gray

Meggan Gray was born and raised right here in South Mississippi, growing up in Gulfport. Now Meggan co-anchors Good Morning Mississippi from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.

Dave Ryan

With a passion for news and storytelling, Dave began his career as a journalist in the Army.

Mike Lacy

Mike Lacy was a print journalist for 37 years before joining the WLOX team. Most of his career he spent as a writer, editor and page designer at the Sun Herald newspaper.

Doug Walker

Doug Walker was the Assignment Manager at WLOX for 20 years, beginning in 1989, but has since gone back to his reporting roots. He also co-hosts WLOX News This Week, a weekly news magazine show with Dave Elliott.

Wesley Williams

Wesley is your Gulf Coast guy. Born and raised in New Orleans, schooled in Meteorology in Mobile, Wesley has lived in almost every Gulf Coast state, except Florida.

Carrie Duncan

Carrie Duncan grew up in Starkville, where she went to high school and college. Throughout her career, she has worked hurricanes and other tropical weather.

Jonathan Brannan

If Jonathan looks familiar, it may be because you've already seen him perform on stage or screen. Jonathan sings with the Coast Big Band, and even appeared in the film Pitch Perfect.

Rhonda Weidner

Rhonda came to work as a reporter for WLOX in 1989 and immediately began anchoring the local news cut-ins during Good Morning America.

Karen Abernathy

Karen Abernathy came to WLOX in 1985 as a news anchor. She is also the reporter for our Healthwatch and Backstage reports.

David Elliott

David Elliott is the only WLOX News personality that is on the air seven days a week!

Hugh Keeton

Hugh Keeton is a reporter and anchor for WLOX News. He's worked in several states, but grew up in North Mississippi and attended college at Ole Miss.

Patrick Clay

Growing up in Mandeville, Louisiana, Patrick Clay jumped at the chance to return closer to home and work on the Coast.

Eric Jeansonne

Eric knew he wanted to be a meteorologist as early as five-years-old when Hurricane Andrew tracked through his home state of Louisiana.

Renee Johnson

Renee Johnson is the Digital Content Director for WLOX. And while you may not know her, if you're a regular commenter on the WLOX Facebook page, she probably knows you!

Brad Kessie

Brad Kessie has been News Director at WLOX since 2009. Before that, he was the station's senior reporter.