Hugh Keeton

Hugh Keeton arrived at WLOX in 2015. Hugh is a co-anchor for the WLOX evening newscasts. Although Hugh moved to South Mississippi from Springfield, Missouri, he’s no stranger to the Magnolia State. He grew up in the small North Mississippi town of Iuka, and later attended Ole Miss. Before coming to WLOX, Hugh spent most of his career covering sports. He worked as a Sports Anchor in Springfield, Missouri; Lafayette, Louisiana; Huntsville, Alabama and Greenville, Mississippi. Hugh also served as Morning News Anchor at KSPR in Springfield. He’s had the opportunity to report from some of the most exciting and biggest sporting events in the nation. Hugh has covered the World Series, BCS National Championship Game, Final Four and Super Bowls including the Saints remarkable championship run in 2009. He's also been honored with multiple awards for reporting excellence. Hugh and his wife, Danielle, along with their three children are happy to call South Mississippi home. Hugh and his family love spending time outdoors and exploring all that the Mississippi Coast has to offer.

Recent Articles by Hugh

  Governor Phil Bryant declares Feb. 28 Rare Disease Day in Mississippi

Hundreds of students head to Mississippi Capitol to talk about gifted education

Food truck interest on the rise in Long Beach: Push underway to allow mobile vendors

Long Beach exploring harbor expansion

Oil spill settlement recipients receive tax notice on payments before receiving money

King Cake taste testing also brings in food donations

Developer moving Long Beach casino plans forward

“She was everybody’s mama.” Pascagoula remembers young mother killed in tragic shooting

Scam Alert: Be aware of call claiming to be from Social Security

Sheriff’s office investigating after bicyclist hit by vehicle

Long Beach casino a step closer to becoming reality, residents react

Gulfport highlights landmarks and attractions with new signs

Pharmaceutical manufacturer expands Gulfport operation creating new jobs

Study credits Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport for $299 million economic impact

In State of the City address, Pascagoula mayor promises tax cuts

Gulf Coast community coming together to feed furloughed federal workers

Furloughed federal worker using time away from work to help others

When temperatures drop, a South Mississippi woman steps up to help the homeless

Hundreds of fentanyl units seized in Hancock County

Prendergast named new police chief in Waveland