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

  Virginia College student wonders about her next step

Scholar Athlete of the Week: Luc Jackson, Pass Christian Soccer

Work underway on Point Cadet boardwalk

License plate recognition cameras could be coming to Biloxi

Voters in Waveland go to the polls next week to select a mayor

Donations needed to help homeless deal with cold weather

South Mississippi Strong: Coast trainer turns life low point into inspiration

Piece of Biloxi history uncovered under Howard Ave.

Shoppers and retailers preparing for extended holiday shopping season

Gulfport Mayor part of national effort to improve first responders communication

Advocates for sexual assault victims react to bridge rape arrest

Toys for Tots pulling back in Jackson County

Details released in proposed Margaritaville expansion

Gulfport Fire Dept. welcomes 16 new firefighters

Rising homeless population has some Biloxi residents concerned

Volunteers prepare 1,500 lbs. of BBQ for Coast charity

Overtime Sports owner brings MGM Park sign into compliance following violation letter

Ivanka Trump visits Gulfport for childhood education discussion

Coast Crime Lab could start performing autopsies soon and help relieve state’s backlog

Suspicious man arrested on campus of Ocean Springs school