Joyce Philippe

Joyce Philippe joined the WLOX News team in September 2017. As a news reporter/multimedia journalist, she covers everything from feature stories to breaking news in South Mississippi. Before working on-air, she got her start in the business as one of the station’s digital content producers. Joyce was born and raised in South Florida and a graduate of Florida State University. While in school, she balanced classwork with her internships at WCTV in Tallahassee and WFLA in Tampa. She also hosted a weekly talk show at WFSU, Tallahassee’s public television station. Joyce is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists. In her spare time, she can be found feeling the burn at the gym, exploring the Coast or anywhere there is good food. Joyce has passion for storytelling on different platforms and being a student of the world around her. Any story ideas? Feel free to reach out to her at or on social media.

Recent Articles by Joyce

  FDA proposes stricter rules on e-cigarettes to keep them away from minors

'A change is gonna come:’ Loved ones remember the life of Imani Rogers at balloon release

  Moss Point parents voice concerns about transparency at school board meeting

  Mixed feelings in Gulfport as city moves forward with 2% sales tax

  Fishing for Trash strives to keep the Pascagoula River clean

  Tattoo artists celebrate self-expression at Due South Tattoo and Art Expo

  South Mississippi pastor has 30 days to find a kidney donor

  Masqueraders celebrate Mardi Gras at the Pass Christian parade

  43rd annual Krewe of Diamondhead parade rolls in Hancock County

  Mardi Gras celebration rolls through Ocean Springs during annual night parade

  'Why me?" Bay business owner warns others after vehicle fire leads to arson investigation

  Experience is key at Krewe of Nereids parade

  BBQ Throwdown and Festival brings those hungry for food and fun

  Krewe of Little Rascals marches through downtown Pascagoula

  Community helps Ruth’s Roots garden rebuild after vandalism

  George County prison trying to ease burden of staffing shortage

  Air Force Reserves 403rd Wing promotes members to new ranks

  ‘We’re in a shoot out, Biloxi!’ Dispatch audio reveals details of Wednesday’s high-speed chase

  Center for Nonviolence offers protection for domestic violence victims

  Authorities identify driver shot, killed by troopers during high-speed police chase