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. His work has been published regionally and nationally in such newspapers as the Washington Post, Philadelphia Inquirer and Miami Herald. Mike has a master's degree in mass communications and also teaches journalism at Tulane University's Mississippi Coast campus. In addition, Mike has been working in performing arts for 30 years and has been an acting teacher/coach for nearly a decade. He is also a writer, director and performer with several murder mystery dinner theater companies. He is married to Carol Lacy, and they have a son, Blake.

Recent Articles by Mike

  Crawfish supply down and prices up, but season has time to rebound

Second Liners parade keeps the neighborhood friendly tradition

Spending bill keeps government open and Pass restaurant happy

Gollott’s impact as senator will be felt long after he retires

Scams create flood of alerts from South Mississippi agencies

Gulf Coast Winter Classics horse competition goes from trot to full gallop

Dangerous Hancock County intersection may get a traffic light

Body found in Pass Christian Harbor, police say

High-speed chase puts D’Iberville neighborhood at risk

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

Saints fans have anti-Super Bowl party in Ocean Springs

Sports betting going strong, but Saints absence may keep the party attendance low

Jackson County cemetery drawing angry criticism from families

Harrison County import deals getting even sweeter

UPDATE: Driver in I-10 standoff now facing more charges

Uzbekistan military leaders enjoy Gulf Coast nature while in town training

Operation BBQ Relief helps feed furloughed workers

Potential repaving project in Gulfport community means more than a smooth ride

Biloxi down to seven miles of roads to fix, but that’s little comfort to those still in the mess

MDOT Highway 90 repaving project behind schedule