Blake Brannon

Blake Brannon

Sports Anchor/Multimedia Journalist

Biloxi, MS

Blake Brannon was born and raised in Panama City, Florida, and started his career as a reporter and producer at WJHG/WECP in Panama City Beach in 2017.

He joins the WLOX team as a Weekend Sports Anchor/MMJ and is excited to stay on the Gulf Coast.

While at WJHG he worked in news and sports and covered everything from an active shooter situation, Category 5 Hurricane Michael, as well as the COVID-19 Pandemic. He also won a Florida AP award for his coverage of Hurricane Michael in 2018.

Blake comes from a family of football coaches and is an avid fan of the Florida State Seminoles. In his free time, you can find him playing music, catching a movie, or taking a breather on the beach.

Recent Articles by Blake

  Stone County teen takes the mound for ‘inspirational’ game just two days after death of his dad

  Mississippi Gulf Coast men’s tennis looking to make big impact in national tournament

  Pearl River baseball preps to host Region 23 tournament

  Stone High honors athletic director Kevin Conard after sudden passing

  Eight sign with four-year programs from Pearl River baseball

  Hancock, Long Beach take home MHSAA Girls Golf State Championships

  Athletes from across South Mississippi compete in 6A State track meet

  Gulf Coast Monarchy preparing for season opener

  Vancleave’s Chonteze Franklin signs with Belhaven University

  Antonia Bryant signs with Southwest Mississippi Community College

Pearl River men’s basketball misses cut for national tournament

  St. Stanislaus E-Sports team competing with those across state and country

  Pearl River men’s basketball claims back-to-back MACCC titles

  Battle at the Beach day 3 (3/13/21)

  Looking back at COVID’s impact on local sports

Poplarville’s Khalid Moore commits to Mississippi State

  High school basketball state semi-finals (3/3/21)

  Local junior colleges easing crowd capacity restrictions

  Grace Baptist Academy brings home national title

  Boys basketball MHSAA playoff scores and highlights (Round three)

Mississippi State gets revenge over Ole Miss

  Kenneth Long named interim head softball coach for Mississippi Gulf Coast

  LSU can’t miss in win over Auburn

  Sarah Thomas reflects on NFL season and her historic Super Bowl appearance

  Mississippi State falls to Vanderbilt

  Ole Miss basketball nabs fourth-straight win

Playoff basketball schedules adjusted due to weather

  LSU upsets #16 Tennessee at home

  Lady Admirals take home district championship in basketball

  St. Stanislaus brings home 11th state title