Brandy McGill

Brandy McGill

Multimedia Journalist

Biloxi, MS

Brandy McGill joined the WLOX News Team in December of 2019 after graduating from The University of Southern Mississippi.

Brandy grew up in Hattiesburg, MS where she attended North Forrest High School. In high school, she was active with student media when she became a member of the digital media program where she shot, directed, and edited short films.

Brandy interned at WDAM News 7 in Moselle, MS where she learned about producing and reporting.

Outside of work, Brandy has a passion for being a mom to her son. Whenever she has any extra time on her hands, she enjoys shopping and exercising.


Recent Articles by Brandy

Harrison County supervisors outline need for new fire station in Tradition

  Long Beach School District says “Goodbye” to assigned days for in-person learning

  New senior living visitation guidelines announced by Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services

  Black female country trio from South Mississippi on the rise

  “It could’ve been worse.” Jackson County families describe Hurricane Sally’s impact

Linemen crews out working to restore power across Jackson County

  City of Gautier fighting for funding to build up low-lying areas

  South Mississippians load up on sandbags in response to Tropical Storm Sally

  North Bay Civitan Club collects teddy bears for first responders emergency use

  Things you should know entering flu season during COVID-19 pandemic

  New development coming to downtown Gulfport

  Bay-Waveland students ready to return to school after delayed start

  Diamondhead man ends alligator season satisfied with 12-foot catch

  VFW shows officers and first responders appreciation with free BBQ

  ’Let us vote’ is the message for the ’Trump Land Parade’

  Labor Day weekend travelers describe the beach as a safe place during pandemic

  Chadwick Boseman’s death motivates Gulfport colon cancer survivor to share his story

  Boat safety reminders to follow before hitting the water

  Long time elementary school custodian plays key role during COVID-19 pandemic

  Ocean Springs Yacht Club host regatta in remembrance of Katrina

100 Women DBA shines light on Hurricane Katrina’s 15-year-anniversary

  Gulf Coast prepared to help neighboring states in response to Hurricane Laura’s landfall

  Gulfport High Robotics team builds device for a Morgan Freeman film

Gulfport schools conduct 60% day in response to storms

  Boat owners prep to save boats in response to tropical weather ahead

  Part-time muralist receives $500 Mississippi Art Commission grant for supplies

  Pearl River Community College students return to campus

  Mississippi voters must qualify to vote absentee for upcoming presidential election

Bay St. Louis to seek RESTORE Act funds to grow downtown parking

  Beverly Hills visual artist finds inspiration on Gulf Coast