Mike Lacy

Mike Lacy


Biloxi, MS

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

  Seventeen pets find forever homes in Jackson County Animal Shelter drive

  First Quilts of Valor Foundation ceremony on Coast honors five veterans

  Residents evacuated after fire at Biloxi senior living facility

  MGCCC, MSU sign new academic pathways for applied science and culinary students

  Kratom sales once again targeted and advocates are fighting back

  Gulf Coast Winter Classics back for 22nd year

  Plenty of parties within the party at 45th annual Ocean Springs Elks parade

  Bay High students hear firsthand accounts of Civil Rights movement

Biloxi one step closer to getting indoor shooting range

  Gulfport attorney relieved after DOJ announces prison investigation

  Unclaimed bodies create issues for coroner, taxpayers and funeral homes

  Warmer weather gives some on Coast the itch for spring gardening

  Lizana Mardi Gras Parade feels big when it’s outside your front door

  Gulfport Museum of History getting final touches before grand opening

  State of Biloxi event celebrates a vision that is becoming reality

  Flooding angst in Forest Heights leads to frustration over levee

  Tax companies, clients filing early as IRS kicks off tax season

  Gulf Coast Carnival Association getting float fleet ready to roll

  Developer hopes to bring unique business opportunity to South Mississippi

  South Mississippi Strong: John McFarland works hard and volunteers even harder

  Boys & Girls Clubs youth leaders celebrate first Youth for Unity in honor of MLK Day

  Former Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove passed away

  Fab Lab expands high-tech fun to Harrison County

  Marcus Boudreaux named Biloxi superintendent

Two residents, 3 pets escape burning Gulfport home

  Tesla showing itself in South Mississippi thanks to a few adventurous residents

  Ramage family has 100-year legacy of serving community through recreation

  Critical design stage on old 33rd Avenue school to be finished this month

  Police: Suspect ‘ambushed’ victims, leaving 2 dead and 2 injured

  Investigator searches to identify serial killer victim in Gulfport