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

  Cook Road connector gets official kickoff with hopes of economic growth

  Pascagoula Police on the Grinch’s trail to teach a valuable lesson

  Coast hotels hoping to catch some Georgia fans headed to Sugar Bowl

  Former Seashore Mission pastoral director finds new path in restaurant business

  Last of three MSU Head Start programs opens in D’Iberville

  Diamondhead celebrates community and Christmas

  Stay security savvy when holiday shopping

Busy corridor in Wiggins repaired just in time for Christmas

  SBA opens disaster assistance loan office for victims of May floods in Stone County

  It’s Christmas tree harvest time at Gartman’s Tree Farm

  Casino sportsbooks enjoy a strong Thanksgiving thanks to Egg Bowl and Saints

  Back Bay Mission gives coast veteran special Thanksgiving

  Biloxi unveils Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

  Biloxi Fire Station 10 open for business

  Coast shoppers getting early start on Thanksgiving meal preps

  Moss Point couple back in house nearly a year after bat invasion

  Gulfport breaks ground on new fire station in Orange Grove

  American Heart Association amps up fight against e-cigarettes and vaping

  Businesses on Daniel Boulevard excited about Gulfport road extension project

  Lack of volunteers put D’Iberville cold-weather shelter in ‘critical crisis moment’

  Businesses stock up in preparation for first cold-weather blast

  Oyster festival in Biloxi a celebration of an enduring culture

  AFRH Veterans Day Open House brings out patriots and pride

  Harrison County Sheriff’s Office to launch cold-case web page to help solve Kimberly Watts’ murder case

  Long Beach celebrates Veterans Day early with festival and parade

  Families rush to tag their trees for Christmas

  First lady Deborah Bryant makes farewell tour stop in Gulfport

  MSU Head Start program opens in Gulfport

Timing of spotted sea trout releases especially important

  Swim In for Autism creates a fun zone for families