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

  Pass Christian shrimpers really needed Blessing of the Fleet

  Newly restored tomb honors ‘Hero of Cat Island’ and descendants

  Youth baseball tournament spreading the wealth throughout Coast

  Try Transit Day provides a lift in more ways than one

  New Keesler AFB main gate making progress but existing businesses taking hit

  South Mississippi Strong: Eddie Holmes puts the pedals to the metal with Gulf Coast Bicycle Club

  Pier Walk collects food for the needy, honors fathers everywhere

  Capital murder suspect in 2015 shooting pleads guilty, avoids death row sentence

  Repaving of Highway 90 causing traffic issues in Biloxi

  Blood drive for injured George County teen a way to pay it forward

  Billfish Classic takes a hit with bad weather, fresh water intrusion

  Chandyfest rocks downtown Gulfport for fourth year

  33rd Avenue building renovation getting back on track for Job Corps Center

  Coast veterans honored during trip to World War II Museum

  New occupational cancer law for first responders still has a battle ahead

  Crawdads & Candidates lets voters meet politicians face to face

  Nine-year-old back playing basketball thanks to Harrison County deputies

  Ingalls honors Master Shipbuilders for long-term dedication

  Restoration makes Ship Island whole and the coastline safer

  As temperatures rise, so do the chances for serious health problems

  Memorial Day Blowout more than roaring engines and burning rubber

  Last day at Gaston Point Elementary a bittersweet moment

  Gulfport city council gets serious about Courthouse Road dips

  13-year-old Gulfport boy charged as an adult in shooting of two girls

  Coast barbecue team wins world championship at Memphis in May competition

  Boat Safety Week warns boaters as Memorial Day weekend approaches

  Wooden boat show provides floating history lessons

  Grandson of slain Biloxi officer given plaque by his school

  Harrison County senior fishing event a good way to socialize

  Luncheon to honor Gulfport police a welcome gesture after difficult week