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.
Sipps Bar and The Gulf Coast Equality Council put on the parking lot party to support the Gulf Coast Association of Pride’s annual event, which helps provide that safe space so many in the LGBTQ community need.
Curley Clark has looked at the state flag more times than many, and what he sees never changes, but the chance of that happening is greater now than it ever has been as the voices against the current flag grow louder and larger.
Casino executives with both MGM Resorts, the parent company to Beau Rivage, and Caesars, the parent company to Harrah’s, say the coronavirus is still a threat, and this mandate is necessary to protect everybody.
Supervisor Kent Jones wants the board to take down the current state flag, which the Harrison County Board of Supervisors has the discretion to do, and remove the Confederate monument that has been standing since 1911.
David Allen, a veteran of the Waveland Police Department and former chief, officially becomes the first full-time investigator on the Coast with the cybercrime division of the Attorney General’s office.
Jakavious Pickett wants to know what can be done to prevent what happened to George Floyd at the hands of the police. He’s not only using his voice, but he’s also using his ability to listen, and he’s found a good partner in Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania.