Tristan Ruppert

Tristan Ruppert


Biloxi, MS

Tristan Ruppert is a multi-media journalist for WLOX News Now. He's a graduate of Ole Miss, and lives in Ocean Springs.

Recent Articles by Tristan

  New Gulfport police chief answers community’s questions

  $1.6 million dollar project causing tension in Gulfport

  Five new names proposed as district moves to change Jeff Davis Elementary’s name

  Ocean Springs High finds new opponent for homecoming game through social media

  Lucedale Fair lights up the midway but COVID precautions are in place

  South Mississippi small businesses banking on holiday boom

  Long Beach takes center stage for day two of Cruisin’ the Coast

  Masks still required in salons, casinos; Restrictions on restaurants adjusted

  MGCCC cuts the ribbon on new student union, breaks ground on new arena

  South Mississippi Strong: Pascagoula coach finds, shares strength in a dark time

  'You’ve got to take every storm serious’: Officials warn against complacency after close call with Sally

  Coast firefighters prepare for Hurricane Sally

  Return of football brings big bucks to Coast sportsbooks

  Coast counties and municipalities applying for CARES ACT money

  Long waits at the DMV hopefully becoming a thing of the past

  Mississippi Aquarium opens with VIP ribbon cutting, reception

  Community coming together to provide Hurricane Laura relief

  State Department of Health providing free COVID-19 testing to teachers

  Fall sports resume with crowd limits in place

  Musicians get creative to keep playing during pandemic

  House Bill 1806 bringing bonuses to 23,000 teachers in the state

  Governor Reeves issues new crowd restrictions for the month of August

  Gulfport Job Corps Center may be redeveloping soon

  Gulfport School District displays transparency to calm COVID concern

  Flowers of Love: Ocean Springs woman boosts spirits by sending virtual bouquets

  Jackson Co. group rallies to honor law enforcement

  Coast athletes hope to start their season in the face of COVID-19

  All students in George County now set to return on Aug. 17

  ‘Our district has failed us': Parents plead for Harrison County to push back first day of school

  Pascagoula-Gautier School District postpones return to school by two days