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

  Feel Good Friday: From bear hunts to recreating works of art, Mississippians found ways to keep smiling

  Spring Break event cancellations lead to vacancy signs at Coast hotels

  Social media challenges instituting virtual ways to bring friends together

  Healthcare heroes across Gulf Coast step up to combat COVID-19

  Ocean Springs transitions to online learning in wake of COVID-19 closures

  Bar Owners stepping up and closing down due to COVID-19 concerns

  Carnival cruise liner leaves port as part of routine waste operations

  South Mississippi finds ways to keep busy as they social distance from others

  Ocean Springs businesses downtown finding creative ways to still serve customers

  Casino guests sad but understanding as casinos across the Coast close

  Hotels and casinos still open, providing ‘safest environment possible’

  George County says goodbye to beloved coach after his sudden death

  Biloxi financial advisor talks stock market drop as COVID-19 spreads

  CoastCon returned back to South Mississippi’s shores

  ‘Coronaviruses aren’t new’: Gulfport doctor talks COVID-19 and preventing the spread of the virus

  Ocean Springs honors people making a difference in the city

  Drugs surround teens each day but places like Boys and Girls Club give them a place to get away from it

  Recent uptick of crimes committed by teens is cause for concern

  Upcoming movie offers coast residents chance to appear on big screen

  Biloxi family pleading for return of mother’s stolen ashes

  Friends and family gather to celebrate life of Biloxi shooting victim

  Krewe of Gemini Parade helps close out Coast Mardi Gras festivities

  Biloxi family celebrates life of Kobe Bryant and love of the Lakers

  ‘This has got to stop’: Another vacant home in Bayside Park is scene of destruction

  Biloxi mother fearful after gunshots fired near children’s park

  Blaze at two abandoned homes in Bayside Park are being investigated as arson

  Fierce fire destroyed two campers in Long Beach

  Hit-and-run victim recounts his experience

  Hit-and-run victim remembered for big smile, great cooking, and love of the Lord

  Is a roundabout on Ocean Springs Road in the cards?