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

South Mississippians stocking up ahead of Tropical Storm Sally

Nursing home parade shines an even brighter light on Mother’s Day

  St. Clare festival changes name because of a lack of oysters

Families, caregivers on front lines of opioid crisis hope federal money will help

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

Funeral service, procession to reflect respect, love for slain officer

  UPDATE: Driver in I-10 standoff now facing more charges

South Mississippi prepares for President Donald Trump rally

South Mississippi shrimp shell processing plant first of its kind in the world

Homecoming queen kicks winning field goal for Mississippi high school