HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - South Mississippi students looking to get into pharmacology will no longer have to travel miles away to do so. The Gulf Coast's first pharmacy school is now open at William Carey University's Tradition campus. While the 33,000-square foot facility is not expected to open for... Read More.
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - When a group of Gulfport High School coaches found themselves in the middle of an emergency situation, without hesitation, they went to work. "That's what we preach around here about making the right decisions and being in the right place at the right time, and God... Read More.
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WLOX) - Are YOU the next American Idol? If you're hoping to try your luck and get on the popular singing show, here is your chance! Auditions are taking place over the next two months in cities across the country, including one not too far from the... Read More.
LUCEDALE Before he played a down of high school football, McKinnley Jackson was considered a can’t-miss prospect by any college coach who watched him work his way through agility drills. It was during an Ocean Springs summer camp prior to his freshman year when former Louisiana-Lafayette... Read More.
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - When a passenger boat capsized in Pascagoula on Sunday, JP Rutland, a Sea Tow boat captain, sprang into action. "There was 3 ladies hanging onto a cooler, and I went and picked them up and transported them back to the coast guard," Rutland recalled. This is not... Read More.
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - A Gulfport man was taken into custody in connection with a Harrison County human trafficking investigation. Maxwell Isley Phillips, 30, was arrested when investigators conducted a search warrant at the In Town Suites on Highway 49 in Gulfport. Officials say a 17-year-old female victim was found inside... Read More.
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - A 16-year old faces criminal and traffic-related charges for allegedly running from an Alabama State Trooper instead of stopping for him. Investigators say the Trooper tried to stop a 1989 Toyota pick-up for speeding on Schillinger Road just before 7 pm. The driver refused to stop, and... Read More.