WLOX - Local News
08/17/2017 05:52 PM
HSSM facing overcrowding crisis
The Humane Society of South Mississippi is one of the shelters facing a crisis, and its particularly concerned about the number of cats at the shelter. Shelter leaders are encouraging people to adopt.
08/17/2017 12:55 PM
Hurricane headed for the Yucatan next week
There have been big changes in the tropical outlook. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) is forecasting a hurricane to strike the Yucatan Peninsula next week.
08/17/2017 12:16 PM
Experiment helps explain eclipse to students
Hands-on science experiments are an awesome way for students to learn about a particular science topic. Thursday, sixth grade students at Saucier Elementary School explored the upcoming solar eclipse.
08/17/2017 11:41 AM
Man charged in Escatawpa convenience store holdup
The man accused of robbing an Escatawpa convenience store at gunpoint Monday is also a suspect in an armed robbery in Mobile, AL, according to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell.
08/16/2017 09:17 PM
Long Beach names new police chief
After 11 years as head of the Long Beach Police Department, Wayne McDowell is retiring as police chief effective Sept. 30.
08/16/2017 05:01 PM
Biloxi police seek casino cooler captor
A man who visited the IP Casino Resort and went home with a free cooler is now wanted by police. He wasn't taking part in a promotional giveaway. Investigators say he was stealing from another guest.
08/16/2017 04:46 PM
Stone Co. parents bond with newborn during 'Golden Hour'
New parents, Joshua and Abbye Sparks can't believe the coincidences of their first child birthday. They said their little one, Tyler Sparks, was the seventh baby born on July 17 2017 at Merit Health Wesley in Hattiesburg. "So we were all laughing about how seven is his lucky number," Abbye said. But, both Joshua and Abbye say they truly believe luck had nothing to do with finally holding their first born. "He is our little miracle," Abbye said. The Sparks said ...
08/16/2017 01:26 PM
How often do we get total solar eclipses?
Learn more about the last several total solar eclipses in the U.S., 2017's total solar eclipse, and the total solar eclipses in the years to come.
08/15/2017 10:44 PM
Pascagoula eyesore could be demolished
It's considered an eyesore in Pascagoula. An old, apartment complex on Catalpa Avenue has sat vacant for some time. Now the city is taking action.
08/15/2017 09:56 PM
Opinions mixed on Confederate statue in Gulfport
The words ‘Lest We Forget’ are embossed at the foot of a Confederate statue on the grounds of the Harrison County Courthouse. It's been there for decades, and some residents don't seem bothered by it.
08/15/2017 05:56 PM
First responders train for disaster on the tracks
AMR officials aren't the only ones taking part in the three-day training session. Firefighters from Pass Christian and Biloxi fire departments were right up front to learn the different techniques used to save lives.
08/15/2017 01:33 PM
Congressman Palazzo reacts to Charlottesville riots
Congressman Steven Palazzo has reacted to the weekend violence at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Palazzo was in Oak Grove Tuesday to present a legislative update to a meeting of Forrest-Lamar Republican Women. "There are a lot of ignorant people in the world who don't take their citizenship in America very seriously," Palazzo said. "For Americ
07/26/2017 05:05 PM
Hard Rock Cafe's Mini Chocolate Lava Cakes
If you're looking for a rich dessert to fulfill your sweet tooth, then we encourage you to try Hard Rock Cafe's Mini Chocolate Lave Cakes. You can't get the sweet treat at the restaurant any more, but it is offered on their catering menu. Chef Bob Rufin joined us on the show with the secret recipe and we have it here, just for you.
05/19/2017 04:50 PM
Magnolia House shrimp and grits recipe
Chef Kelly English joined us on the 4 O'clock Show to demonstrate how to make his famous shrimp and grits. This is his recipe from The Magnolia House in Harrah's Casino Biloxi.
05/10/2017 04:57 PM
Gooey chocolate chip cookies with cream cheese
May 11th is National Eat What You Want Day! Jennifer Gladden, owner of Lola Fleur Catering and Market in Ocean Springs joined us on the 4 O'clock Show to show us how to make Gooey chocolate chip cookies with cream cheese.
04/17/2017 04:51 PM
Pumpkin honey bread recipe
Eating locally produced honey has many health benefits. Nancy Freeman from Farm Families of Mississippi joined us on the 4 O'clock Show to demonstrate how to cook with honey. This is the recipe for pumpkin honey bread.
04/03/2017 04:59 PM
Recipe: French onion rice
Mississippi Farm Families consultant Nancy Freeman cooked French Onion Rice on Monday on the Four O'clock Show. Here is that recipe.