WLOX - Local News
04/28/2017 08:27 PM
Seoul: N. Korea fails in missile test-fire near its capital
China's foreign ministry has refused to confirm or deny U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's assertion that Beijing has threatened to impose unilateral sanctions on North Korea if it conducts further nuclear tests.
04/28/2017 03:03 PM
Harrison County schools receive $3.13M FEMA grant
With hurricane season on the horizon, U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss) and Congressman Steven Palazzo are ensuring that students in the Harrison County School District stay safe.
04/28/2017 10:16 AM
Sheriff: Retired MS cop charged with DUI after hitting 5 kids
Deputies in Polk County, FL arrested an impaired driver on Thursday night for hitting five students at their bus stop. Two of the five students were critically injured. The suspect, John Camfield, is a retired police office from Water Valley, MS.
04/28/2017 08:19 AM
Byrd may pay deputy $260,000 in harassment penalties
The U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals just intervened in a Mike Byrd case. It determined “the district court erred in ‘decoupling’ the evidence” and ordered the case be sent back to district court so the jury’s verdict can be reinstated. The former sheriff may have to pay a deputy $260,000 because of harassment allegations argued during a 2015 trial.
04/27/2017 06:10 PM
Pascagoula - Election preview
Pascagoula’s next mayor will be elected June 6. Neither republican Dane Maxwell, democrat Jenafer Gurley or independent candidate Lazaro Rovira have opposition in the May 2 primary. The winner of the general election replaces retiring mayor Jim Blevins.
04/27/2017 05:50 PM
Moss Point - Election preview
Moss Point Mayor Billy Broomfield wants to keep his job. By qualifying as an independent for the 2017 municipal election, he avoids a crowded field in the May 2 primary, and immediately enters the June 6 general election.
04/27/2017 05:37 PM
Ocean Springs - Election preview
Ocean Springs residents must wait until June to vote for their next mayor. Incumbent democrat Connie Moran and republican challenger Shea Dobson are on June 6 ballots. The “city of discovery” will have at least three new aldermen.
04/27/2017 05:20 PM
Diamondhead - Election preview
Fifteen republicans are on Diamondhead ballots May 2. Three of those GOP candidates want to become Diamondhead’s next mayor.
04/27/2017 04:59 PM
Long Beach - Election preview
When Billy Skellie decided to walk away from city hall, five republicans stepped forward and said they wanted to become “the friendly city’s” next mayor.
04/27/2017 04:31 PM
Bishop-elect looks forward to installation
Friday will be a historic day for the Catholic Diocese of Biloxi. The diocese will ordain and install Monsignor Louis Kihneman as the next bishop of the diocese.
04/27/2017 12:25 PM
Pass Christian - Election preview
One city. One race. One winner. That’s it. That’s all you’ll find in Pass Christian during the 2017 municipal elections.
04/27/2017 12:20 PM
D'Iberville - Election preview
D’Iberville has one of the quietest election seasons in South Mississippi. Incumbent mayor Rusty Quave faces no opposition, and there are just three council races in the May 2 primary.
04/26/2017 11:17 PM
'The Phantom' serial killer of children out of prison, living in Tucson
William Huff terrorized Sierra Vista during the spring and summer of 1967. Despite a sentence of 40 years to life, the Arizona Board of Executive Clemency voted to release him from prison into home arrest. Family members of the victims are concerned for the safety of the community, as are new members of the Clemency Board. CBS 5 Investigates videotaped Huff riding a bike through his Tucson neighborhood. There are no restrictions placed on his proximity to children.
04/26/2017 10:50 AM
WLOX Editorial: MS Department of Education needs checks and balances
We recently learned that the Mississippi Department of Education misspent tens of millions of dollars.The department had to cut after school grants to repay federal money that was spent on programs for which they were not approved. Audits revealed the problem.
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.
04/04/2016 05:17 PM
Brown Rice Waldorf Salad
Rice is nutritious, economical, blends well with any food pairings and is easy to make. Best of all, rice is cholesterol-free, sodium-free and has no trans or saturated fat. Rice is also gluten-free and is the least allergenic of all grains.
03/28/2016 04:45 PM
Slow cooked boiled peanuts
Peanuts Peanuts are not only good for family food plans but they brought in $29 million dollars to our state’s economy in 2015. Mississippi farm families grew peanuts on 42,000 acres last year.