WLOX - Local News
10/21/2017 01:25 AM
Friday Night Football Showdown: Week 10 Recap
Region 8-4A will kickoff the 2017 high school football playoffs in two weeks, while Regions 4-6A, Region 4-5A and Region 4-1A begin the state playoffs in three weeks. Week 10 of the Friday Night Football Showdown had a number of teams wrap up a playoff berth.
10/20/2017 07:49 AM
Stormy Sunday with a cold front
South Mississippi's stormiest weather should arrive around Sunday evening into early Monday with a squall line and possibly strong thunderstorms.
10/20/2017 06:21 AM
Former Ole Miss, NBA star Justin Reed dies of cancer
35-year-old Reed, a native of Jackson, was battling angiosarcoma, a form of spinal cancer. He played for Provine High School before becoming a star player for the Ole Miss Rebels from 2000 to 2004, leading the SEC in scoring in his final season in Oxford.
10/20/2017 05:21 AM
Orionid meteor shower peaks tonight, could have clouds
The month of October brings the peak of the annual Orionid Meteor Shower. And, unfortunately, South Mississippi's forecast is calling for a chance for a few clouds to possibly block part of the show.
10/20/2017 04:11 AM
Sophia Myers, 7, loses battle with DIPG
The South Mississippi community is coming to terms with the loss of a beloved little girl. Sophia Myers, 7, of Ocean Springs died October 20, 2017 after battling Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, also known as DIPG.
10/19/2017 06:09 PM
Moss Point HS improves state score
The stadium at Moss Point High was buzzing with excitement Friday afternoon, as Superintendent Dr. Shannon Vincent made an enthusiastic speech.
10/19/2017 02:46 PM
Friday Night Football Showdown: Week 10 Preview
The regular season is quickly coming to a close in the high school football ranks. The Friday Night Football Showdown has a number of exciting game on tap and you can watch the highlights beginning 10:15 p.m. on WLOX ABC-CBS with A.J. Giardina and Patrick Clay.
10/19/2017 12:54 PM
Performance grades mixed for coast schools
The Mississippi Department of Education has released performance grades for schools and school districts, and several from the coast scored near the top in the state. Others saw a backslide in the 2016-2017 school year.
10/18/2017 07:04 PM
ACLU responds to protest punishments
The American Civil Liberties Union has issued a statement in defense of Mississippi student athletes who faced suspension for "taking a knee" during the National Anthem.
10/18/2017 06:59 AM
Fire aboard Coast Guard vessel under investigation
Flames shot out of a Coast Guard vessel docked at the Gulfport Small Craft Harbor on Wednesday morning before sunrise. Gulfport fire trucks rushed to the harbor and quickly poured water on the burning boat.
10/17/2017 09:55 AM
Students learn about careers in energy
It was a packed house this morning at the Pelican Landing Conference Center in Moss Point. That’s because more than 400 middle school students from school districts across South Mississippi attended a job and career fair hosted by Chevron.
10/16/2017 09:49 PM
Jackson Co. teachers pushing for more pay
Teachers in the Jackson County School District are fighting for fair compensation. The district touts an "A" rating from the Mississippi Department of Education, but the last pay raise for educators was $500 in 2008.
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.
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.