Joyce Philippe

Joyce Philippe


Biloxi, MS

Joyce Philippe joined the WLOX News team in September 2017.

As a news reporter/multimedia journalist, she covers everything from feature stories to breaking news in South Mississippi. Before working on-air, she got her start in the business as one of the station’s digital content producers.

Joyce was born and raised in South Florida and a graduate of Florida State University. While in school, she balanced classwork with her internships at WCTV in Tallahassee and WFLA in Tampa. She also hosted a weekly talk show at WFSU, Tallahassee’s public television station.

Joyce is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

In her spare time, she can be found feeling the burn at the gym, exploring the Coast or anywhere there is good food. Joyce has passion for storytelling on different platforms and being a student of the world around her. Any story ideas? Feel free to reach out to her at or on social media.

Recent Articles by Joyce

'Silence is violence’: Picayune protesters gather for third day

  South Mississippi COVID-19 survivor celebrates wedding anniversary in front of hospital

Biloxi church increases food giveaways to help residents during pandemic

Bay St. Louis community, city leaders push for ‘justice’ over racially offensive doll

  Military dad surprises son’s kindergarten class after more than a year overseas

  Gulfport woman makes homemade meals for Seabees to show her appreciation

Mississippi scratch off games bring $54 million since November debut

  Parents, students left shaken after realistic intruder drill at Ocean Springs High

Man claiming to be Gulfport murder suspect on the run calls WLOX to ‘explain himself’

  Cheerleader with Down Syndrome inspires Biloxi Junior High students

Hancock County residents prepare for heavy rains from Tropical Storm Barry

Hancock County celebrates families reunited after foster care

Injured great blue heron leads rescuers on weeks-long chase

  South Mississippi pastor has 30 days to find a kidney donor

George County prison trying to ease burden of staffing shortage

Authorities identify driver shot, killed by troopers during high-speed police chase

WATCH: Animal control officers pull gator from storm drain

  Mississippi cashier donating kidney to wife of her regular customer

Former Saints player Deuce McAllister opens new restaurant at Biloxi casino

Program helps Mississippians with disabilities find employment

Sonic employee shot in back during armed robbery