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

Biloxi church increases food giveaways to help residents during pandemic

  Jackson County hires social-distancing monitors for beaches

  Liquor stores see spike in sales during coronavirus outbreak

‘In my faith, I have found comfort’: Loved ones gather to pray for three men missing after crash on the Mississippi River

  'You have to live to tell the world’: Grandson of Mississippi’s only Holocaust survivor shares story

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

Family of Gulfport murder victim relieved after suspect found dead

Developer seeking approval for new Biloxi casino

Medical Marijuana could appear on 2020 ballot, pending approval

Cheerleader with Down Syndrome inspires Biloxi Junior High students

South Mississippi Strong: Entrepreneur provides platform to highlight black-owned businesses

Moss Point couple shares key to 75 years of marriage

  South Mississippi pastor has 30 days to find a kidney donor

Mississippi cashier donating kidney to wife of her regular customer

Program helps Mississippians with disabilities find employment