WXXV-TV is expanding its coverage of South Mississippi by adding a half-hour newscast at 5 p.m. weekdays on Fox.
The newscast starts Monday and brings WXXV’s total coverage each weekday to seven hours.
The station started news broadcasts in 2013 with 90 minutes of coverage a day.
WXXV broadcasts are:
- 5-7 a.m. on NBC
- 7-9 a.m. on FOX
- Noon on NBC
- 5 p.m. on FOX
- 5:30 p.m. on NBC
- 9 p.m. on FOX
- 10 p.m. on NBC
“When Hurricane Nate made landfall in Biloxi, WXXV had nine hours of wall-to-wall coverage without commercials,” said News Director Joe Sullivan. “We informed viewers on-air and online before, during and after the storm to help keep them safe.”