Hello I am Erin McCarty! I am originally from Baton Rouge and I am a huge LSU fan. Geaux Tigers! I now call Shreveport home and have enjoyed working in radio for over 30 years. You can hear me doing the news on several of our stations each day. To hear more from you will need to tune into KEEL. I am half of the KEEL Morning Show team with Robert J Wright. Every weekday morning, we cover the hottest topics that impact our local, national and global communities. I am a proud mother of two sons who both serve our country and I have a dog, Tiger, who keeps me on my toes.
Man Accused of Scheming to Break into Cars at Health Club
Shreveport Police got a call about several car break-ins outside Planet Fitness on Bert Kouns. Officers checked the surveillance video from the business and found some good clues.
Fire in Bossier Friday Morning Damages a Business
An early morning fire in Bossier Friday left a business with some damage.
Should Food Boxes Replace SNAP Benefits?
The President's proposed budget includes a major change to the country's food stamp program. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program’s (SNAP) cash benefits would be replaced with boxes of food.
Here Are the Latest Crawfish Prices in Shreveport-Bossier
We have done the work for you. Find out the prices for live and boiled crawfish in Shreveport-Bossier City.
New Orleans Man Wants to Ban Beads at Mardi Gras
A New Orleans man is pushing for an end to beads at Mardi Gras parades.
Trio Arrested for Stealing from Home Depot Stores
Shreveport Police have arrested two men and a woman for allegedly stealing from Home Depot stores in Shreveport.
Shreveport Leaders Want to Hear from You about More Bike Paths
Shreveport is holding a community meeting Thursday to talk about more bike paths for the city. This would be phase 2 of the project.
Shreveport Teenager Wounded in Friday Night Shooting
Shreveport police are investigating a Friday night shooting on the west side of town that left a teenager wounded.
Here’s the Governor’s Latest List of Cuts He Claims to Have Made
Governor John Bel Edwards is hoping to work with lawmakers to address the fiscal cliff. He says our state will be $1 billion dollars in the hole once the 1 penny temporary sales tax goes off the books on July 1st.
Why I Have Accepted a Spot on Shreveport’s A&E Committee
If I am confirmed by the Shreveport City Council next week, I will begin serving on the city's Architectural and Engineering Committee. This is the panel that makes recommendations to the mayor on professional services contracts.
Lt. Governor Says Louisiana Actually Held First Mardi Gras Celebration in 1699
Mobile, Alabama claims to be the first city in the United States to celebrate Mardi Gras and the state bought billboards all around New Orleans touting that message.
Which State Has the Most Winter Olympic Athletes?
Are you excited about the start of the Winter Olympics this week? The games are in PyeongChang, South Korea February 9-25th. Which state has the most athletes on the US team?