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.
Sheriff Prator Forcefully Defends Comments on Prison Labor
The social media firestorm continues to grow around comments made by Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator. The Sheriff strongly defends his remarks.
Sheriff Steve Prator Responds to ‘Slavery’ Backlash
Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator is being criticized across the nation for some of the remarks he made about criminal justice reform.
Saturday Is Election Day – Here Are the Amendments on the Ballot
Louisiana voters go to the polls on Saturday to choose a new State Treasurer, but you will also find 3 Constitutional Amendments on the ballot.
Do You Know this Bossier Thief? [VIDEO]
Bossier deputies need your help to find a burglar who is caught on home video stealing power equipment from a Benton home last week.
Most of the Lights on I-20 in Shreveport Are Back On
After a couple of weeks of whining and complaining, I can report some good news this morning about the lights on I-20. All of the lights on the WB side of the freeway between Greenwood Road and Jewella have been out for a couple of months.
Some I-20 Lights Fixed, but Some Are Still Out
It's frustrating to be the pest on this subject, but I guess someone has to do it. For weeks, all of the street lights on I-20 between Greenwood and Jewella have been out.
Whole Foods Issues Recall on Breakfast Cereal
If you shop at Shreveport's Whole Foods store, you might want to check your cereal. The Food and Drug Administration issues a recall of the Whole Foods '365 Everyday Value Organic Raisin Bran.'
Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Talks About Criminal Justice Reform
Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Scott Crichton is in favor of many parts of the criminal justice reform plan now being implemented across the state.
Ivana Trump Jokes In “GMA” Interview: “I’m First Lady” (VIDEO)
President Donald Trump's first wife Ivana Trump is talking about her relationship with Trump. She tells ABC's Good Morning America she speaks with the President quite often.
Toy Fair In Shreveport Is Closing
I have so many memories of my boys searching for just the right educational toy inside Toy Fair inside Pierremont Mall. Today we get the bad news that this iconic Shreveport business is closing.
City Says They’re Fixed But I-20 Lights Are Still Out
After a couple of weeks of complaining about the lights being out on I-20, the city told me the lights were fixed. But I did another check and the lights are still out.
Hurricane Nate Makes Landfall on Gulf Coast
Hurricane Nate made landfall at about 12:30 Sunday morning near Biloxi, Mississippi, its second and final US landfall. When the storm rolled into Mississippi, Nate had sustained winds of 85 mph, making it a Category 1 hurricane.