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.
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.
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.
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.
Is Shreveport Trying to Quash the Police Union?
Shreveport city leaders have gotten a letter from an attorney accusing members of the police department of violating the law.
Things Get a Little Testy at Bossier Republican Leaders Meeting
Bossier Republicans hear about Louisiana's budget crisis. Things got a little heated near the end of the meeting.
DOTD Boss: ‘I-49 Innercity Connector in Shreveport Is in Jeopardy’
The I-49 Innercity Connector could be in jeopardy with the changes in how the federal government is funding transportation projects.
2018 Crawfish Season Is Here! Find Out the Prices in Shreveport-Bossier
We have done the work for you. Find out the prices for live and boiled crawfish in Shreveport-Bossier City.
Alabama Claims to Be Home of Mardi Gras
Louisiana residents will tell you Alabama kind of gets under our skin. Well now, this might be a new low. We have to deal with Nick Saban and Alabama football every year, but now the State of Alabama has put up billboards around New Orleans claiming to be the real home of Mardi Gras.
Americans Spend Billions on Valentine’s Day – What Do We Buy?
Consumers in the U.S. will spend just over $143 dollars on Valentine’s Day. A report for the National Retail Federation shows 55 percent of folks celebrate the holiday of love.
Local School Closed Because of Flu
Another local school is closed today because of the flu outbreak.
Bossier Chamber Hands Out Awards at Annual Gala
Business owners and community leaders gathered in Bossier City Tuesday night at the 70th annual Awards Gala.