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.
Governor Edwards Outlines His Budget Plan
Louisiana faces a $1 billion budget gap this year still remains unanswered. Governor John Bel Edwards wants to avoid making cuts to the budget, but lawmakers are having a tough time coming to an agreement over several budget proposals.
Water Scandal Allegations Include Former Mayor of Shreveport
Several people are suspected of trying to profit from the water billing problem at Shreveport City Hall.
16 Fire Deaths in Louisiana Since Christmas
House fires across the state have claimed 16 lives since Christmas. State Fire Marshal Butch Browning tells KEEL News many of these deaths are a directly related to the freezing temps we've been having.
Early Morning House Fire Leaves One Woman Homeless
Shreveport Firefighters were called to a home on Frederick Street early Wednesday morning. Once they arrived, crews found the house fully engulfed in flames.
LSU Fan Goes on Rampage During Citrus Bowl [VIDEO]
I feel this guy's pain. He is a die hard LSU fan, but he is very disenchanted with the play calling for the Bayou Bengals. TJ LSU Dad went on a rampage while watching the Tigers play in the Citrus Bowl against Notre Dame.
How You Can Begin 2018 with a Healthy Goal in Mind
If you are thinking about losing weight or eating healthier for the New Year, I have some ideas on how you can get started. A new Project Countdown SBC class will begin in the next few weeks and you don't want to to miss the registration window. This program has changed my life.
12 Largest Lottery Jackpots in U.S. History
The Powerball jackpot Is Now 7th largest lottery jackpot in US history.
UPDATE: Local Mardi Gras Captain Arrested for 4th Offense DWI
A leader in the local Mardi Gras community has been arrested for DWI by Shreveport Police. The arrest happened early Saturday morning
Christmas Morning Shooting in Shreveport Leaves 3 Wounded
Shreveport police were called to a home in the 3700 block of Hardy Street just before 2:30 on Christmas morning. Officers found three people shot. One adult man, an adult female and a teenage male had each been shot.
New Year’s Eve Events in Shreveport Bossier
If you are looking for a great spot to ring in the New Year in Shreveport Bossier, here are some great choices.
12 Stories that Made Us Sad in 2017
There were several stories that made us sad in 2017. Here's the list of the stories that had us emotional this year.
Caddo Deputy Hurt in Crash in Shreveport
A Caddo Sheriff's Deputy is hurt in an accident on Bert Kouns in Southwest Shreveport.