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.
LSU Quarterback Controversy Heats Up, Big Time
One of the guys considered to be a possible frontrunner for the starting quarterback job at LSU is out.
Is Sports Betting Coming to Louisiana?
Sports betting is now legal in several states across the country, but Louisiana is not one of them, at least not yet.
It’s Tough to Lose a Family Pet
My life changed this week. Tiger, my 9-year-old Boston Terrier got sick earlier this week. He was having trouble going to the bathroom and was not eating. Things took a terrible turn on Thursday morning.
Bossier’s Spencer Kiper Named Louisiana Teacher of the Year
Louisiana's top teacher for 2019 is Spencer Kiper of Elm Grove Middle School.
Dramatic Video of Rescue of Man from Burning Truck on I-49
We can not say thank you enough to police officer and firefighters. But when I watched this amazing video, I truly do want to offer sincere appreciation for all that they do.
25-Year-Old Woman Arrested in Brutal Burning Murder of Baby
The State Fire Marshal along with Natchitoches Police have arrested a Natchitoches woman in connection with the homicide of a 6-month-old baby boy.
Places We’d Like to See Renovated and Reopened in Downtown Shreveport
I recently traveled around downtown Shreveport to take a look at some of the changes along Texas Street and other areas. It is nice to see all the activity on Texas Street.
Shreveport Opens Cooling Stations as Temps Heat Up
The City of Shreveport has opened cooling centers around town to help residents deal with the heat.
Louisiana Roads VS Texas Roads – Watch the Difference
The overlay of I-20 in West Shreveport has been going on for a couple of months, but there is still plenty of work to be done.
Shreveport Dog Park Turns 1
I can remember this day so vividly. My boy Tiger was with me and we were among the first in the gate when the Shreveport Dog Park opened for business.
[UPDATE] 8 Animals Killed as Jaguar Escapes Enclosure at Audubon Zoo
Tragedy at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans when a male jaguar got out of its enclosure and attacked and killed several other animals at the zoo. So far 7 animals have died as a result of this attack: five alpaca, one emu, and one fox.
When Does School Begin in Shreveport Bossier?
Before you know it, the school bells will be ringing across the area. Here are the dates for when students return to class for the 2018-2019 school year.