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. One is just out of the Marines and is in college in our area. My youngest son is still serving in the Marines.
Masks Now Mandated in Baton Rouge
Face masks will now be required in all of East Baton Rouge Parish. That's the message from Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome. The masks are mandatory beginning tomorrow.
How Many Shreveport Officers Are on Leave?
Dozens of Shreveport police officers have been placed on leave for a variety of reasons over the past year. Here's the list.
Could Walmart Be Getting Rid of Cashiers?
It's a test run, but it could ultimately have implications across the nation. Walmart is testing a store with no cashiers. It will be self checkout only at a Fayetteville, Arkansas location.
2 Years Since Naked Man Runs Through Casino – What Happened with Case?
What happened to the man who ran through a local casino naked who also attacked police officers?
Dozens of LSU Football Players Quarantined
At least 30 of LSU's 115 football players are in quarantine because of coronavirus concerns.
Local Movie Theaters Will Reopen in Early July
The Tinseltown theater in southeast Shreveport is scheduled to reopen on July 3rd.
Here’s the Plan for Caddo Schools for the Fall
Caddo school leaders have mapped out the options for the 2020-2021 school year.
Live Music Can Return to Louisiana Bars and Nightclubs
Big news for music lovers today. Phase 2 guidelines have been tweaked in Louisiana and bars and nightclubs can now have live music again.
Water Safety Tips for the Summer
As more people take to area lakes and pools to enjoy the outdoors this summer, you do need to be reminded of some safety tips
Chief Raymond: “I Should Have Placed Officers on Leave Earlier”
Shreveport Police Chief Ben Raymond admits he made mistakes in how he handled the case of Tommie McGlothen Jr. who died while in police custody. Raymond has told the Shreveport City Council "I absolutely made mistakes in this investigation. I should have put the officers on leave earlier.
Gordon Ramsay’s Show Spotlights Bizarre Louisiana Food
National Geographic show shines a spotlight on some odd Louisiana foods.
Part of Bayou Walk in Shreveport Is Torn Down
The wrecking ball comes to southeast Shreveport. Crews have torn down part of the Bayou Walk Shopping complex that was condemned several years ago.