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.
Lafayette Makes Forbes List For Best Places To Retire
Forbes magazine compiled a list of the Best Places To Retire in Each State and you might be surprised by the cities that make the list in Louisiana.
See Video of Destruction in Ruston from Overnight Storms
Overnight storms have left two people dead in Lincoln Parish.
Sports Betting Closer to Winning Approval
Lawmakers in one Senate Committee have ok'd a sports betting proposal on a 3-1 vote.
Easter Bandit Strikes in Bossier
Police searching for Easter bandit.
Furor Over Baton Rouge Billboard
There's a firestorm brewing over a billboard in Baton Rouge that celebrates the LSU Gymnastics team.
Lawmakers to Discuss Death Penalty in Louisiana
This measure could bring the death penalty back to Louisiana.
Former Governor Kathleen Blanco in Hospice Care
State lawmakers are urging residents to pray for former Governor Kathleen Blanco. It has been announced that she is now in hospice care.
When Bad Things Happen to a Child, Mom Goes Off
OK, I have two sons. I love them beyond measure. I would do anything for my boys who are both amazing young men. But as any Mom knows, when something bad or unjust happens to one of your children, you see red.
Uber Headed for IPO, but Shows Huge Losses
Lots of folks are making some side money working for Uber and it's growing in popularity with users.
Police Chase and Shootout Leaves Suspect Dead
One man is dead following a car chase and shootout in Shreveport. Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator says the suspect ran from deputies after they tried to pull him over for driving a stolen SUV.
Jay Dardenne Talks about Revenues
State lawmakers are beginning the tedious work of hashing out the budget. As you can see by the budget graph provided by the House, the numbers keep growing.
Do You Support a Gas Tax Increase?
A vast majority of Louisiana residents say they support a 5 cent gas tax increase.