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..
Social Security Retirement Benefits Going Up
Social Security recipients will be getting a 2.8 percent cost of living increase in their monthly checks next year to combat inflation.
Where Does LSU Rank After Beating Georgia?
After getting a huge SEC win over 2nd ranked Georgia, the LSU Tigers are back in the top 5 in the country.
No Mega Millions Winner – Jackpot Is Now 4th Largest Ever
No winner in the Mega Millions drawing Friday night, so the prize continues to grow.
Tornado Watch Now Includes Shreveport Bossier
Severe weather is bearing down on the Shreveport Bossier community this weekend.
Health Official Explains Brain Amoeba in Water System
A chlorine burn is currently being done throughout the Bossier City water system. This is the result of a positive test for a brain eating amoeba in the system.
Report: “Limo Company Owner Has Ties to FBI and Terrorists”
The case of the tragic limo crash in upstate New York is even more complicated. The New York Times reports the owner of the limo company was an informant for the FBI and was involved in recruiting terrorists.
Louisiana Crews Helping with Rescue Efforts in Florida
Hurricane Michael response teams have arrived at a staging area in Okaloosa County, FL, just across the bay from Destin. They are helping with search and rescue efforts across the region.
Hurricane Michael Makes Landfall Along Florida Panhandle
Hurricane Michael made landfall as a catastrophic Category 4 hurricane along the Florida panhandle.
Local Boy Will Be Featured on America’s Funniest Videos this Weekend
A Stonewall boy gets a shot at the limelight this weekend. 6-year-old Wyatt Huffstickler wanted to be like his Daddy, so he cut a hunk of hair from the front of his head and used glue to put it in his armpit.
Louisiana Team Is Headed for Florida
A team of Louisiana first responders is headed for Florida. The Louisiana State Fire Marshal's Office is putting together a team to help with water and structural rescue efforts.