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..
UPDATE: Murder Suspect Caught After Standoff on Penick Street
Police have surrounded a home on Penick Street. Murder suspect eventually caught after fleeing out a window.
Largest Veteran’s Day Parade in Louisiana Is in Shreveport
We pause Sunday to honor Veterans across the region. You might not realize this, but the largest Veteran's Day Parade in the state of Louisiana is held right here in Shreveport. It's happening Sunday afternoon at the State Fair.
Budget Reform Has to Be a Top Priority in Louisiana
Budget reform should be a top priority in Louisiana. That's the message from Daniel Erspamer with the Pelican Institute.
School Performance Scores Are in for Louisiana
New school performance scores are in for Louisiana and the news is not good for too many areas. But Education Superintendent Dr. John White says the way the schools are scored has changed and he expected to see lower scores.
Shreveporter Convicted of Raping Children
A Shreveport man was convicted of the rapes of two area children in a trial this week in Caddo District Court.
Senator Greg Tarver Says ‘People Want Change’
"The people want a change in government in Shreveport" says State Senator Greg Tarver who says he has not made a decision about who he will support in the Mayor's race.
John Settle Says Ollie Tyler Should Withdraw
Political watchdog John Settle called this election. He told us more than a week ago Adrian Perkins would lead the field
BREAKING: Mass Shooting at California Nightclub Leaves 13 Dead
Another mass shooting in our country. This latest is from Southern California where Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Eric Buschow says a gunman is dead inside a Southern California bar where several people were shot.
Tornado Watch Issued for Part of Arklatex
Strong storms move into the area.
Man Murdered in Shreveport – Another Fighting for Life
One man is dead and another is in critical condition after an overnight shooting in Shreveport.