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.
Tops Cuts of 30% Have Students Scrambling
Unless lawmakers make some changes to the budget for the 2018-2019 budget, funding for TOPS will be cut by 30%.
Anthony Bourdain’s ‘Cajun Mardi Gras’ Episode Airs Sunday Night on CNN
If you love watching travel shows or food shows, you don't want to miss Sunday night's episode of Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown. This episode is called "Cajun Mardi Gras" and will feature stops in south Louisiana.
What Cities Attract the Most Millennials?
Seattle, Washington tops the list of U.S. cities attracting millennials. Columbia, South Carolina is next on the list while Sacramento, California is #3.
Special Session Kicks Off Monday in Baton Rouge
Another special session begins Monday at 4pm and lawmakers are trying to come up with solutions to solve the state's budget crisis. This is a do or die session as the new fiscal year begins July 1 and the budget mess has to be solved before then.
Happy Father’s Day – Hear Erin’s Letter to Dad
This is Father's Day weekend and I want to wish a happy Father's Day to all the great dads in our area. I know you think your dad is the best, but I had a pretty incredible Father.
Another Candidate Is in Race – Do You Have a Favorite? [POLL]
Qualifying for the Shreveport Mayoral election is July 18th-20th for the November 6th General Election. Several candidates have announced they want the job. And now another candidate is jumping in the race.
Shooting Suspect Arrested by SPD
One man is locked up today for shooting at two others in late May.
Horse Kill Pen Owner Lashes Out
More information is coming to light about what happened to a horse that was found dead in Shreveport.
Ollie Tyler: “We Erred in Not Attending the Meeting on Crime”
Crime fighting in Shreveport is a top priority for many city leaders, but so far no plan is in place to have the Caddo Parish Sheriff come in to help patrol the city.
BREAKING: 13 Units Respond to Superior Bar and Grill in Shreveport
At about 8am this morning, more than a dozen units of the Shreveport Fire Department responded to Superior Bar and Grill on Line Avenue.