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.
Louisiana Economist Says President Is Right on Target
The economy has been booming over the past 12 months and Louisiana Economist Dr. Loren Scott tells KEEL News you shouldn't believe those who want to claim the economy started to take off long before Donald Trump took over as President.
Americans Spend Billions on Valentine’s Day – What Do We Buy?
Consumers in the U.S. will spend just over $143 dollars on Valentine’s Day. A report for the National Retail Federation shows 55 percent of folks celebrate the holiday of love.
Local School Closed Because of Flu
Another local school is closed today because of the flu outbreak.
Bossier Chamber Hands Out Awards at Annual Gala
Business owners and community leaders gathered in Bossier City Tuesday night at the 70th annual Awards Gala.
Caddo Deputy Hits and Kills Pedestrian in West Shreveport
Caddo Sheriff's deputies are investigating a fatal accident involving a pedestrian who was struck by a Sheriff's Office vehicle, said Sheriff Steve Prator.
Shreveport Man Charged with Attempted Murder
A Shreveport man has been charged with attempted murder following a shooting in south Shreveport back on January 7th.
Round One of the Legal Fight Over the Confederate Monument Is Over
A federal judge has denied the motion made by the United Daughters of the Confederacy to stop the removal of the monument while the legal battle moves through the court system.
Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheese Products
Panera Bread is recalling cream cheese used in restaurants across the United States. So far, no illnesses have been reported, but the recall was issued after some samples of the 2 oz. cream cheese showed possible Listeria contamination.
Drew Brees’ Sons Fight on Sideline of Pro Bowl Game (VIDEO)
Drew Brees' boys got to spend some quality time with Dad on son when they joined pops on the sideline at the Pro Bowl to serve as ball boys for the game.
Here’s the Nutrition information About Crawfish
I'm getting kind of anxious about the arrival of crawfish season. You will probably find me trying out several different restaurants to find out who's got the best boiled bugs this year. But I did a little research on the nutrition of crawfish and there's some good news and bad news.