710 KEEL Afternoon News I was born in San Antonio, Texas in 1948. I got married in 1969, divorced in 1974, and I never re-married. I have no children. Before radio, I served four years in the US Air Force from 1970-1974. I became Afternoon News Anchor at KEEZ-FM in San Antonio, Texas in 1974, then filled the chair of Assistant news Director from 1974-75 at KXXO-AM and KMOD-FM in Tulsa, Oklahoma. From 1975 through 1977, I was news Director at KWBB-AM in Wichita, Kansas. I came to KWKH in Shreveport in June of 1977. I was News Director of KWKH for twenty-four years before transferring over to KEEL-AM as News Director in April, 2001. When I'm not covering or reporting news, I'm usually busy working on and autocrossing my 1965 Austin Mini with the SCCA (Sports Car Club of America). I'm also Senior Vice President of the Shreveport Journalism Foundation and a founding member of the Greater Shreveport Walk of Stars Committee.
Search for Shreveport MPC Director Nearing End
The Shreveport Metropolitan Planning Commission is hosting a public reception tomorrow (Tues) evening for the four finalists in the search for a new executive director. It runs from six until eight at the downtown Hilton Hotel.
Three-Vehicle Shreveport Wreck Kills Motorcyclist
A mid-afternoon wreck in deep southeast Shreveport has claimed the life of a motorcycle rider. Shreveport police say the wreck occurred around 3:30 this afternoon on East Flournoy-Lucas Road at the entrance to the Twelve Oaks subdivision.
Shreveport Man Faces More Charges for Abusing Boys
A Shreveport man who was arrested last week for sexually abusing a teen-aged boy is now facing more charges.
Northwest Louisiana Law Enforcement Agencies Launch “Summer Heat”
Northwest Louisiana law enforcement agencies are teaming up for a seatbelt enforcement program called "Summer Heat."
Former Shreveport Fire Captain Returned from Texas, Booked
Former Shreveport Fire Captain Derrick Harris is back in town. Deputies with the Caddo Sheriff's Office Warrants Division picked him up today in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and brought him back here so he could be booked into Caddo Correctional Center on a charge of terrorizing.
Parkway Student and Bossier Sheriff Meet to Discuss FBI Academy
A Parkway High School Senior and the sheriff who nominated him for the FBI's prestigious National Academy's Youth Leadership Program have met to discuss their experiences.
Bossier Young Marines Class Begins Training
The latest group of young people to enter the Bossier Sheriff's Young Marines program began their training this week. The 41 recruits make up the 30th Young Marine class since the program began in 2002.
Caddo CSI Camp Planned
The Caddo Sheriff's Office will be holding a Crime Scene Investigations Camp for 11- and 12-year-olds this month. It's scheduled for July 29th, 30th, and 31st at Sheriff's Safety Town.
[UPDATE – located] Bossier City Police Seek Runaway Teens
Bossier city police are asking the public for help in locating a couple of runaway teenagers. 15-year-olds Myesha Alexander and Rosie Cobb were visiting the area with family from out of town.
Benton Elementary Students Clench Archery Championship
Some Benton Elementary School fourth and fifth graders can lay claim to being the best elementary school archers in the world.