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.
Robinson Extradited to Caddo for 2004 Murder
A man wanted for a murder that occurred in Caddo Parish more than ten years ago is now behind bars here. 60-year-old Jake Robinson was located and arrested in Claremore, OK, where he had been living for several years, but he refused to come back to Caddo willingly.
Bossier City Public Safety App Launched
The Bossier City Police and Fire Departments have launched a new mobile app.
Centenary Student One of a Dozen Awarded Fellowship
A senior sociology major at Shreveport's Centenary College has been awarded a Clarence J. Jupiter Fellowship in Institutional Advancement by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
University Health Shreveport Names New President
A new president has been named for University Health Shreveport. Roderick L Williams has been chosen to lead the facility, effective August 1.
First Human West Nile Virus Cases of 2014 Confirmed in Louisiana
Louisiana has recorded its first human cases of West Nile virus this year. Fortunately, they were not here in the northwestern part. All three were recently confirmed in Livingston Parish and all three were asymptomatic,
[UPDATE – suspect caught] Texarkana Bank Robber Sought
Texarkana, Texas, police are trying to find the man who held up a bank in the 4800 block of Texas Boulevard during the noon-hour today. A man entered the bank around 12:45 and gave the teller a note demanding money.
It’s Pea-Pickin’ Time in Bossier Parish Again
Inmates at the Bossier Sheriff's Office Corrections Facilities have started harvesting peas at the "Pea Farm." That's 22 acres of land near the Bossier Minimum Security Facility that's used to grow crops.
Shreveport’s J. Bennett Johnston Waterway Regional Visitors’ Center to Have Extended Summe…
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers J. Bennett Johnston Waterway Regional Visitors' Center will have extended operating hours for the summer months.
Caddo Parish Wreck Leaves One Teen Dead, Two Injured
Caddo Parish Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a two-vehicle wreck that killed one teenager and injured her brother and sister. It happened just before one o'clock this afternoon at Highway-One South and Leonard Road.
Shreveport Medical School Earns Full Re-Accreditation
The LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine has been granted a full eight-year re-accreditation by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education. A team of LCME reviewers visited the medical school in January for several days and issued a report to the full body.