The Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Issue is now on newsstands and a local woman is featured.  Ariel Meredith is a Huntington High School graduate, but she's been traveling the world for several years.

Sports Illustrated Publicity Photo

Right now she is on a promotional tour for the magazine.  She even made an appearance this week on The David Letterman Show.  She was also in the magazine back in 2009. She has been working as a model for several years, having done photo shoots for JC Penney and Kohl's.  She is often on the runways in Paris and Milan.  Her parents still live right here in Shreveport.