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. One is just out of the Marines and is in college in our area. My youngest son is still serving in the Marines.
Uber and Lyft Can Operate Across Louisiana
The Governor has signed legislation opening the door for Uber and Lyft to operate in all parts of the state, including rural areas.
Mega Millions Lands on List of Largest Lottery Jackpots in U.S. History
The Mega Millions jackpot continues to grow. Since there was no winner Tuesday night, the prize moves up on to #13 on our Top 20 list of largest jackpots in history at $530 million.
Water Balloons Thrown at Shreveport Firefighters Responding to Call
Firefighters responding to a call at Ford Park in West Shreveport on Sunday faced obstacles and harassment while doing their job.
Eyes of Nation on Shreveport over Sagging
We caught up with former Shreveport Councilman Calvin Lester who proposed the original ban on saggy pants back in 2007.
Driving While Holding Cell Phone Might Soon Be Illegal
A bill banning you from holding your cell phone while driving is now headed to the Senate after it wins approval on the House side.
Inspection Stickers Not Going Away in Louisiana
You will still have to get your car inspected in Louisiana after we learn the proposed law to do away with inspection stickers is unconstitutional.
Louisiana Could Do Away with Inspection Stickers
Only 11 states still require an inspection sticker. Louisiana is one of them, but Stonewall Representative Larry Bagley wants to change that. His bill to inspection stickers passes out of the House Transportation Committee on an 8-6 vote.
Strong Storms Roar Through Shreveport Bossier
A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for much of the Arklatex.
No Powerball Winner – Largest Lottery Jackpots in U.S. History
The Powerball jackpot continues to grow. Since there was no winner Wednesday night, the prize moves up on to #6 on our Top 20 list of largest jackpots in history at $625 million.
Powerball Keeps Growing – Largest Lottery Jackpots in U.S. History
The Powerball jackpot continues to grow. Since there was no winner Saturday night, the prize moves up on our Top 20 list of largest jackpots in history at $550 million. This puts the amount at #10 on the list.