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.
What Does it Mean if a Child Has a Blue Halloween Bucket?
Before long, youngsters will be out and about trick or treating for Halloween and you might want to know what a blue Halloween bucket means.
Another Blue Bell Ice Cream Recall
More bad news for Blue Bell ice cream. The company has issued a voluntary recall for containers of 'Butter Crunch Ice Cream' due to the possibility of a foreign object in the product.
Nick Saban Selected to Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame
The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame has announced that Alabama football coach Nick Saban has been selected to the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame.
New ‘I Voted’ Sticker Is Released in Louisiana
Louisiana will once again have an “I Voted” sticker available for voters this fall. Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin unveiled the new stickers this morning.
Should Students Be Forced to Turn in Cell Phones at School?
A couple of local high schools are locking up cell phones at the beginning of the day. Do you agree with this policy?
New Seatbelt Laws Go into Effect August 1st
A host of new rules on buckling up go into effect on Thursday.
Back to School Sales Tax Holiday Is Back in Louisiana
The Louisiana Department of Revenue allows certain items to be purchased sales-tax-free at any participating retailer within the state.
Dramatic Video of Tornado on Cape Cod
A strong tornado roared through Cade Cod Massachusetts causing widespread damage.
Governor Postpones Tour Stops to Prepare for Severe Weather
The remainder of Gov. Edwards statewide tour is being rescheduled for a later date. Gov. Edwards is returning to Baton Rouge this evening where he’ll conduct a Unified Command Group meeting with emergency response officials as the state continues to prepare for the threat of severe weather.
UPDATE: Arrest Made in Murder of Postal Worker
Shreveport postal worker shot and killed while delivering mail on Saturday.