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 who both serve our country and I have a dog, Tiger, who keeps me on my toes.
Former Lawmaker and Byrd Principal Buddy Shaw Dies
Buddy Shaw, a longtime educator and legislator has died. Dr. Shaw was a member of the Louisiana State Senate for Caddo and Bossier parishes.
Thanks to All the People Who Have Helped Keep Us Safe
As we brave another bitterly cold day across the Arklatex, I just want to say a big thanks to all the folks who have worked long hours to keep us safe during this winter storm.
Winter Weather Closures for Wednesday
Because of the hard freeze alert that we are under, the following closures have been announced.
Road Closing List for Northwest Louisiana UPDATE
Here's the list of roads closed in Shreveport Bossier and Northwest Louisiana due to icy conditions.
National Weather Service Meteorologist Tells Us What to Expect
Shreveport Bossier could see 2-3 inches of snow overnight as an artic front arrives in our region.
Here’s the Latest School Closing List for Tuesday
Because of the winter precipitation we are expecting overnight, Bossier schools and centers will be closed on Tuesday, January 16th.
Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Monday Night
A Winter Storm Watch is in effect from 9PM Monday until 6PM CST Tuesday across the Ark-La-Tex.
Head-On Collision on I-49 Leaves 2 Dead
Caddo deputies responded to a tragedy just after 6am Sunday. There was a fiery traffic accident on the I-49 North overpass at LA Hwy. 173.
Hawaii Residents Mistakenly Sent Emergency Warning of Missile Attack
An emergency alert was mistakenly sent out to residents of Hawaii telling people to seek shelter from an impending missile attack.
Thieves Steal Dog Food from Animal Shelter (VIDEO)
Shreveport Police are searching for the thieves who stole dog food from the Caddo Parish Animal Shelter.
UPDATE: Local Mardi Gras Captain Arrested for 4th Offense DWI
A leader in the local Mardi Gras community has been arrested for DWI by Shreveport Police. The arrest happened early Saturday morning
Christmas Morning Shooting in Shreveport Leaves 3 Wounded
Shreveport police were called to a home in the 3700 block of Hardy Street just before 2:30 on Christmas morning. Officers found three people shot. One adult man, an adult female and a teenage male had each been shot.