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.
Fatal Crash on I-20 in Shreveport Causes Traffic Logjam
One person has died in a traffic accident on I-20 in Shreveport. Freeway backed up into Bossier City.
Take a Ride on the Sears Escalator at Mall St. Vincent [VIDEO]
Before you know it, a Shreveport landmark will be gone. Sears is closing the door to its stores at Mall St. Vincent and Pierre Bossier Mall later this year. It's part of a company-wide downsizing for Sears/Kmart.
Best Beaches within Driving Distance to Shreveport Bossier
The 4th of July is right around the corner and you might be planning a great summer beach getaway. I love the beach and I've been to several along the Gulf Coast. Of course I have my favorites.
Louisiana Will Still Have Highest Sales Taxes in Nation
Louisiana will still have the highest sales taxes in the nation even though lawmakers voted to keep .45 of the one penny sales tax that is set to roll off the books on July 1st.
HQ App Is All the Rage
I'm not an app person, but I am hooked on this app called HQ. Have you heard about it yet?
Special Session Ends – Part of Penny Tax Will Be Renewed
The special session is a wrap after lawmakers reached a last minute deal to keep part of the temporary penny sales tax on the books.
Shreveport Man Arrested for Beating Man with Bar Stool
A Shreveport man is locked up accused of attacking another man after an argument.
Bossier Walmart Is Getting a Facelift
Changes are on the way for Walmart shoppers in North Bossier. The supercenter on Airline Drive is getting a makeover. It's part of a company wide plan to upgrade several stores.
3-Year-Old Boy Wounded in Shooting – Mom Charged
Shreveport Police are investigating an early morning shooting in south Shreveport that left a three year old boy wounded.
Warrants Sweep Nets More than a Dozen Arrests
A city wide warrants sweep lands 17 people behind bars. Several local agencies teamed up to get these alleged criminals off the streets. Ten of those arrested were wanted on felony charges.
Sales Tax Deal Passes – See How Your Lawmaker Voted
After hours and hours of debate and bickering, the Louisiana House has ok'd an extension of part of the temporary one penny sales tax that is set to go off the books on July 1st.
Boil Advisory in Effect for Part of Bossier City
Bossier City leaders have issued a boil advisory for a small area of the city. The advisory is for residents along and adjacent to Debra Street and James Street.