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.
SNAP Benefits Going Up in Louisiana Due to Covid
Folks who get SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits in Louisiana will be getting a little more federal assistance this year.
Which States Are Losing the Most Residents?
An annual study shows people are moving to the south in the United States in a pretty big way.
New Laws Going into Effect Today
Some new laws go into effect with the New Year.
Louisiana’s Biggest Political Scandals
Louisiana has a long history of political corruption. Between 1997 and 2006, we were #1 in the national for political convictions according to Corporate Crime Reporter. Things have improved a bit, but we are still at #6 on the list.
Louisiana’s Most Wanted Criminals
Louisiana law enforcement agencies are on the hunt for several wanted fugitives. Here are the most wanted from across the state.
Louisiana Is Suing Google
Louisiana is joining hands with several other states to fight an internet giant. Attorney General Jeff Landry – along with the United States Department of Justice and ten other state Attorneys General – filed a civil antitrust lawsuit to prevent Google from unlawfully maintaining monop…
Popeye’s Unveils Chocolate-Filled Beignets
Popeyes is rolling out chocolate-stuffed beignets.
Guidelines for Bars to Operate in Louisiana
ATC Chairman talks about guidelines for bars to operate under Phase 3.
Dozens of Bars Forced to Close in Louisiana
Bad news for a long list of bars in Louisiana. They were forced to shut their doors for violating the state's COVID-19 restrictions.
CDC Issues Halloween Safety Tips
The Centers for Disease Control has issued a list of safe and not so safe activities.
’60 Minutes’ to Spotlight LSU Coach Orgeron
LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron will be featured on the season premier of "60 Minutes" this weekend. Coach O will be interviewed for the season opening episode.
Why Does Our State Put Up Duplicate Signs?
Do you have a theory about why there are duplicate signs on highways in Louisiana?