Shelley Kilburn has been in Radio & Television Broadcasting for 30 years. She joined 99.9 KTDY as a Part Time Radio Show Host June 20, 2006. She is known On Air as “Shelley Lynne Fillin’ In.” Shelley is the backup Host for the KTDY Full Time Air Staff. She covers for CJ, Debbie Ray, Steve Wiley and JayCee when they are out. In February 2007 Shelley was also hired as the Full Time Promotions Director for all 7 Radio Stations currently owned and operated by Townsquare Media of Lafayette. She currently maintains both jobs. Shelley Lynne made her Acadiana debut in Broadcasting in 2001 as Executive Producer of Good Morning Acadiana at KATC TV3. She produced the show for nearly three years. Shelley Lynne graduated from San Diego State University in 1981 with a B.A. in Speech Communication and a Minor in Journalism. She spent most of her TV & Radio broadcasting years as a Producer, Writer and Assignment Editor and Fill In Reporter in San Francisco at KGO TV ABC 7 News and at KGO Radio NewsTalk 810AM. She also worked as an Assignment Editor at KPIX CBS 5 in San Francisco and at KFMB Channel 8 (CBS) in San Diego while still at SDSU and briefly after graduation. Shelley Lynne is a proud nearly 3rd generation San Franciscan, born and raised in the Heart of the City by the Bay. She has lived in Acadiana for 15 years.
Summer Sizzles As Heat Dome Caps Most Of The U.S.
From North to South and East to West, much of the nation feels like a steam bath because of a heat dome and other principles at work in our atmosphere.
Lawsuit Against Britney Spears Claims She ‘Stinks!’
Legal papers filed in Los Angeles Superior Court by Britney Spears former body guard claim the ‘Toxic Singer’ had bad personal hygiene, used offensive language, failed to brush her teeth or use deodorant and he states she reeked of cigarette smoke.
Happy National Junk Food Day!
Happy National Junk Food Day! It always occurs on July 21st. National Junk Food Day is considered to be an opportunity to eat your favorite junk food without guilt. So what will it be for you today, fries, chips or perhaps your favorite candy bar?
Cricket Mating Season Driving You Crazy? [AUDIO]
Guang Niu, Getty Images After the ‘ woke me up at 4am chirping so loud I couldn’t get back to sleep, I decided to find out what’s up with all of this horrid noise permeating my home. Is it mating season or what?
UPDATE: Johnston St. Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested
Lafayette Police have arrested Michael A. Menard (52) of Lafayette and charged him with Armed Robbery. Menard was identified by a Lafayette Police Department detective who recognized Menard from photos taken within Regions Bank on Johnston St. during yesterday's robbery.
J-Lo And Marc Anthony Split Over ‘The Cuban Brad Pitt?’
Abundant speculation has it that Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony's 7 year marriage hit rock-bottom because of a new man in J-Lo’s life. The 7 Year Itch perhaps? Some say it's because of J-Lo's topless scenes in the film ‘What To Expect When You're Expecting.’ Others say it's because Marc Anthony has a bad attitude.
Lafayette Movers Rescue Newborn Kitten From Abandoned Lourdes Hospital
Preparing for an upcoming move, I visited a local moving company office to schedule an estimator for a quote on moving all of my worldly possessions. Upon entering the Mayflower Movers office on University Ave. in Lafayette, I saw an animal crate covered with a towel sitting on a desk in a brightly painted hot pink office. I inquired; 'Whatcha got in the crate?' The lovely lady behind the desk
Chubby Carrier Benefit Concert For Opelousas Boys And Girls Club
Grammy Award Winners Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band, official band of the CJ and Debbie Ray Sailaway 2010, will host a benefit concert tonight (7/15) for the Opelousas Boys & Girls Club. The concert will be held at Mojo's Sports Bar inside Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino. Chubby plays from 8pm to 10:30pm.
‘Bentley Bandit’ Arrested By Louisiana State Police
Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop D in Lake Charles have apprehended and arrested a man wanted in several states for stealing luxury cars and for other crimes after a pursuit and intensive manhunt.
Vitamin D May Help Prevent Diabetes
According to a study published at WebMD.com, one of the key nutrients found in milk may help reduce the risk of diabetes. Milk is fortified with vitamin D, a supplement that researchers at Tufts Medical Center in Boston have found may help prevent diabetes in people who are at a high risk of developing the disease.
Joey Chestnut And Sonya Thomas Win 4th of July Hot Dog Eating Contest Again!
Reigning Hot Dog Eating Champion Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut scarfed down 62 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes today winning his 5th straight 'Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest' along with the coveted champion yellow mustard belt.
Sugar Mill Pond Sunday Independence Day Celebration!
Looking for something to do on a Sunday night? Don’t miss The Sugar Mill Pond Independence Day Celebration in Youngsville TONIGHT. It’s a traditional celebration held every year on July 3rd. Enjoy the festivities from 5:15pm to 9:15pm...
Dogs Hate The 4th Of July!
4th of July fireworks are often terrifying for dogs, sending many pooches into a panic. In severe cases dogs are known to have wandered away from home to escape the frightening chaos.
Everything You Always Wanted To Know About July!
July has arrived with a Bang (literally) as it always does. The month of July represents many wonderful things. Here is a list starting with my favorite thing about July.
Become A Detective With The New “Background Check” App
Have you heard about the free app that will do background checks for you? It’s called Background Check , created by a service called BeenVerified. This app was created quite awhile ago but it had been banned from Apple's App Store until now.
Are Beauty Products Making You Fat?
Is your shampoo making you fat? A recent study suggests chemicals in many common beauty products could be secretly contributing to weight gain.
Prince Albert II Of Monaco And Charlene Wittstock To Wed Despite Ugly Rumors
Despite rumors that Prince Albert II of Monaco's fiancée, 33-year-old ex-Olympic swimmer Charlene Wittstock, was calling off their wedding and going home to South Africa, The royal couple will wed this weekend.
Louisiana State Police Increase Enforcement For 4th of July Holiday Weekend
As communities across Louisiana prepare to celebrate the 4th of July, the Louisiana State Police want to remind everyone to make safety a top priority to ensure an enjoyable holiday for everyone traveling on Louisiana’s roadways. With the onset of weekend activities comes an increase in traffic on our highways.
KTDY United Blood Services 24 Hour Race Against The Clock Blood Drive
99.9 KTDY and United Blood Services are teaming up for the 4th annual 'Race Against the Clock 24 Hour Blood Drive.' On July 7th beginning at 7am, United Blood Services on Bertrand at Dulles will be open for 24 hours. Your blood donation saves lives in Acadiana where more than 250 pints of blood are needed for patients daily...
Asteroid 2011 MD Grazes Earth Today
Planet Earth came face-to-face with an asteroid today, but experts say it was nothing to be alarmed about. They say it posed no threat to humankind or our environment.