Felix Rodrigues Lima has been a reporter and fill-in anchor at FOX43 since May 2015.

The Los Angeles native is a graduate of the University of Southern California (Fight On!) who began his career reporting and anchoring weekend newscasts at KERO-TV in Bakersfield, California.

After that, Felix took a gap year, living overseas in several European nations. He is an avid world traveler (20 countries, 31 states and counting) and loves exploring new places, new cultures and new cuisine.

After Felix came back to the U.S., he was a reporter and bureau chief for KSNW/KSAS-TV in Wichita, Kansas. Later, he completed a rotation as a reporter at WISH-TV in Indianapolis before moving to the mid-Atlantic.

Personal career highlights include covering the Copa Libertadores, Latin America’s biggest club soccer tournament; the many reports that have been featured on CNN, ABC World News Now, The Tonight Show, and the BBC; and covering the papal visit for FOX43.

Feel free to reach out through e-mail at frodrigueslima@fox43.com or on twitter @FelixReports.

Recent Articles
  • Two candidates with criminal backgrounds refuse to withdraw from Harrisburg school board race

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Two of the eight candidates for four-year terms on the Harrisburg school board say they will not withdraw from the campaign even though state law says they cannot legally hold the position because they are ex-felons. Richard Soto, who ran for state representative in 2016 and lost in a primary to incumbent Patty Kim, is in the campaign for Harrisburg school board, even though he spent eight years in prison from a drug conviction in 2005. “I […]

  • Donation drive and fundraiser held for Harrisburg fire victims

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Community leaders and residents continue to rally around the families impacted by two house fires earlier this month in the city. The first fire on Lexington Street on March 10 killed two young girls and a Harrisburg firefighter allegedly hit by a DUI driver as he was on his way to fight the fire. The second fire on Walnut Street on March 12 displaced seven families. “The families affected are families that our agents and representatives go […]

  • State police, district attorney investigate Adams County homicide

    TYRONE TWP., Pa. — State police and the Adams County District Attorney’s office continue to investigate a deadly shooting late Sunday night. 48-year-old Tracy Williams was shot to death outside his home on the 800 block of East Berlin Road before midnight Sunday. Little information has been released on the incident, and both the State Police and district attorney’s office declined FOX43’s requests for on-camera interviews. Most neighbors also declined to talk, but those who did described the scene and […]

  • Bridge closed for years could be restored by non-profit group

    SOUTH MIDDLETON TWP., Pa. – A bridge built in the 19th century in Cumberland County could see new life in a new state. The Craighead Bridge, a truss bridge built in 1899 across the Yellow Breeches Creek near Route 174, has been closed to vehicle traffic since 2013 when county engineers ruled it unsuitable for vehicle traffic. Now, a non-profit group called Workin’ Bridges says it has secured federal funding to dismantle and remove the bridge. “It was very important […]

  • DUI enforcement ramps up for St. Patrick’s Day weekend

    YORK, Pa. – While many take St. Patrick’s Day as a good reason to celebrate, officials are hoping those who celebrate do so responsibly. The York County-based Center for Traffic Safety is administering DUI enforcement efforts in York, Adams and Lancaster counties throughout the weekend through the use of roving DUI patrols. Since St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Friday, the day itself could be busier for partygoers, but it’s generally a step below the busiest bar nights of the […]

  • Harrisburg rallies behind fire victims

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Several groups and individuals are rallying behind the families who lost loved ones and were displaced in two fires last week. Here’s how you can help to benefit those affected: -A clothing drop-off site for victims of the Lexington Street fire at 1940 Mulberry Street. -A worship, food and grooming benefit for victims of both fires called “Beyond the Blaze” to be held Sunday, March 19 from 3 to 7 p.m. at TNT International, 333 S. 18th […]

  • Senate Democrats hope to have some IT systems online by end of week

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – Leaders in the Senate Democratic caucus are hoping to have some of their IT systems back online by the end of the week, state Sen. Jay Costa told FOX43 Wednesday. Senate Democratic lawmakers and their staffs were the target of a ransomware attack late last week that has held their data hostage unless the caucus pays the attackers a ransom. ”¬†Folks are adjusting well and they recognize the predicament that we’re in,” Costa (D – Allegheny County) […]

  • Clean-up at the car dealerships all about team-building and customer service

    LEBANON, Pa. – Some people may care more about clearing snow than how it looks when the job is done, but there’s at least one business in which careful snow removal is critical. Car dealerships have to put a lot of care into removing snow so that their inventory does not get damaged. “To move 225 cars, get them cleaned off, move them around the lot, make sure they’re not sliding into cars or slide into poles, damaging them, those […]

  • PennDOT’s snow removal focus to shift toward secondary state roads

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – PennDOT crews who spent much of Tuesday working on clearing snow-packed highways will be turning their attention to secondary roads by Wednesday, officials said. Crews worked to clear the major highways and interstates of south central Pennsylvania on Tuesday, making them passable for the few drivers who were unable to heed warnings from the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency or Governor Tom Wolf. PennDOT also maintains many rural state highways, and those will get the most attention moving […]