I joined FOX43 Morning News in July 2012. Every morning I’ll be hitting the road and finding cool and fun things you can do in the area.

Prior to joining the FOX43 team, I was a traffic reporter for 6 different radio stations in the Harrisburg, York and Lancaster areas, where I learned from the best in the area and is happy to bring his talents to FOX43 Morning News Team!

Originally from Washington, D.C., I grew up in the Maryland area, and moved to Central PA in 1995 to pursue a career in radio, just like my godfather. I have worked as an intern at local radio stations in Harrisburg, and was an On-Air Personality within a year! I started doing traffic back in 2006 with Clear Channel/Total Traffic and loved every day talking with people about the roadways. I took a break from traffic in 2011 to work with CBS 21 News as an assignment editor, but was excited when I was called to bring my traffic expertise to FOX43, and join a great morning team!

In addition to reporting the traffic, I spend my time on the weekends as a DJ for Mixed Up Productions and Events By Garrett Inc, providing musical entertainment for weddings and parties, which adds to my love of all things music.

Recent Articles
  • Personal Driver Training & State-Certified Testing for PA License at York County School of Technology

    YORK,Pa—  The York County School of Technology is making getting your PA State-Certified Testing for PA License/CDL easier at the Motor Vehicle Academy in York Township. Whether you’re looking for a new, more financially rewarding career as a truck driver, looking to brush up on your CDL skills, or looking to get your Pennsylvania driver’s license, we have you covered. The Motor Vehicle Academy at York County School of Technology offers: Near 100% CDL Job Placement Rates Additional Skillsets for […]

  • York Food Bank receiving Turkey Donation from Giant Food Stores

    YORK CITY, Pa— Today, in advance of the upcoming holiday season, GIANT Food Stores will donate 7,000 turkeys to 13 partner food banks located in communities served by the company. An annual tradition, the 2019 turkey donation will help provide Thanksgiving dinner for those in need. The York Food Bank is one of the 13 food banks in the area receiving turkeys today. Plus, the York Food back is looking for volunteers and donations to help people in the area […]

  • Halloween Tips from PennDot & PA State Police

    MECHANICSBURG,Pa– This morning FOX43’s Chris Garrett talked with Fritzi Schreffler from PennDot, Kelly Smith and Megan Frazer from PA State Police about Halloween Tips for the kidos when they hit the streets. Kids are unpredictable and excited to run from house to house, looking for their favorite candy. As a motorist, you need to be aware, especially between the hours of 6-8 PM, that kids may not always use crosswalks or proper crossing techniques. Be aware, make sure your headlights […]

  • Holiday Fun with Board & Brush Gettysburg

    GETTYSBURG,Pa— So many holiday’s and so little time to get ready. This morning FOX43’s Chris Garrett is getting ready with Board & Brush Gettysburg. Are you looking for a night out with friends? Is your inner DIY itching for a fun new project without having to buy all your own supplies and make a mess at your house? Then BOOK A WORKSHOP at Board & Brush Creative Studio in Gettysburg. For more information about Board & Brush Gettysburg check out […]

  • Halloween Costume Fun with Goodwill Keystone

    LEMOYNE, Pa— At Goodwill, we carry a wide assortment of costumes for adults and children that are very affordable. If you’re looking for full costumes or a few items to tack onto your costume and complete your Halloween look, we have a great selection to choose from. We not only look for and set aside full costumes and partial costumes, but also pieces to help complete your Halloween look. This can be plain black leggings, ripped jeans or just that […]

  • Fall Fun at Cherry Crest Farm in Ronks

    RONKS,Pa–Cherry Crest Adventure Farm will strive to be good stewards of the gifts God has entrusted to us by offering wholesome family agri-tainment, providing exceptional service, cultivating learning and agriculture awareness and creating memories for our employees and our guests that will last a lifetime. When the Fall season kicks in, the temperature begins to drop – the corn stalks and surrounding farmland start to show their Fall colors, we add a series of special activities to our regular lineup. […]

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region “Over the Edge” 2019

    HARRISBURG,Pa– Over the Edge is a rooftop adventure fundraiser supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region. Participants are raising funds to support youth mentoring and today, they’ll rappel down the side of this 18-story building. Everyone is here for the kids. Last year, Big Brothers Big Sisters served 721 local youth, their families, schools and communities. This event helps to sustain the matches through multiple years. On average, community-based matches stay in the program over 2 ½ years. We require […]

  • Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures Preview

    DERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa— Hit the road with Mickey Mouse and his pals for a high-octane ride in Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures. Exciting twists and turns await as Mickey, Minnie, Goofy—and you—embark on a wild ride to your favorite Disney destinations. Travel with Moana to the sun-soaked Motunui, set off on a safari to the Pride Lands with Simba. Discover a whole new world as you’re swept up in Aladdin’s princely parade. Play at a larger-than-life carnival with […]

  • Pies, Candy Apples and Cider Donuts…..Oh Browns!

    LOGANVILLE, Pa– This morning FOX43’s Chris Garrett enjoyed apples, apples and MORE apples at Browns Orchard in Loganville. Brown’s harvests our own asparagus, strawberries, cherries, raspberries, blueberries, peaches, sweet corn, nectarines, plums, apples, and pumpkins from May through October. When in season, some of our crops are available for Pick-Your-Own at our Yellow Church Road farm. PICK-YOUR-OWN APPLES & PUMPKINS! Thurs & Fri 9am-2pm; Sat & Sun 9am-5pm. Weather permitting.

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