Chris Grisby

Professional Experience

2017- Present: WINK News Reporter

News Philosophy

My news philosophy is all about being a voice for the voiceless. Everyone has a story to tell and sometimes your voice and input need to be heard. That’s where I come in, to help share and shed light on topics of discussion all across Southwest Florida.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Service

In my free time, you can catch me going the gym, cooking or going on new adventures exploring what Southwest Florida has to offer.

Education

The University of Tampa ’17, Cum Laude

Likes best about Southwest Florida

My favorite thing about Southwest Florida is definitely the beaches and warm atmosphere!

Hometown

Dallas, Texas.

Family

Haven’t started that yet, I’m just 23.

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Social media rumors falsely tie Cape elderly couple to slain rapper

Police are guarding an elderly couple's home after a rumor circulated on social media the suspected killer of a South Florida rapper XXXTentacion lived. "It's...
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Lee commissioners vote to give company more funds for Irma clean up

Homeowners in San Carlos Park expressed their frustration with a company receiving additional funds to repair and clean up debris after after Hurricane Irma...
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Neighbors react to life near south Fort Myers mine

Residents living near expressed their concerns over a mine along Devore Lane. Lime rock mining facilities send shockwaves daily through the neighborhood, just south of...
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SWFL family catches shark in Caloosahatchee River

A family in Cape Coral got a big surprise this weekend when they pulled a shark out of the Caloosahatchee River. Huge jaws caught James...
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Gov. Rick Scott weighs in on country’s future during Naples campaign stop

Gov. Rick Scott took his campaign to Southwest Florida Saturday during a stop in Naples. He's running for a seat in the Senate, facing off...
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Dozens line Matanzas Bridge on FMB in support of clean water Saturday

People lined the Matanzas Bridge on Fort Myers Beach Saturday afternoon in support of clean water. Dozens marched up and down the bridge to call...
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SWFL first responders participate in active shooter training

Members of the Fort Myers Police Department, the U.S. Marshals office and paramedics participated in active shooter training Tuesday. "My only job is to stop...
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Voters to decide in November on future of greyhound racing in FL

A crucial amendment could soon put an end to greyhound racing in Florida if passed on this year's November ballot. One local greyhound adoption group—Bay...
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‘Please get us fixed’: San Carlos residents express anger over lack of Irma debris...

San Carlos Park residents expressed their frustration over the lack of progress associated with damage left from a cleanup crew months in the months...
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Cape Coral man’s car found crushed at junk yard after it was reported stolen

A SWFL man is without a car after thieves stole it, and sold it to U Pull & Save on MLK Boulevard for $200...

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