Ben Garrett is a journalist from East Tennessee. He is publisher of the Independent Herald, a weekly newspaper serving the Big South Fork region of the Cumberland Plateau, with a sideline in website development and digital marketing. He is also an erstwhile blogger.
Ben Garrett is a journalist and erstwhile web designer from East Tennessee. He and his wife, Melanie, and their three children live in the Big South Fork region of the Cumberland Plateau, where he is the publisher and editor of the hometown newspaper and she is a first grade teacher. The family also has an Australian shepherd, named Boone, and a black cat, named Cat. Contact: benwgarrett at gmail dot com.