During his career, Ross has covered major stories including hurricanes, forest fires, efforts to impeach former President Bill Clinton and the Sago mine disaster.
In 1995 he began reporting for WHSV-TV in Harrisonburg, Virginia. In 1996 he moved to WJAC-TV in Johnstown, Pennsylvania and in 1998. In Johnstown, Ross wrote, produced and hosted the Emmy nominated special “Who Will Protect the Children?” WTVR-TV in Richmond, Virginia was the next stop. Ross has also been nominated for 3 Emmys and was awarded one in 2003. Ross was also awarded A Golden Quill, and an Associated Press Award in 2003.
Ross served in the United States Marine Corps and is a Desert Storm veteran. His hobbies include anything mechanical, weight-training, playing and coaching ice hockey, skiing and golf.
Empty dog bowls and heavy steel chains are the lone visual symbols of what neighbors say was a terrible scene of animal cruelty in a backyard in Fayette County.
The Department of Environmental Protection has put a drilling company on notice after drinking water was contaminated by gas drilling wastewater in Westmoreland County.
A proposed site for a new cell tower is generating plenty of controversy in Westmoreland County.
Police in Westmoreland County have one person in custody and seized drugs, hundreds of dollars in cash and weapons in two separate investigations in Penn Township.
A man and woman accused of robbing a Fayette County bank are now in police custody after a day-long manhunt.
Police in Westmoreland County are still trying to figure out who shot and killed a couple in New Kensington.
A Wednesday morning shooting in New Kensington left two people dead.
Emergency crews were called to the scene of an accident involving a coal truck and another vehicle in Indiana County this morning.
We’ve heard the story before, and this one’s just as heart breaking.
A judge in Westmoreland County dismissed murder charges against a man accused of killing his girlfriend because of insufficient evidence.
A truck driver has been arrested after allegedly assaulting a Pennsylvania State Police trooper during a traffic stop.
A man was arrested after locking his three young children out of the house in Westmoreland County.
A registered sex offender is back behind bars, accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl in Westmoreland County.
St. John the Baptist Regional Catholic School with close its K-5 program.
Students and the community are mourning the loss of a local high school football player.