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.
State Police are looking for a police impersonation suspect who pulled over a teenage driver in Westmoreland County.
The mother of a young boy, who police say was beaten so severely he had to be hospitalized, is now behind bars in Indiana County and facing serious charges.
A teacher’s aide, accused of throwing a shoe at a special needs student, has been accepted into a rehab program.
A woman who used to work as an office manager at a veterinary clinic in Hempfield Township is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the business.
A man from Latrobe, who is accused of holding a woman captive and torturing her, was in court Monday morning for a preliminary hearing.
A 67-year-old man is in serious condition after he was shot while sitting in a car outside of his home in Westmoreland County.
At least one person has died in a Thursday morning motel fire in Westmoreland County.
Rescue crews have called off their search for the night after working for hours at Ohiopyle State Park where a man fell into the raging Yough River Wednesday afternoon and went over the falls.
Police in Fayette County are investigating after a dead dog was found in a trash bag along the side of the road.
A man is in custody after allegedly abusing his girlfriend with a hammer over a span of several days in Westmoreland County.
US Marshals shot a suspect while trying to serve a warrant in Uniontown.
A Greensburg woman was in court this morning, accused of shaking a child she was babysitting.
Greensburg Police say a recent drug bust came down to just good old police work, the use of a confidential informant and some garbage picking.
A Carnegie Mellon University graduate student was arrested Wednesday and is now facing drug charges, accused of running a meth distribution ring that stretched from Pittsburgh to the state of California.
A Westmoreland County teacher has been put on leave and is now facing charges after he was pulled over twice last weekend for allegedly driving under the influence.