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.
A West Newton woman died late Monday night after a single vehicle crash in Sewickley Township, Westmoreland County.
Two men were able to walk away unhurt after their small plane crashed in Greene County.
A couple is accused of robbing a woman in Westmoreland County.
A man who told police he strangled his dog because it “wouldn’t stop barking” was sentenced on Thursday.
State Police are looking for a man who is breaking into storage units in Somerset and Westmoreland counties.
Police are investigating the theft of a dozen parking meters in Greensburg.
A Greensburg mother is facing charges for not getting her daughter dental care despite suffering pain from several decayed teeth.
Police are investigating a possible attempted child luring in Forest Hills over the weekend.
A man accused of striking his brother-in-law with a samurai sword in a dispute over marijuana will stand trial.
Daniel Weimer faced a summery trial of three counts of neglect and cruelty to animals on Thursday.
It was neighbor versus neighbor in Indiana County when one man was pulling weeds and the other decided to pull a gun Tuesday afternoon.
A rear-end type crash killed an 8-year-old boy Monday in Westmoreland County.
Ronald Shissler Jr.’s prelimanary hearing on charges he grabbed a young mother’s neck while she was getting into her car was waived on Friday.
A farmers’ market in Rostraver Township is fighting to keep their roadside signs up after being ordered by PennDOT to take them down.
Alleged members of a poaching ring, who the state Game Commission says is responsible for illegally harvesting nearly a dozen deer in the area, were in court Wednesday.