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 man has been arrested after allegedly abusing his pregnant girlfriend in Westmoreland County.
Investigators say Teri Lyn Padgett stole money from her dementia patient mother and used the cash for online psychics.
One person was injured when a small plane crashed at the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport Friday morning.
Police are releasing surveillance video in hopes that it will help them track down a masked suspect accused of robbing a general store in Indiana County.
An man is facing more than 50 counts of animal cruelty after starving and neglected animals were found on his farm in Indiana County.
Two motorcyclists were injured when they were hit from behind while stopped at a stop sign in Westmoreland County.
A Washington Township man is facing charges after he allegedly terrorized a woman and burned her house down.
Westmoreland County humane officers removed dozens of animals from a vacant trailer in Bolivar Friday.
A mother in Fayette County is facing charges for allegedly starving her 11-month-old son.
A man accused of driving drunk and causing a crash that left a Ligonier Township police officer dead has pleaded guilty.
Clean-up is underway after a fire destroyed a popular, long-time restaurant in Westmoreland County.
A Vandergrift police officer opened fire on a vehicle after being struck in the parking lot of a business Wednesday morning.
A machete-wielding man is facing charges after allegedly breaking into an apartment in Jeannette last month.
A Washington County man has been found fatally shot in his home, where investigators say it appears someone tried to set fire to the residence.
Students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania were warned Thursday about a shooting that happened near campus.