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.
Police in Murrysville say there hasn’t been a place touched by young people doing their own version of off-roading.
Police have made an arrest in a home invasion where an 80-year-old woman was robbed and forced to take her clothes off, but the suspect isn’t in jail just yet.
A case of alleged torture took an interesting twist Wednesday when the victim claimed it was all a misunderstanding and said everyone tortures the people they love.
A youth pastor in Westmoreland County has been arrested for allegedly engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.
A Washington County shooting that sent a man to the hospital early this morning was in self-defense, according to police, and it all started with a fight over a woman.
A Fayette County man is home from the hospital after being stabbed.
State Police in Westmoreland County have arrested a man who they say is accused of threatening and torturing a woman over a period of five days earlier this month.
Two women were injured after being forced out of a moving vehicle at gunpoint during a robbery in Westmoreland County.
A Mercer County mother and grandparents are facing a long list of charges after a young boy was found beaten and nearly starved to death, reportedly capturing and eating insects for nourishment.
It’s not just an eyesore. What’s inside an old plant in Westmoreland County could be putting everyone who lives near it at risk.
A man is facing arson charges in two separate incidents in Westmoreland County, including one at a business where the owner tried to help the suspect out in the past.
The body of a man who drowned while jet skiing over the weekend has reportedly been found.
Experts say people dealing with hardcore addiction issues and the judicial system have a pattern of arrest, court, jail, release – arrest, court, jail, release.
For one local veteran, today is a very special day because he is getting a look at his new, specially-designed house.
Begun in August of last year, injured Afghanistan war veteran Doug Vitale’s house construction is in the final stages.