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.
It took more than 24 hours, but a massive fire on Vandergrift’s Washington Avenue is finally out.
Police are trying to figure out who owns an empty, dilapidated western Pennsylvania home – and the 60-plus weapons found inside after police responded to a burglary.
Firefighters battled a blaze at a Westmoreland County apartment building Thursday.
A Fayette County man is behind bars after police say he was caught standing naked in front of one of the windows in his home, which is right next to a school bus stop for children.
A Westmoreland County man accused of pointing a gun at his mother and opening fire in his own home is likely going to jail.
Doctors say there is no other explanation for a local baby’s injuries, other than physical violence.
Two men are accused of stealing a cash box from a business in Greensburg. The SeaBase Family Fun Center was left unlocked Monday into Tuesday so workers could go inside to clean the carpet.
A Connellsville Police officer is facing charges after allegedly accepting sexual favors from a teenager.
A man is behind bars in the Westmoreland County Prison, accused firing shots and pointing a gun at his own mother, nearly hitting his pregnant wife and their young son.
She looked like an ordinary shopper, but her exit from a local Walmart was anything but – using her cart as her getaway.
At one point, Brandon Varner was an associate of a Greensburg car dealership.
The husband of a Norwin School District teacher, who is charged with selling heroin, will stand trial for trying to intimidate the informant in the case.
It’s been more than a year since the tragic accident that led to a woman being hit by a tractor trailer in Westmoreland County, and still police and family members are trying to figure out who was behind the wheel of that big rig.
One person was killed in a shooting in Monroeville early Sunday morning.
With a bright sun shining over, Homewood residents took to the street in force, with members of Pittsburgh’s Police force.