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 motorcyclist was killed in a crash in Murrysville Tuesday afternoon.
A man is behind bars in Westmoreland County after state police say he tried to rob another man at an ATM machine over the weekend, disguised in a motorcycle helmet and using BB guns.
Three people are facing charges after a series of vehicle break-ins in Westmoreland County.
Four people are facing charges for allegedly firing shots at a home in Fayette County early Wednesday morning.
A Pittsburgh man is behind bars after allegedly carjacking a woman in the parking lot of Idlewild & SoakZone amusement park in Westmoreland County.
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.