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.
Three people were injured in a violent crash Tuesday that shut down part of Route 119 in Westmoreland County.
Police have charged a man accused of stabbing his friend in a drunken fight that involved a former girlfriend and payment for marijuana.
Police are searching for an armed carjacker who allegedly shot his victim.
State fire marshals are investigating a blaze that seriously damaged a house in Arnold.
Dozens of people, including many middle school students, were taken to the hospital Wednesday following a gas leak in the Murrysville area.
One person was struck by a vehicle in North Union Township Monday morning.
Police discovered a man and woman unresponsive at a Rostraver gas station with two small children inside the vehicle.
Aug. 27, 2013 is a day Melvin McCloy can’t quite recall but can never forget.
Donegal Lake in Westmoreland County is being drained and volunteers were out on Wednesday scooping up trophy bass with big nets.
State police are trying to identify a man who allegedly assaulted a Good Samaritan and made hundreds of dollars in fraudulent purchases.
In Vandergrift, the remains of the Carpenters Café on Longfellow Street have finally stopped smoldering.
A nursing home employee in Irwin has been accused of stealing from residents.
Police are investigating a double murder in Indiana County.
A man accused of hitting and injuring two motorcyclists earlier this month will stand trial.
A man has been arrested after allegedly abusing his pregnant girlfriend in Westmoreland County.