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 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.
A former bus driver is facing more trouble, accused of causing a Penn-Trafford Middle School student to burn his hand on a live power line.
Authorities say a western Pennsylvania business and a nearby community college were evacuated due to a chemical spill, but no injuries were reported.
A Vandergrift man has been charged with child neglect after a 3-year-old boy in his care was found wandering the streets.
A 53-foot trailer arrived at the Church of Christ in Connellsville early Saturday morning.
Gov. Tom Wolf toured the worst hit sections of Fayette County Friday.
Two people were hurt when they were attacked by a dog they were caring for at a Westmoreland County animal shelter.
Connellsville remains under a state of emergency after flash flooding over the weekend.
A Westmoreland County woman is facing charges for allegedly abusing and threatening her children.
A Fayette County wife is in trouble with the law after allegedly attacking her husband with a pair of scissors for drinking one of her beers.