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.
Applications for gun permits have surged since the Paris attacks.
Two women are facing charges after police say they took a stun gun into a Westmoreland County restaurant and allegedly tormented customers with it.
An invasion of privacy case is being investigated at Laurel Highlands Senior High School.
Shoppers say there’s just not enough parking, and adding spaces is not the answer. Business owners in Greensburg want to find a balance between filling the need, and keeping the character of the city.
A woman has been charged in a child abuse case involving her boyfriend’s 4-year-old daughter.
Halloween is long over, but the Devil’s Night antics that are often associated with that night just got started in one local community.
Whether he is lost or was stolen, there’s a desperate search underway in Westmoreland County to find a local man’s dog.
A man accused of leading police on a chase, which caused a crash that left a woman dead and a state trooper injured, appeared in court Monday.
A man is facing animal cruelty charges for kicking his aunt’s 8-month-old puppy so hard that one of the animal’s legs had to be amputated.
A retired state trooper will stand trial on charges he had sex with a 13-year-old girl.
Police are investigating after a bicyclist was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer in Westmoreland County.
A local military veteran has given up the comforts of home for a whole month to live outside, but it’s all to raise awareness for those less fortunate.
The Lynn Avenue Bridge in Bethlehem, PA is historic, sturdy and just may end up in Latrobe.
A teenager and a baby were found dead in separate locations decades ago in Westmoreland County. They were never identified, and their killers were never brought to justice. But some new technology could help police do both.
Police say a western Pennsylvania man caused $4,000 damage by stealing four parking meters only to net a mere $30 when he broke them open.