Alex Jones

Alex Jones

Digital Content Manager

Alex joined News Leader 9 as an intern in August 2017 and then joined the Digital Team in December 2017 and became the Digital Content Manager in April 2019.

He is from Columbus and graduated from Columbus State University with Bachelor’s of Arts in English-Professional Writing in December 2017 and is pursuing a Master’s degree in Communication at Auburn University.

Recent Articles by Alex

LIST: Fourth of July events in the Chattahoochee Valley

  Quitman Co. man pleads guilty to making threats against west Ga., east Ala. schools

  Columbus Health Department reopens in new location

Phenix City Schools reopening plan allows students to opt out of in-person learning

  WATCH: Gov. Kemp visits Piedmont Columbus Regional, encourages community to wear masks

  Former LaGrange TV station owner sentenced to 1,000 years in prison paroled after 7

$2.2 million being allocated to east Alabama airports for improvements

  Chattahoochee Valley Libraries suspends in-person services as employee tests positive for COVID-19

UPDATE: Gov. Ivey extends Safer At Home order through July

UPDATE: Alleged zebra abuser identified after slapping animal at Wild Animal Safari

  Visitor at Wild Animal Safari caught on camera slapping zebra

When and where can I shoot off fireworks in Georgia?

Columbus auto shop burns down in blaze, owner says

Police chase starts in Lee Co. and ends in crash in Russell Co.

  Argument in Opelika leaves one person with a bullet wound to the leg

Morehouse College cancels all Fall athletic events, honoring scholarships

WATCH: Gov. Kemp signing Ga. Hate Crime Bill into law

  WTVM Editorial 6-26-20: The real role models

  Elaine Gillispie remains on ballot for runoff in Columbus City Council special election

LaGrange man arrested after burning stolen property on the side of the road

  Free COVID-19 testing taking place at Pine Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Phenix City

Phenix City police release statement on death of assistant chief

Fort Benning cancels 2020 Independence Celebration

  Piedmont breast cancer treatment center renamed after longtime healthcare advocate

  Columbus Chamber of Commerce names first African-American President and CEO

UPDATE: Missing Butler man with mental health issues located

  5 inmates, driver injured after Harris County prison detail vehicle overturns

National Infantry Museum cancels Independence Day Celebration, plans virtual celebration instead

  Seven arrested after undercover drug sting at LaGrange restaurant

  Butler, Ga. police officer terminated after racially insensitive Facebook post