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

Georgia doubles weekly number COVID-19 vaccines administered

Phenix City police release surveillance photos of auto burglary suspects

Alabama Dept. of Public Health launches interactive vaccine tracker

Jimmy Carter historic sites become national historic park

LIST: MLK Jr. Day events in the Chattahoochee Valley

  City of Opelika names 30-year veteran as new Chief of Police

  Masked intruder holds LaGrange employees at gunpoint during robbery

Columbus Chat-a-Hoots looking ahead to first season as season tickets go on sale

City of Columbus announces virtual, drive-in Martin Luther King Jr. Day event

Alabama legislators donate nearly $27K check to Smiths Station High School

  “Homemade explosive device” found, defused in vacant LaGrange parking lot

  UPDATE: Homicide investigation underway after church workers find man dead in Seale

  Muscogee Co. School District updates plan for students to return to the classroom

LIVE: Gov. Brian Kemp delivering 2021 State of the State Address

  How each Ga., Ala. House representative voted during the impeachment proceedings

  Four Columbus natives named among ‘100 Most Influential Georgians’

  Nearly century-old Columbus snacks plant to shut down by spring 2022

  Two indicted nearly one year after LaGrange man’s body found in the road

  70-year-old man shot, killed in Columbus; family member charged with murder

  Death of Auburn student who fell from balcony ruled suicide

Lee Co. sheriff’s deputy, man injured in two-vehicle crash in Smiths Station

  Three arrested after Russell Co. Sheriff’s Office finds 300+ gallons of moonshine

  Two charged in Christmas murder in Phenix City, third charged with attempting to murder another suspect

  UPDATE: 19-year-old Valley woman found dead in the woods

Gov. Kemp thanks Sen. Perdue for his service, congratulates Ossoff

  SHERIFF: Inmate found dead in his cell at Russell Co. Jail

Gov. Ivey announces that COVID-19 vaccine will be available for elderly, first responders

LIVE: Gov. Kemp addressing COVID-19 vaccine distribution across Georgia

  COURT: New details emerge in Columbus teen’s tragic 2017 murder

  Suspect in Phenix City woman’s 2017 murder arrested in Tennessee