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

  CSU political science professor comments on presidential debate

  Kids in Eufaula can soon have some fun on brand new playground

  Magnolia Manor reports no active COVID-19 cases for the last month

  Assistant Columbus Police Chief retires after 44 years

  Man arrested after taking out loans in other people’s names in Columbus

Columbus police searching for missing teen last seen with older man

Lee Co. man arrested on charges of child porn, sodomy, child sexual abuse

Two accidents leave portion of J.R. Allen Pkwy. completely blocked

  Man shot in leg during argument on Winston Rd. in Columbus

  Liberty Theatre receives $50,000 donation to stay afloat during the pandemic

  Two-thirds of Phenix City Schools students return to in-person learning

  Southern Union State Community College celebrates life of basketball player killed in car crash

  Opportunities abound for Auburn job seekers with upcoming job fairs

  MCSD reports updates number of COVID-19 cases among students, employees

  Lee Co. Commission approves new electronic voter check-in process

  Eufaula mayor hops in dunk tank for fundraiser for United Way

One person, infant transported to hospital after accident in Loachapoka

  Grand jury trials resuming in Muscogee, Harris counties in October

Columbus police release surveillance photos of card theft, fraud suspect

  Homicide Unit investigating death of man found in his home on Munson Dr. in Columbus

  Columbus organizations set up one-stop shop for COVID testing, flu shots and 2020 census

  Local Mini Market sees community come together to support local businesses

LaGrange teen wanted for home invasion, assault, burglary

  Columbus organizations team up to register voters and fill out the census

  Overnight shooting on County Rd. 65 in Chambers Co. leaves one man dead

  One person seriously injured in early morning traffic accident on J.R. Allen Pkwy.

  Ga. Senators Perdue and Loeffler express support for nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett

Death investigation underway after Phenix City man shot in the head

  Little Black Dress initiative sees Columbus organization collecting diapers

  Bird coming off endangered list thanks to Ft. Benning conservation efforts