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

  Columbus home repair experts talk keeping pipes from freezing

  Death investigation underway after 13-year-old shot on Dorsey Dr. dies days later

Martin Luther King Jr. Parade and Unity Program draws crowd in Harris Co.

  Secret Service agent, Lafayette native speaks at Martin Luther King Jr. Day breakfast

  Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc. holds multiple service projects in Columbus on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Hamilton Mayor Becky Chambers passes away at 75

  Hundreds gather in Columbus for Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast

  Columbus fire officials investigating overnight housefire on Doerun Dr.

GBI investigating LaGrange officer-involved shooting after domestic disturbance turned homicide

“No One Wants to See Traffic on Snapchat, Brenda:” GDOT names safety message winners

  City closures in the Chattahoochee Valley ahead of Martin Luther King Jr. holiday

  Candle left burning leads to LaGrange home being fully engulfed in flames

Columbus police, family searching for 14-year-old runaway

  Two LaGrange men arrested, charged with burglary

LIST: Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in the Chattahoochee Valley

  LaGrange man shot in the arm while walking down Ridge St.

  Columbus police investigating overnight shooting on Mellon St.

  Juveniles wanted in Opelika business robbery on Pepperell Pkwy.

  Valley police investigating overnight armed robbery on 20th Ave.

  Phenix City police searching for car theft person of interest

Phenix City man caught on security camera defecating near golf course pro shop

  Chattahoochee Valley smashes goal for WTVM Blood Drive Telethon

Columbus police searching for identity theft, fraudulent check suspect

Opelika police release surveillance photos of credit card theft suspects

  16-year-old escapes juvenile justice custody in Columbus, reported missing

UPDATE: Man killed after being struck by train in Columbus identified

  BBB: Spotting the fake when it comes to the 2020 census

  14-year-old runaway last seen on Lawyers Lane in Columbus

  Elderly man drowns after vehicle ends up in Chattahoochee River overnight; authorities release identity

  Four men being sentenced for role in 2016 murder of beloved Columbus man