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

EXCLUSIVE: Actor Rob Mayes speaks about shooting “Neon Highway” in Columbus with Beau Bridges

  Amerigroup, MCSD sending food around Columbus for Food Truck Friday

  Columbus police, family searching for runaway teen

  Auburn woman escapes burning car on Lee Rd. 191 near Macon County

  Seale home destroyed, couple safe after house fire on Lato Rd.

  Circumstances surrounding Phenix City infant’s death under investigation

  Car fire on J.R. Allen Pkwy. and River Rd. in Columbus leaves lane blocked

Opelika man charged with 24 counts of child porn

Free COVID-19 vaccination clinic being held in Cuthbert

LaGrange man wanted after reportedly shooting into house overnight

  Thieves roll off the King Ford auto lot in Valley with seven new vehicles

Sheriff’s deputies recognized for quick thinking during a Columbus fire

  Eufaula cancels annual Pilgrimage of historic homes

Teenager arrested in Columbus murder on South Andrews Circle

Fire crews working massive fire at The Lakes Apartments in Columbus

  Columbus church holding Glow-in-the-Dark Easter Egg Hunt

  Enrichment Services offering energy assistance for seniors in the Chattahoochee Valley

  Lee Co. man sentenced to 65 years in prison for trying to kill girlfriend

Russell Co. man arrested after allegedly hiding meth in glass cleaner can

  Phenix City stabbing victim identified as 56-year-old man

  Columbus mass vaccination site administers 10,000th COVID-19 vaccine

Harris Co. High School students can “shop” for free prom dresses

Manufacturing company expanding to bring 50 jobs to Auburn

  UPDATE: Smiths Station man charged with murder after man stabbed to death in Phenix City

  COURT: Family Dollar double homicide victim talked to investigator 30 minutes before her death

  Auburn man charged with burglarizing a business multiple times

  WATCH: Sen. Jon Ossoff visits Columbus mass vaccination site

  Enrichment Services holding two job fairs in Columbus and LaGrange

  Flavors of The Big Easy coming to Columbus with new restaurant

Russell County man arrested on child sex abuse charges