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

Brother and sister found dead in Macon County, Ala., being investigated as homicide

Columbus firefighters on scene of fire on Farr Road

LIST: Halloween events in the Chattahoochee Valley

  LaGrange police issuing 20 warrants for man breaking into vehicles

  Equal Opportunity Dinner in Columbus raises money for Urban League’s efforts for disadvantaged community

  HBCU Brunch and Day Party celebrates HBCUs in the Chattahoochee Valley

  UPDATE: Columbus police release surveillance photo of suspect in MLK Blvd. homicide

Columbus man arrested, charged with child molestation

  Columbus police investigating shooting on 1st Ave.

TRAFFIC ALERT: 18-wheeler loses trailer on J.R. Allen in Columbus

Majority of east Ala. school districts fall below state score on Dept. of Education report cards

  UPDATE: Victim in Amber Dr. homicide ID’d, Columbus police investigating

  Uptown Columbus Food Truck Festival rescheduled ahead of potential severe weather

Two arrested on animal cruelty, drug charges in Troup Co.

  WTVM Editorial 10-17-19: Dangerous patterns

  GUEST SEGMENT: PCR warns against vaping

  Columbus man turns himself in to police for April shooting on 9th St.

  Two Columbus men accused of Oct. 2017 murder on Young Ave. set for trial

  Congressman Sanford Bishop reacts to death of Congressman Elijah Cummings

  Auburn basketball kicking off new season with night of events at Toomer’s Corner

WATCH: Inaugural Men’s Empowerment Breakfast being held in Columbus

Lee Rd. 240 blocked in Smiths Station after head-on collision

LaGrange woman stabs woman who attempted to stop physical altercation with a third woman

Two injured in shooting on Whitesville St. in LaGrange, one remains hospitalized

  Columbus police searching for man in connection with June 2019 shooting

Man caught on camera setting up candlelight date at Columbus RiverWalk

  Auburn middle schooler surprised when soldier father returns home months early

  Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa gifts signed jersey for slain Phenix City 12-year-old to be buried in

  Congressman Sanford Bishop responds to lack of improvements at Ralston Towers

Ala. Gov. Kay Ivey completes radiation treatments following lung cancer diagnosis