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

  Beauregard High School employee tests positive for COVID-19

Quitman, Marion counties see first confirmed cases of COVID-19

  UPDATE: Columbus police investigating overnight murder on Maplewood Dr.

LaGrange cab driver held at gunpoint in taxi during overnight robbery

Investigation underway after LaGrange 15-year-old tries to stab neighbor

  “Why did Nico shoot me?” Court testimony claims murder victim named his killer before dying

St. Anne-Pacelli, Calvary Christian schools to continue home-based instruction

  Gov. Kemp to sign shelter in place order, closes public schools throughout Georgia

Mercy Med offering COVID-19 testing for symptomatic patients

WATCH: Gov. Brian Kemp holds COVID-19 update

Auburn man arrested, charged with burglary, trespassing

  Muscogee County Jail inmate tests positive for COVID-19

Stewart Detention Center employee tests positive for COVID-19

Global Payments/TSYS CEO forgoes salary as employees take ten percent pay decrease

Ga. Board of Pardons and Paroles considering releases to address COVID-19 in prisons

  Man arrested, charged with murder in fatal Feb. shooting in Columbus

  Columbus mayor extending COVID-19 restrictions through end of April

COVID-19 cases continue to rise throughout Ga., Chattahoochee Valley

Alabama Dept. of Public Health employee tests positive for COVID-19

  Man arrested after shooting cousin on Lee Road 40

Phenix City parks close, walking trails remain open

  Columbus police release surveillance photo of man breaking into vehicle

COVID-19 deaths reported in Chambers and Tallapoosa counties

Piedmont Columbus Regional receives $1 million donation to renovate facility

  Former WTVM reporter tests positive for COVID-19 in Texas

  Yard waste and recycling collection to be suspended in Columbus

  Second Ft. Benning soldier tests positive for COVID-19

Georgia tops 2,000 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19

Columbus mayor extends state of local emergency to include park facilities

  Mother of Ga. baby found dead in cooler identified 14 months later