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

WATCH: Annual Bi-City Christmas Parade in Columbus and Phenix City

Columbus firefighters raise $17K+ for Muscular Dystrophy Association

  Phenix man found not guilty of Columbus man’s murder after 15.5 hours of jury deliberation

  Death investigation underway after 18-year-old’s body found in car in Valley

  Opelika man arrested on attempted murder charge

“Ain’t nobody running from y’all:” Columbus, Ga. police post burglary suspect on Facebook, he responds

  Mayor Skip Henderson hosting Let’s Talk, Columbus forum

  Health with Dr. Paula: Coping with holiday depression

CSU to graduate nearly 750 students in fall 2019 commencement

  UPDATE: Victims of double homicide on Knowles Road in Phenix City ID’d

  Columbus man accused of mother’s murder gets $100K bond

AU Dean adds one second to final exams in honor of Iron Bowl victory

Car fire in Quitman Co. ruled arson

  WATCH: Central High School Red Devils heading off to football state championship

  Mathews Elementary School collects over 4,000 canned goods for non-profits

  Talbot Co. investigators searching for arsonists after car fire

  Columbus bank robbery suspect arrested on unrelated charges in Atlanta

  Columbus, Ga. police searching for missing 16-year-old and her 8-month-old daughter

  Man arrested for uncle’s Phenix City murder

  UPDATE: Victim in shooting on Terminal Ct. in Columbus ID’d

  Phenix City man killed overnight, nephew named person of interest

GALLERY: Auburn and Alabama face off in the Iron Bowl at Jordan-Hare Stadium

Smiths Station little league football team gives up zero points all season, gets championship rings

Phenix City police release surveillance photos of auto burglary suspect

Phenix City police searching for auto burglary, fraud suspects

  Macon Co. scene where Aniah Blanchard’s remains found cleared

  Columbus house fire survivors grateful for smoke detector

  Bond set for Columbus man accused of assaulting girlfriend when she was accidentally shot

LIST: Black Friday opening times in Columbus

New details emerge in accident that claimed the life of Columbus motorcyclist