Alex Jones

Alex joined News Leader 9 as an intern in August 2017 and then joined the Digital Team in December 2017. He is from Columbus and graduated from Columbus State University with Bachelor’s of Arts in English-Professional Writing in December 2017 and is planning on pursuing his Master’s degree.

Recent Articles by Alex

  Health with Dr. Paula: Tips for starting the new year on the right foot

Thousands sign petition to keep Kadie the Cow from mooooooving to a new location in Columbus

City of LaGrange announces MLK holiday trash pickup schedule

LaGrange police investigating late-night shooting on Adamson St.

Columbus High School student participating in U.S. Senate youth program

Girls, Inc. inviting people to go ‘over the edge’ with new fundraiser

Two suspects arrested in murder of Seale couple initially believed to have died in a fire

Lee Co., GA man arrested with $9K+ of spice in Columbus, charged with trafficking

Shaw High School embraces other cultures with week-long event in Columbus

Fire crews on scene of house fire on Magnolia Ct. in Phenix City

Piedmont Columbus Regional to significantly raise starting wage over federal rate

CPD searching for runaway teen last seen in late December

Columbus police investigating armed robbery at Flat Rock Park

Finding your local lawmaker in the state legislature

CSU and MCSD announce new job guarantee partnership

Opelika police investigating robbery on Dale Ave.

Valley man arrested after ‘fondling’ woman, charged with sexual abuse

Goodwill recruiting volunteers to help prepare taxes

Columbus Fire and EMS battle fire on Nightwind Ct.

Lanett police arrest man for sexual assault of a juvenile