James Giles

James Giles

Reporter/MMJ

James joined the News Leader 9 team in December 2020 as a Reporter/MMJ.


Recent Articles by James

Police investigate shooting on Drake St. in Columbus

  Counterfeit Percocet and Xanax pills circulate streets in Chattahoochee Valley

  Gas prices continue to rise in the Chattahoochee Valley

  Shortage of inmates causing bulk waste pick-up delays in Columbus

  Muscogee County School District eases graduation restrictions

Gov. Brian Kemp signs bills to improve foster care, adoption in Georgia

  Columbus to begin using new automated recycling system

  Chattahoochee Valley expresses gratitude to nurses during National Nurses Week

Federal judge rules CDC can’t issue eviction moratorium

Columbus Police Dept. honors employees during Public Safety Recognition Week

  Fentanyl-related deaths on the rise in the Peach State

  Local community speaks on Indian COVID-19 crisis after topping 20 million within 2 weeks

  Pastoral Institute discusses importance of mental health in diverse communities

Warm weather brings out snakes in Chattahoochee Valley

  StartUP Columbus and the Fountain City team up to award $112K to local small businesses

  Shortage of truck drivers in the Chattahoochee Valley increasing

Employees with unemployment benefits not returning to work

  District attorney’s first murder trial ends in mistrial, family of victim is still seeking justice

  Family of Eufaula triple murder suspect says he has history of untreated mental illness

Jury unable to reach verdict in 2016 house party murder case

  Suspect and victims identified in Lake Eufaula triple murder

Randolph County Schools receives $4.2 Million in American Rescue Plan Funding

  Charges against Fort Benning couple accused of killing newborn baby in 2008 dismissed

  Judicial emergency extension authorizes courts to resume jury trials in Georgia

  Columbus small businesses looking to return to normal amid pandemic

  Data identifies four zip codes in Columbus as the city’s most dangerous

  Fewer people registering to be vaccinated for COVID-19 in Columbus

  Muscogee County Jail inmates expected to be vaccinated for COVID-19

  Violent crimes cost city of Columbus millions each year

  Alabama National Guard hosts COVID-19 vaccination site at CVCC in Phenix City