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

Former Columbus police officer indicted for murder of paramedic girlfriend

  Health with Dr. Paula: No Soda November

City of Columbus accused of defying federal order in Fort Benning Estates demolition

One of two shooting suspects arrested nearly one month after Leeman St. shooting in LaGrange

Troup County Sheriff’s Office searching for missing 17-year-old

Opelika police release surveillance photos of fraud, theft suspects

  Columbus police searching for missing teenager

Auburn police arrest men from N.Y., S.C. on multiple charges

  Alleged robber killed in Atlanta shootout ID’d as Auburn University football chaplain’s son

  Eufaula airport devastated in Mar. 3 tornadoes receives $650K FAA grant

LaGrange police arrest man for string of car break-ins, gang activity

  Skeletal remains of an adult found in Eufaula

Columbus fire crews put out kitchen fire on 20th Ave.

  Two arrested in connection to Columbus murder on Amber Dr.

Phenix City man sentenced to jail after getting in woman’s car and telling her to drive

  Columbus police release surveillance video of suspected Yvonne Ct. burglar

  Columbus teenager reported missing, last seen Nov. 14

  Columbus police searching for missing 43-year-old woman

  Phenix City pedestrian killed after overnight crash

  Two vehicle accident on Hwy. 169 in Lee Co. claims life of Opelika woman

  Former WTVM General Manager passes away a day shy of his 94th birthday

  LaGrange police investigating overnight armed robbery on West Point Rd.

  Body found on Southview Dr. in Auburn identified as missing Taiwanese Auburn student

Thanksgiving city closures in Columbus

  Phenix City capital murder suspect arrested in Ohio

Three Democratic U.S. Senate candidates participating in debate at CSU

UPDATED: Six arrested, several others wanted in string of car break-ins, card fraud

  Columbus police investigating shooting on 11th Ave.

GBI investigating allegations of sexual assault against Quitman Co. sheriff’s deputy

  Abandoned house catches fire off Summerville Rd. in Phenix City