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

  Juveniles wanted in Opelika business robbery on Pepperell Pkwy.

  Valley police investigating overnight armed robbery on 20th Ave.

  Phenix City police searching for car theft person of interest

Phenix City man caught on security camera defecating near golf course pro shop

  Chattahoochee Valley smashes goal for WTVM Blood Drive Telethon

Columbus police searching for identity theft, fraudulent check suspect

Opelika police release surveillance photos of credit card theft suspects

  16-year-old escapes juvenile justice custody in Columbus, reported missing

UPDATE: Man killed after being struck by train in Columbus identified

  BBB: Spotting the fake when it comes to the 2020 census

  14-year-old runaway last seen on Lawyers Lane in Columbus

  Elderly man drowns after vehicle ends up in Chattahoochee River overnight; authorities release identity

  Four men being sentenced for role in 2016 murder of beloved Columbus man

  ALEA investigating crash involving train and 18-wheeler in Chambers Co.

  Russell Co. EMA Director says emergency sirens are outdated

  Social media posts alleging Phenix City dog being abused by LCSO employee false

WTVM hosts Hometown Heroes Night with the Columbus River Dragons

  Opelika police arrest two men on burglary, theft charges

  Auburn man arrested, charged after allegedly taking $2.5K in property

Several LaGrange streets closed due to flooding

  Two Opelika women arrested in Troup Co. with two gallons of date rape drug

  Ten car burglaries reported at two Phenix City apartment complexes in twelve hours

  Barbour Co. residents assess storm damage following severe weather

  LaGrange police searching for teenager after being seen driving stolen vehicle

Tornado, Thunderstorm warnings across Chattahoochee Valley leave trees down, people without power

  ONE YEAR LATER: No major updates after baby found dead in cooler in Troup Co.

  Beulah Utilities starting $5.5 million expansion project

  Hwy. 27 in Harris Co. open after accident causes oil spill

  Goodwill hosting multi-employer job fair in Opelika, hundreds of jobs available

  Five Columbus natives named among 100 Most Influential Georgians