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

Auburn woman escapes burning car on Lee Rd. 191 near Macon County

Circumstances surrounding Phenix City infant’s death under investigation

Opelika man charged with 24 counts of child porn

Thieves roll off the King Ford auto lot in Valley with seven new vehicles

Eufaula cancels annual Pilgrimage of historic homes

Lee Co. man sentenced to 65 years in prison for trying to kill girlfriend

Phenix City stabbing victim identified as 56-year-old man

  UPDATE: Smiths Station man charged with murder after man stabbed to death in Phenix City

Man sentenced to life in prison for 2017 Opelika murder

Woman killed in car chase that ended in crash in Phenix City identified

Opelika police searching for man missing for more than two weeks

Lee Co. man convicted of assaulting police officer in July 2020 incident

Three hospitalized after major crash on West Point Pkwy. in Opelika

Lanett city official arrested on ethics violation

Lee Co. Sheriff’s Office K9 loses battle with cancer

Montgomery man dies in single-vehicle crash in Bullock County

Opelika man arrested, charged with murder of woman found dead in her home

Russell Co. High School baseball coach charged with assaulting student-athlete

Firefighters rescue elderly woman, animals from overnight house fire in Valley

Death investigation underway after Opelika woman found dead in her home

Reward being offered in 11-year-old Lee Co. girl’s 1999 murder

Opelika man charged in York Ave. stabbing incident

Family Dollar double homicide suspect arrested in Phenix City

UPDATE: Victim struck by train in Opelika identified; death investigation underway

Lanett bank robber sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison

Opelika man wanted on multiple child porn charges

High speed chase through east Ala. ends in woman’s arrest

One dead, one critical after shooting on 3rd St. in Opelika

  Smiths Station bar shooting suspect arrested in Las Vegas

Two separate Lee County trials end in guilty verdicts for murder, attempted murder suspects