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

Hundreds gather in Columbus for Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast

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

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

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

Opelika police arrest two men on burglary, theft charges

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

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

Central High School football coach announces departure after back-to-back trips to state championships

One person dead after Phenix City shooting that led to multiple 911 calls to different locations

Soldiers from Ft. Benning’s 75th Ranger Regiment may be deployed to Middle East

’Supernanny’ highlights struggles of military parents with story of Phenix City family of six

Sheriff: Man arrested, confesses in murder of Hurtsboro man killed while walking dog

Suspect in Christmas Day shooting at Phenix City restaurant arrested

High flu activity leads EAMC to restrict visitation

UPDATE: Missing man’s body found in well in Valley, acquaintance charged with his murder

Civil rights icon, Ga. representative John Lewis diagnosed with Stage IV pancreatic cancer

UPDATE: Man killed following Christmas night shooting at Phenix City restaurant ID’d

Union Springs woman killed in Macon Co. single-vehicle accident

Smiths Station man clings to bridge support after vehicle crashes into creek

  Bond revoked for teen charged in deadly Bramblett crash

Bond could be revoked for Auburn teen charged in deadly Bramblett crash for traffic citations

Valley teen found dead in car ID’d as 18-year-old Little Caesars Pizza employee

  Auburn getting into the Christmas spirit with city-wide parade

Death investigation underway after 18-year-old’s body found in car in Valley

“Ain’t nobody running from y’all:” Columbus, Ga. police post burglary suspect on Facebook, he responds

AU Dean adds one second to final exams in honor of Iron Bowl victory

Columbus, Ga. police searching for missing 16-year-old and her 8-month-old daughter

Phenix City man killed overnight, nephew named person of interest