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 middle schooler surprised when soldier father returns home months early

Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa gifts signed jersey for slain Phenix City 12-year-old to be buried in

FBI’s ‘most prolific’ serial killer in U.S. history has ties to the Chattahoochee Valley

71-year-old Chambers Co. man arrested on multiple sex charges

  Phenix City police officer involved in shooting on 16th St.

12-year-old Phenix City boy dies following shooting on Tupelo Dr.

Opelika man found dead in Phenix City, police investigating as homicide

Ga. man pictured in viral photo praying over Fla. sheriff’s deputy

Chambers Co. Drug Task Force arrests 54 people over two-month sting

Body of man found behind Alabama Power warehouse in Valley identified

Valley police locate body, working on identification process

Valley police arrest man in connection with parking lot shooting that injured seven

Man arrested for murder outside an abandoned house in Phenix City

Man pleads guilty to 2016 home invasion turned murder, one suspect remains to stand trial

Police: Valley man hits neighbor with hammer, attempts to rape her

Lanett patrolman arrested on child sex crimes charges

New eagle ready to take flight ahead of Auburn’s first game of the season

One arrested, one at large in Custom Jewelers armed robbery in Phenix City

Auburn University reminds student about safe travel at night after attempted robbery

Opelika police release surveillance photos of burglary suspect

Sketch of suspect in Smiths Station murder released, law enforcement on the search

Phenix City man sentenced to 35 years in federal prison on drug and firearms charges

Motorcyclist in critical condition after late night crash in Opelika

Former Chambers Co. Probate Court employee convicted of stealing almost $300K

New details in Phenix City school bus crash

Man convicted of Phenix City murder, sentenced to life appears to be posting on social media

20-year-old ID’d following fatal shooting on Lee Rd. 315 in Smiths Station

Auburn teen dies in fatal late-night single-vehicle accident on Lee Rd. 81

Opelika hosting first ever craft beer festival

  Man suspected of killing Auburn officer, injuring two others waives hearing