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

Man arrested after shooting cousin on Lee Road 40

Mother of Ga. baby found dead in cooler identified 14 months later

Middle school in Valley reports confirmed case of COVID-19

Kia Motors to suspend production at West Point plant amid COVID-19 concerns

Opelika Chamber of Commerce asking for supplies for EAMC

Auburn man arrested for child porn charges immediately following release in Va.

Eufaula police offer to grab a meal for truck drivers who can’t

Phenix City police investigating multiple overnight shootings that left one man dead

Auburn woman could receive the final rose in ‘The Bachelor’ finale

Man decapitated after accident at Barbour Co. chicken plant

Two cases of the coronavirus confirmed in Georgia

Man convicted of capital murder in 2016 slaying of taxi driver

Child death investigation underway on Sandfort Rd. in Phenix City

City of Auburn debuts new app for residents to access city services

Opelika police release sketch of man impersonating an officer

Teenage driver groped by man impersonating an Opelika police officer

Weapons found in student parking lot of Smiths Station High School

Shooting at Evergreen Apartments near campus of Auburn University

Senator Doug Jones hosts town hall in Eufaula

Eufaula police searching for ‘armed and dangerous’ suspects in late-Jan. murder

Man found guilty of meth trafficking in Lee Co., facing life in prison

UPDATE: Malfunctioning train makes its way out of Auburn city limits

Lee Co. Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting on Lee Rd. 175

Opelika police release surveillance video of fraud suspect

UPDATE: Elderly man killed in deadly weekend Valley house fire identified

18-year-old Beauregard man arrested, charged with sexually assaulting 10-year-old

Ala. Gov. Kay Ivey grants nearly $280K for new Eufaula industrial park

Lee Co. Coroner identifies victim in Lee Rd. 307 shooting as 16-year-old

Someone in Lee Co. might be impersonating police, sheriff’s office warns

UPDATE: Suspect wanted after officer-involved shooting at hotel on Hwy. 280 in Phenix City