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

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

Police: No more arrests expected in Aniah Blanchard case

Opelika police release surveillance photos of fraud, theft suspects

Alleged robber killed in Atlanta shootout ID’d as Auburn University football chaplain’s son

Eufaula airport devastated in Mar. 3 tornadoes receives $650K FAA grant

Phenix City man sentenced to jail after getting in woman’s car and telling her to drive

Two vehicle accident on Hwy. 169 in Lee Co. claims life of Opelika woman

Phenix City capital murder suspect arrested in Ohio

Taiwanese Auburn student remains missing after three months, police continue search

Auburn mayor holds inaugural State of the City address

Man arrested for starting a fire inside a Valley Walmart

Phenix City 2-year-old in critical condition after falling into swimming pool

UPDATE: Murder warrants placed for arrest of man in connection to double homicide of siblings in east Ala.

Brother and sister found dead in Macon County, Ala., being investigated as homicide

Auburn basketball kicking off new season with night of events at Toomer’s Corner

  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