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

Ga. Senators Perdue and Loeffler express support for nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett

Bird coming off endangered list thanks to Ft. Benning conservation efforts

Toddler safe after LaGrange mother’s car stolen with child inside, suspect unknown

Ga. Senators Perdue and Loeffler react to death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

“God bless their memory:” Gov., First Lady Kemp remember 9/11 terror attacks

COVID-19 cases continue rising by hundreds at Auburn University

Troup Co. inmate charged in murder for hire plot against deputy

Columbus artist paints portrait of Breonna Taylor for cover of ‘Vanity Fair’

Tyler Perry teams with Ga. First Lady Marty Kemp for human trafficking PSA

UPDATE: Atlanta-area 1-year-old located hours after gunpoint kidnapping

East Ala. foster parents charged with child abuse after toddler suffers brain bleed

More than 200 Auburn University students test positive for COVID-19 during first week of classes

Georgia National Fair festivities canceled for 2020

Reports: Ga. Gov. not requiring masks at public schools

New shark species found in Wilkinson Co., Ga.

Death investigation underway in Troup Co. after woman shot in the head

Quitman County beginning nightly curfew

Pork chop dinner leads to two wanted for terroristic threats in Columbus

Annual Fountain City Classic canceled

Atlanta mayor reportedly set to mandate face masks

Ga. fugitive arrested in Opelika

Tips for staying safe while operating your grill

Former LaGrange TV station owner sentenced to 1,000 years in prison paroled after 7

UPDATE: Alleged zebra abuser identified after slapping animal at Wild Animal Safari

When and where can I shoot off fireworks in Georgia?

Hate crime bill passes through Ga. legislature, moves to Gov. Kemp’s desk

  Columbus teacher appearing on ‘Ellen’

Georgia National Fairgrounds reopening, planning ahead for Georgia National Fair

15 Georgians arrested on child exploitation charges during COVID-19 pandemic

More than 13K Georgians test positive for COVID-19, death toll continues rising