Jerome Jones

Weekend Anchor/Reporter

 

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Jerome Jones  the weekend news anchor for Alabama News Network. He also reports during the week and covers the Alabama Legislature and politics.

Jerome was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, but calls Montgomery home. For the past 15 years Jerome has been a resident of Montgomery, and is fully immersed into the River Region community.

Jerome graduated from Alabama State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. He is passionate about telling the stories of the people of the River Region and keeping the community informed through news reports.

Jerome believes that honest, accurate journalism is one of the most important jobs in the world. When he is not working, Jerome enjoys the various outdoor opportunities including hunting, fishing and outdoor adventures. Jerome’s hobbies include painting, gardening, wine-making and anything outdoors. A-S-U and Geaux Tigers!

 

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Articles

Historic Inauguration Parade

Hundreds of people lined both sides of Dexter Avenue to witness the inauguration parade. Kay Ivey became the first elected female republican governor in the states history. It was a cold morning…

Alabama Fans React to National Championship

Most fans were shocked and surprise at the outcome of Monday nights championship game. The Clemson Tigers pulled away to a 44-16 victory in  convincing fashion to become the…

Keeping New Year Fitness Resolutions

According to a survey by NPR, exercising more is the number one New Year's resolution. Every year millions of Americans go through their annual "join a gym" routine.  People go to…

ASU Marching Hornets Return Home

Millions watched them lead the Rose Parade on New Year's day, now the Marching Hornets have returned to Montgomery. The Hornets returned from the palm trees and sunny skies of…

Funeral Held for Well-Known Pastor

Jared Decker, the pastor of Grandview Pines Baptist Church in Millbrook was laid to rest today. Decker died suddenly on December 28 after fainting in his home. He was 35 years…

Domestic Violence Help Available in Montgomery

There were two shootings less than 24 hours apart in Montgomery this week, and both of them were the result of domestic violence. In the wake of these two crimes we sat down with Tay Knight, Executive Director of Family…

Trenholm State helps displaced Virginia College students

There are still many unanswered questions for Virginia College students. Earlier this month the college announced that it would be closing its doors for good nationwide. Many students were shocked and confused. Students do not not know if credits or…

Local American Legion Feeds Veterans

A pike road American Legion post is giving back to the community this holiday season.  American Legion Centennial Post 2019 teamed up with Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church to provide meals for fifty veterans. Volunteers from the popular food delivery…