Today, the Athens City Schools Superintendent will announce plans to upgrade and improve the district's schools.
The Colbert County man convicted of killing and dismembering a woman will be sentenced next month.
Ronald Weems told the jury someone else killed Amanda Taylor, but the jury didn't buy the story and convicted Weems of murder and abuse of a corpse.
His sentencing is set for May 16.
Three other suspects in this case pleaded guilty to hindering prosecution and abuse of a corpse.
Ashley Greenhill, Laurel Pruett and Matthew Fox all testified during the trial. They will be sentenced May 7.
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