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The week ahead: Feb. 24 - March 2

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A number of North Alabama court cases are on the docket this week. A number of North Alabama court cases are on the docket this week.
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A number of North Alabama court cases are onthe docket this week.

Monday morning, the murder trial of Joshua Conerlyis set to get underway. He is accused of killing Timothy Lanier in February2011. Also headed to trial Monday is RonniePearson. The Hazel Green man is charged with sexual abuse, attempted rape,and sodomy. He was arrested in 2013 after fleeing to Tennessee.

A Jackson County man charged with threateninga Paint Rock police officer, the police chief and his family is set to appearin court Monday afternoon. Prosecutors are trying to revoke JosephNevels' bond to keep him in jail.

On Wednesday, a preliminary hearing is setfor CarlHerold, who is accused of holding a child in his Huntsville home for nearlya year. He is charged with multiple counts of child porn, sexual abuse andsodomy.

In political news, Senator Richard Shelbycontinues his statewide jobsand industry tour Monday morning. He's making a stop in Lauderdale Countyat Florence's ECM Hospital, then it's on to Limestone County to visit Snap-onTools in Elkmont.

Wednesday is also the deadline for theDepartment of Justice to tell Huntsville City Schools why it opposes the district'sre-zoning plans. The federal government has its own plan it wants toimplement, but it has not been publicly released.

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