A jury decided Thursday that a former store clerk is competent to stand trial for the death of a young Velma teen.
A competency trial in Stephens County is now underway for a man accused of murdering a teenage girl.
Another Stephens County murder case had been on the January trial docket also, but last month the district attorney announced it would be on the April docket.
A convenience store clerk has pleaded not guilt after being accused of killing a 16 year-old girl last year in Stephens County.
The community of Velma gathered today to celebrate the life of 16-year-old Braylee Rae Henry.