23 Aug 2015 13:30
Mystery pink tablet claims tenth victim
A TENTH person has been admitted to Borders General Hospital after taking an unidentified pink coloured tablet.
22 Aug 2015 13:30
Man arrested after children hospitalised
A 19-YEAR-OLD man from Hawick has been arrested after nine people, including at least five children, were hospitalised after taking a mystery pink tablet.
12 Aug 2015 06:30
Disqualified driver jailed
A DISQUALIFIED driver who rode a motorcycle through various streets of a Hawick housing estate while pursued by police has been jailed for 108 days at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.
11 Aug 2015 16:30
Man denies knife-wielding charge
A 27-YEAR-OLD man has been accused of trying to pull a driver from a car and brandishing a knife at him.
11 Aug 2015 13:30
Food waste collection service expanded in Borders
RESIDENTS in Hawick and Jedburgh will this month be able to get more information on the food waste collection service being introduced to both towns.
21 Jul 2015 09:30
Man charged with raping girl, 14
A HAWICK man has made a private court appearance charged with raping a 14-year-old girl.
16 Jul 2015 06:30
Local business people inspired by intrepid Polly
EXPLORER Polly Murray proved an inspirational guest speaker when she addressed around 50 Borders business people in the Mansfield Park Hotel in Hawick.
7 May 2015 07:30
Hawick postal worker jailed
A POSTAL worker who stole packages worth around £4,000 over a four year period to feed his gambling addiction has been jailed for four months at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.
20 Apr 2015 06:30
Facebook 'weirdo’ placed on Sex Offenders Register
A 31-YEAR-OLD man who sent messages of a sexual nature to a 14-year-old on a social media site has been placed on the Sex Offenders Register for three years.
Ashley Bell of Earl Street, Hawick, was also sentenced to a three-year Community Payback Order.
19 Apr 2015 07:30
Tributes paid to 'very popular and happy young man’
TRIBUTES have been paid to a “very popular and happy young man” who died just days after being seriously injured in a road accident near Jedburgh.
17 Apr 2015 06:30
Optimistic Greens seek late bar
WILL the players and fans of Hawick RFC get an extra hour to toast their success – or drown their sorrows – on Saturday night?
16 Apr 2015 10:30
Railway to Hawick 'in my lifetime’ predicts Councillor, aged 70
A 70-YEAR-OLD Hawick councillor claimed last week that the railway will return to his home town in his lifetime.