20 Apr 2015 06:30
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 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
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
A 70-YEAR-OLD Hawick councillor claimed last week that the railway will return to his home town in his lifetime.
7 Apr 2015 06:30
IT has almost doubled in size since it opened two years ago. And now it is attracting children from all across the Borders.
3 Apr 2015 06:45
TWO community groups in the Scottish Borders – Perfect Harmony and Newcastleton and Area Playgroup - are celebrating after receiving cash boosts from the ScotRail Foundation.
26 Mar 2015 06:00
A FORMER Hawick Cornet appeared from custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court last Tuesday and admitted driving while five times the legal alcohol limit.
25 Mar 2015 06:00
A CHEF from Hawick who assaulted his brother in a local nightclub and subjected him to homophobic remarks has been ordered to pay a total of £495 at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.
6 Mar 2015 07:50 • Ally McGilvray
IT has been described as a non contact version of ice hockey.
25 Feb 2015 06:30
SCOTTISH Borders Council has announced that the number 120 bus (formerly the number 20) linking Kelso, Jedburgh and Hawick will continue until at least August 2015.
18 Feb 2015 06:30
RATES on the High Street were the key issue discussed between Future Hawick members and local MP Michael Moore when they met in the town last week.
5 Feb 2015 08:00
A RANGERS fan from Hawick has been warned he faces a prison sentence after admitting singing sectarian songs and making racist comments.
28 Jan 2015 06:35
A SPECIAL screening of 1973's film of the year "The Sting" will take place at The Heart of Hawick on Friday, February 6.
22 Jan 2015 07:00
A 24-YEAR-OLD man found in possession of illegal drugs during the Hawick Common Riding celebrations has been fined a total of £248 at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.
18 Jan 2015 07:30
NFU Scotland’s ground-breaking Renewables Development Initiative (RDI) will open its 2015 programme of events in the Borders, with a look at a new anaerobic digestion plant set up on a Hawick farm.
16 Jan 2015 07:00
IMPROVEMENT plans have been unveiled for Hawick’s Wilton Park. An application has now been submitted for the demolition of the current cafe and toilets at the 107-acre park.
15 Jan 2015 07:00
HAVING been released from prison just 13 days earlier, Wayne Stillwell “went on a bender” and got himself back in trouble with the police.
7 Jan 2015 08:00
A BOSS at a specialised clothing firm which produces hand-made leather jackets for A-list celebrities has been accused of stealing almost £200,000 worth of garments from the business.
6 Jan 2015 06:15
A HAWICK man has been accused of struggling violently with two female police officers and kicking one of them on the leg.
1 Jan 2015 08:00
A HAWICK youth has been accused of assaulting two police officers following a disturbance in the town during the early hours of Saturday morning.