10 YEARS AGO
A pensioner suffered a brutal assault when he pulled over to help Rutherglen teenagers that he thought were in trouble, only for them to demand money and then attack him with golf clubs.
A major new initiative aimed at improving the transport links between Rutherglen, Cambuslang and hospitals in Glasgow was unveiled, but campaigners insisted that only a new local hospital would suffice.
Stonelaw High pupils did their best to inflate Children In Need’s bank balance, by holding a balloon race for charity.
A major crackdown by cops on motorists and drink drivers was launched in time for the festive season.
Cambuslang Rugby club enjoyed a stunning 27-25 win over Cartha Queen’s Park.