10 YEARS AGO
The controversial plans to build a new £22.3 million Cathkin High school on Holmhills Wood Community park were given the go-ahead despite massive public opposition to the plan - but the case was to be looked at by the Scottish Executive due to the number of complaints.
Strike action was averted at the Grampian Foods outlet in Cambuslang in a row over pensions.
Rutherglen motorists were up in arms over traffic tailbacks due to the closure of Blairbeth Road.
Work was due to get underway on a £500,000 major programme of repairs to Cambuslang’s Clydeford Bridge.
The Reformer told how a Halfway couple got a shock looking at an old Reformer picture - as they realised they were both in it.