10 YEARS AGO
A predatory rapist who sexually assaulted a teenage girl while he was on bail for another rape was sentenced to 15 years.
The future of the current Rutherglen Post Office building took a new twist when it was discovered that the building still forms part of the town’s common good fund, meaning that the building could only be used for the “common good”of the area’s inhabitants.
A Rutherglen teacher was set to give up her Christmas holidays to help those affected by the earthquake in Pakistan.
The well known Gordon Goold and Co garage on Dukes Road announced it was closing.
Residents of two Cathkin streets had started petitions against proposals to erect a mobile phone mast nearby.