10 YEARS AGO
Two local families were celebrating days they thought they might never see as their wee ones joined other youngsters at primary school, having overcome huge odds and illness to get there.
Early indications were that Rutherglen and Cambuslang schools had performed well in the year’s exams.
The family of a Croftfoot man who tragically died of blood poisoning organised a charity football game in his memory.
A court heard how a sleazy Rutherglen solicitor begged a prostitute to arrange sex with a mum and her 11-year-old daughter.
Cambuslang Rangers kicked off their league campaign poorly, with a disappointing 4-2 loss at home to newly promoted Port Glasgow.