20 YEARS AGO
A Rutherglen man was jailed for six years after being found guilty of possessing a pistol, a revolver and a sawn-off shot gun.
Police were hunting two men who stabbed a young driver on Stonelaw Road.
South Lanarkshire Council employees feared jobs cuts as a staff review was announced to plug a £9million budget shortfall.
Rutherglen and Cambuslang police targeted vandalism after a spate of graffiti incidents around the town.
Grants totally £9,391 were donated to local groups with the Credit Union being awarded £2,450 for a new computer system.
Two community groups pulled out of the campaign to halt the redevelopment of Bardykes Bing near Halfway.