20 YEARS AGO
Heartless thieves broke into a pensioner’s home as she lay dying in hospital, and stole all the Christmas presents she had set aside for her family, as well as a number of household items and bank cards.
Drivers in Rutherglen and Cambuslang had been heeding the festive drink-drive message, with only a small number of drivers testing positive.
Toryglen residents were bracing themselves for a massive council tax hike, as government cuts in council finance was set to have a knock-on effect.
A Spittal playgroup got a £1000 cash grant to help them buy new equipment.
Cambuslang Rangers defeated Kinnoull 2-1 to start the New Year well.