A STRABANE man has this week spoken of his “nightmare” year at the hands of boyracers.
A SION Mills man caught driving without insurance three times in as many months has been warned that he will go to prison should he reoffend.
A CASTLEDERG student will undergo an operation in London this week in a bid to reconstruct an ear which was bitten off by a dog when she was a child. Emma McElchare, 12, will undergo the four-hour operation at Great Ormond Street Hospital tomorrow (Tuesday).
INCIDENTS of anti-social behaviour are up in G District, a meeting of the Strabane Policing and Community Safety partnership (PCSP) heard last night (Thursday).
A BOOM in charity shops across the Strabane District put £45,000 on the local rates bill last year. There are now 24 premises across the District attracting rates exemptions because of their charitable status. Offering tenancy to charity shops has become an increasingly popular option with property owners who still face a 50 per-cent rates bill even when their premises are empty.
A YOUNG Strabane artist who creates her music from computer games has been nominated for one of the biggest awards in showbusiness.
A SPECIALIST eating disorder clinic being developed by the Western Trust should be based in Strabane, according to a local MLA.
A STRABANE bus firm owner was pulled off the road after several mechanical defects were discovered in one of its vehicles.
WHILE countless high street butchers have faced the ‘chop’ at the hands of the recession, the recent horse meat controversy has thrown up a welcome reversal in fortunes.
HIGH unemployment and a low wage economy have been blamed for a rise in child poverty levels across the Strabane District.