A 31-YEAR-OLD man who tried to walk out of Strabane’s Asda store with over £300 worth of clothes in his trolley has been handed a suspended sentence.
A number of homes have been evacuated due to a security alert in the Springhill area.
Army bomb disposal experts have been called to examine a suspicious object that was found in Springhill Park.
Springhill Park has been closed to traffic.
A police spokesperson said the nearby Springhill Community Centre has been made available for residents who have been forced to leave their homes.
Police in Strabane are advising car owners to ensure their cars are securely locked when parked up at night following two reports of unlocked cars being entered in the Carrick Strand area in the early hours of Friday.
IN THE wake of last week’s very public row with Sinn Féin’s Karina Carlin, SDLP councillor Patsy Kelly has said it is time for both parties to move on.
THERE remain almost 50 un-adopted developments in the Strabane District Council area, this newspaper can reveal.
A CASTLEDERG care home manager has lifted one of the North’s top nursing awards.
THE Catholic Church has warned vacated school sites across Strabane may never be redeveloped because of the “unrealistic” attitude of the Department of Education.
RELATIVES of some of those killed in road accidents on the A5 could become involved in a legal challenge led by campaigners, Action for the A5.
STRABANE’S taxpayers are forking out thousands of pounds to fly the Union flag behind closed doors where virtually no one can see it.
STRABANE’S out of hours coverage has come under renewed fire following an incident at the weekend involving a mother and her new-born son.