9:50 am, Tue 02 Apr 2013 Police suspect arsonists in spate of grass fires
Arsonists set off more grass fires in South West Scotland
A number of grass fires have been started in Dumfries and Galloway over the Easter period.
Police say that the latest were set alight last night at on waste ground between Glenwhargen Avenue in Kelloholm and the River Nith.
The second was on waste ground between Blackaddie Road Sanquhar Police Station.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact Police Scotland on the new non emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
11:49 am, Tue 28 Feb 2012 War memorial damage court case
War memorial court case latest
A court case involving a man accused of painting offensive slogans on a Dumfries and Galloway war memorial has been continued.
20 year old David Baillie, of Sandyknowe Crescent, Kelloholm, is to face trial at Dumfries Sheriff Court.
He denies the charge.
6:42 am, Tue 28 Feb 2012 War memorial damage court case
War memorial graffiti case goes to court
A man accused of putting offensive messages on Kelloholm War memorial the day before Armistice day last year is to appear at Dumfries Sheriff Court. David Baillie, of Sandyknowe Crescent, Kelloholm, has denied the charge