Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked with a broken bottle at a music festival in Kirkudbright on Saturday night.
His injuries were not thought to be life threatening.
Police in Kirkcudbright want to speak to the owner of a silver Rover or MG seen in the St Mary's Isle area of the town on around 11pm on Saturday night.
The appeal comes after a 23 year-old man was assaulted there an altercation at a festival.
He is in a stable condition in hospital.
A 51-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting incident in south west Scotland.
It follows reports that a shotgun was being fired close to members of the public at Carrick Shore near Kirkcudbright on Sunday (21st July).
The man has been released on bail and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.
Nobody was hurt in the incident.
Tweeddale MP David Mundell has expressed his disappointment and anger that SNP MSPs have pushed through plans that will close Peebles Sheriff Court.
Tweeddale member Christine Grahame, the Justice committee convener, was one of the MSP's who backed the closure plans.
A local MSP has defended a decision to close a number of sheriff courts in Scotland, including Peebles and Duns, saying she "could not argue" against the arguments put forward by Scotland's most senior judge, Lord Gill to support their closure.
SNP MSP Christine Grahame says the closures do not mean users of the justice system in the Borders will receive a poorer service.
Jim Hume, Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP for South Scotland, has condemned the decision by SNP members of the Scottish Parliament’s justice committee not to close Peebles and Duns Sheriff Courts.
Mr Hume received 400 signatures in one week on his petition against the closures.
Mr Hume said:
“Today was the last chance to save Peebles and Duns courts, but SNP members on the committee have ignored the massive public opposition to these fundamental changes to our justice system.”
MSPs have voted to close ten Sheriff Courts across Scotland including Peebles, Duns and Kirkcudbright.
A number of Justice of the Peace courts will also close, including Annan.
MSPs on the Scottish Parliament's Justice Committee will vote today on plans to close local courts across Scotland.
The sheriff courts in Peebles, Duns and Kirkudbright are all under threat after Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill backed Scottish Court Service recommendations.
Opposition leaders have written an open letter to the Justice Committee, asking its members to support a motion to annul the proposals and 'stand up for local services, jobs, businesses and proper access to justice'.
The SNP holds a majority on the Justice Committee, with five MSPs to four from opposition parties.
Councillors in Kirkcudbright will discuss proposals which could see the closure of the town's Sheriff Court.
The Scottish Court Service has provided a consultation paper, suggesting that the court business could be transferred to Dumfries.
The paper points out that during the past year, Kirkcudbright Court had just 118 criminal cases and 282 civil cases.
It's also highlighted the fact that there's no disabled access to the courtrooms, due to their position on the first floor.
People have expressed concerns over the increased expense it would cost them to travel through to Dumfries, and also the negative effect it may have on local law firms.
The outcome of the councillors' meeting will be presented to the region's policy committee at the beginning of next month.