A powerlifter from our region has been selected to represent Scotland at this winter's Commonwealth Championships.
Stuart Jamieson broke three national records on his way to winning the British title at the weekend.
An impressive achievement in itself, stunning when you consider that Stuart was never expected to see his third birthday and was told he would never walk after being born with multiple disabilities.
Ryan Dollard reports:
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A 34-year-old man has been jailed for 16 months, for possessing the most serious class of child porn - with some victims aged two-years-old.
A family from Dumfries say their lives have been turned upside down due to a number of failings made by staff in Ward 7 at DGRI.
Sunshine and showers on Saturday, occasionally heavy with thunder. Better day Sunday