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17 Sep 2015 12:45

Tributes flood in after teacher's sudden death

A COMMUNITY has been left in mourning after the heartbreaking death of a much-loved school teacher.

14 Sep 2015 16:00

Fundraising appeal to make Gayle's final days bearable

FRIENDS and family of a terminally ill mum have made a heartfelt plea for funds to help her final days more bearable.

11 Sep 2015 09:30 • Lisa Boyle

BREAKING: Man killed in Johnstone railway tragedy

A MAN has died after being struck by a train at Johnstone Railway Station.

9 Sep 2015 16:08

Festival goer caught with £2.5k in Class As

A REVELLER missed out on a drug-fuelled weekend at T In The Park — because police caught him with £2,500 worth of class A drugs as he made his way to the festival.

9 Sep 2015 09:30 • Lisa Boyle

Mum's heartache inspires memorial

COMING to terms with the loss of her son is one of the hardest things Kate Sharkey has ever had to do.

8 Sep 2015 14:30

Bloodbath at Johnstone flat

A MUM and two men were stabbed and slashed in a frenzied knife attack at a house party in Johnstone.

3 Sep 2015 17:00

Doig suspended after 'spoof' email leak

JOHNSTONE councillor Andy Doig has been suspended by the SNP after a ‘spoof’ email was leaked to party headquarters.

1 Sep 2015 16:00

Johnstone dad jailed after drainpipe drama

AN irate Johnstone father who scaled a drainpipe to get into his ex’s flat and then spat in the face of his pensioner mother-in-law has been jailed.

1 Sep 2015 13:30

Johnstone councillor hits back at cheating claims

A JOHNSTONE councillor has hit back at claims he tried to cheat his way into Holyrood.

1 Sep 2015 10:30 • Lisa Boyle

EXCLUSIVE: Johnstone set for silver screen?

A LOCAL councillor who is a self confessed film buff is hoping to bring the silver screen back to Johnstone.

1 Sep 2015 09:30

NEDS actor jailed for violent assaults

AN actor who starred in Scottish crime drama NEDs has been jailed for violent assaults like those throughout the award-winning film.

31 Aug 2015 10:30

Crowds gather to pay tribute to Scottish icon

HUNDREDS gathered in Johnstone to take part in a parade for the 2015 Wallace Day commemoration.

27 Aug 2015 09:40 • Lisa Boyle

Town Hall is perfect backdrop for Johnstone newlyweds

THIS glowing couple made history at the weekend by becoming the first two people to tie the knot in a full wedding ceremony at Johnstone Town Hall.

26 Aug 2015 11:10 • Lisa Boyle

Shop owners in limbo over demolition plans

BRASSED off business owners say they are stuck in limbo as they await timescales for the demolition of a stretch of eyesore shops.

25 Aug 2015 12:30 • Lisa Boyle

Johnstone man spots naughty sign blunder

AN eagle-eyed Johnstone man spotted a Gaelic sign which welcomed visitors with the words 'Penis Island.'

25 Aug 2015 12:30

New dance studio for Johnstone pupils

A RARELY used corner of Johnstone High School is set to be transformed into a modern dance studio.

25 Aug 2015 09:00 • Lisa Boyle

MP praises Johnstone Pipe Band after major win

MP Gavin Newlands has congratulated Johnstone Pipe Band players after they celebrated the most successful year in their history.

25 Aug 2015 08:51 • Lisa Boyle

Sick thieves steal nursery toys

A JOHNSTONE nursery has been targeted by thieves who broke in and stole a computer console and laptop.

21 Aug 2015 15:00

Debut show comes to Johnstone Town Hall

THE new £14.5 million Johnstone Town Hall will raise the curtain on its first ever musical production.

21 Aug 2015 13:30

Town centre traffic dispute rumbles on

A CAMPAIGN has been launched to prevent a one-way traffic system in Johnstone from being given the green light.

20 Aug 2015 16:30 • Graham Mann

Red alert as Johnstone celebrates annual rally

THE sight of a fire engine racing through town normally raises alarm.

18 Aug 2015 11:30 • Lisa Boyle

Two men attacked by duo in Johnstone

DETECTIVES are appealing for witnesses after two men were seriously assaulted in Johnstone.

13 Aug 2015 11:00 • Lisa Boyle

New term, new start at Johnstone High

A SCANDAL-HIT high school is starting a new term and a new chapter after education bosses introduced a new management structure.

13 Aug 2015 08:20

Spateston shops plan falls behind schedule

Works to improve a run-down shopping complex in Johnstone will not be completed for another two months.

12 Aug 2015 13:24

Hundreds to gather in memory of William Wallace

MORE than 500 people are expected to gather in Johnstone to take part in a parade for the 2015 Wallace Day commemoration.

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