A PATH in Annan used by numerous walkers and cyclists has been shut since last month.
A CHARITY volunteer and a community entertainer from Dumfriesshire are among those featured in the New Year Honours list published this weekend.
PEOPLE-POWER is being used in the Annan area to combat a growing litter problem.
POLICE say an Annan teenager was subjected to a vicious and sustained attack in the town at the weekend.
THREE men have made brief appearances in court following a fire in which a house and a car were extensively damaged in Annan.
ACTRESS Ashley Jensen has sparked a debate in her home town with a comment she made on primetime television.
A DECISION on investment for a long-term solution to some of Annan’s flooding issues could be made within two months.
AN EXTRA 1500 seats are to be delivered on ten new services running each day between Dumfries and Carlisle.
A WRITING team has met with fishermen, a fishing net knitter and boat-builders in Annan as part of a £4900 cultural heritage project.
A TEAM are now hard at work preparing to brighten up Annan town centre over the festive season.
A ‘WORLD-class musical journey’ through a variety of eras is being promised to audiences in the region this month.
A ONCE thriving village hall, which has remained semi-derelict for many years, looks set to be regenerated as a unique architect-designed home.
A CONTEMPORARY art exhibition housed in a bus has arrived in Annan.
THERE was hectic bidding for an Annan landmark during an auction in Glasgow on Wednesday.
A GROUP of travellers have taken over part of the main public car park serving Annan’s retail and business area.
CLOSER links are being established between Annan and Maryport — with a visit to the Cumbrian town taking place last week.
A TEENAGER has been charged with threatening to burn down a block of flats in Annan.
AN ATTEMPT to rob a young woman in Annan in the early hours of Saturday morning has sparked a police enquiry.
A DATE has been set for a library open inside Annan Town Hall — as part of a controversial shake-up of services.
A 46-YEAR-OLD woman has died following a house fire overnight in Annan.
AN ALLEGED hit and run incident in Annan is being probed by police.
TWO albino birds have been causing a flutter in Annan.
A FRENCHMAN proclaiming himself to be the reincarnation of Robert Burns has visited Annan for the second year running.
THERE was flash flooding in Annan, Eastriggs and on several rural roads following torrential rain in Annandale and Eskdale on Saturday afternoon.
A SECURITY system is set to be installed at Annan tennis courts — in a bid to deter vandals.
THE CLOCK is ticking towards a potential crisis in the region due to a shortage of GPs, according to an Annan doctor.
A WOMAN from Annan has told of the shocking moment she fell victim to a growing trend for robberies by motorcyclists in London.
A YOUNG driver escaped serious injury after his car ran out of control and overturned in Annan late on Wednesday afternoon.
A LARGE cavalcade followed Cornet Brook Johnston and his Lass Katy Nelson for the annual Riding of the Marches celebration in Annan today.
AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after two motorcycles were stolen in Annan overnight on Wednesday to Thursday.