19 Dec 2014 18:30
MEN AND women who batter and verbally abuse their partners in the Cowdenbeath-Lochgelly area, will be visited by police this Christmas while drug dealers have been warned they won’t be let off the hook over the holidays.
19 Dec 2014 13:30
KIND-HEARTED children at Lochgelly West Primary school have finished their long-awaited tin trail, collecting more than 2000 tins and raising over £1000 for Dunfermline Food Bank, which has helped establish the highly successful Benarty facility and is sponsoring the opening of the Cowdenbeath bank in 2015.
17 Dec 2014 18:30
NEW figures, which show the average custodial sentence for handling an offensive weapon in Scotland, has risen by 7 per cent in the last year and is now three times higher than in 2004-05, have been welcomed by the Scottish Government Justice Secretary, Michael Matheson.
16 Dec 2014 15:30
THE extension to the Sunflower Nursery, in Lochgelly, will be a magnificent asset for the whole area.
15 Dec 2014 13:30
THE Lochgelly postal sorting office was busier than usual for the start of December post rush.
15 Dec 2014 07:00
RESIDENTS at the Wilson Bruce Court Sheltered Housing Unit, in Lochgelly, were delighted with the support they received from Co-op staff in the town and their customers.
12 Dec 2014 17:30
A LOCHGELLY man grabbed a woman and “dragged” her indoors in a rage after claiming to overhear her conversation in a kitchen.
9 Dec 2014 15:30
THIS year’s Poppyscotland total was £5517 for the areas of Cowdenbeath, Cardenden, Kinglassie and Lochgelly.
9 Dec 2014 13:30
A FORMER coal man who was Lochgelly born and bred and had a laugh you’d recognise from anywhere passed away last week aged 83.
9 Dec 2014 10:30
PROVOST Jim Leishman is asking Fifers to make a meal of giving this Christmas, by supporting the Kingdom’s food banks.
8 Dec 2014 10:30
FIFE’s ready for any severe weather that hits this winter, transportation head Bob McLellan said.
5 Dec 2014 15:30
FIFE Council is asking people in the Cowdenbeath-Lochgelly area to be aware of any unlicensed window cleaners operating across the Kingdom.
5 Dec 2014 13:30
FIFERS are being urged to have their say on draft budget proposals and join in discussions on how to meet the challenge of saving £77 million from the council’s budget over the next three years.
4 Dec 2014 18:30
THE new drink-driving limit will come into force Friday am and drivers in the Cowdenbeath-Lochgelly area are being asked to ensure that they realise that the new legislation will mean a lot less can be consumed if driving than before and the effects of the morning after will also be different.
4 Dec 2014 15:30
FOR many people who have lost a loved one Christmas can be a very difficult time.
4 Dec 2014 07:00
TWO Central Fife businesses were recognised as champions of business sustainability at the 15th annual Vision in Business for the Environment of Scotland (VIBES) Awards held on Friday in Glasgow.
3 Dec 2014 15:30
A CHOIR based in Lochgelly is seeking new members. Called “Voices O’er the Loch,” the choir is looking to increase membership and also raise funds.
1 Dec 2014 18:30
THANKS to the Spirit of Lochgelly community group Macmillan Nurses is £428 better off.
1 Dec 2014 10:30
DETERMINED young pupils at Lochgelly West Primary School have been working as hard as ever and have reached the milestone of collecting 1000 tins of food to donate to Benarty Foodbank.
28 Nov 2014 15:30
AROUND 2000 members of the Fife Council work force could be gone over the next three years as a result of the increasing pressure to close a £77million funding gap.