The Southern Reporter

A7 to shut for roadworks at the double near Heriot

News
Selkirk Flood Scheme is completed. A small ceremony took place on Monday, February 27, to mark the event, with Roseanna Cuningham and Councillor David Parker speaking.

Long awaited flood defences officially opened

Environment
Barony Castle general manager Vytautas Syvys flanked by PHM directors
Richard Spanner, left, and Scott Weatherby.

£4m holiday lodge complex planned near Peebles set to create 13 jobs

News
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Positive life choices promoted in Hawick

Education

Time to give credit where it’s due

Health

Police warning about the dangers of illegal pesticides

News

Charity pledges £14 million to fight cancer

News
View are being sought as part of Police Scotlands public consultation.

Public consulted on future of Police Scotland

Crime 2
The new Fairtrade film shows the condensed journey of our produce  from the beginning of the supply chain, where workers toil away in rough conditions, directly to the end of the journey, where we bring the produce into our homes.

New Fairtrade film challenges Scots not to feed exploitation

News
Busy action in the box between East Stirlinghsire and Gala Fairydean Rovers, in blue and white (picture by Scott Louden)

Gala FR lay low 10-goal ghost

Football
A touch down at The Gytes for Gala's Chris Weir (picture by Alwyn Johnston)

Gala overcome lively Peebles challenge

Rugby
Vale of Leithen, in blue, gained an impressively away win at Cumbernauld Colts (picture by Craig Halkett)

Vale make it two wins in a row

Football
Aaron Welsh tries to force a way through for Melrose against Jed-Forest (picture by Douglas Hardie)

Valiant show by Jed but Melrose reach final

Rugby

We stuck to our game plan and won with nine players

Football

Aileen saddles up for success with retired racehorse Zaggy

More Sport
Hawick Scout Pipe Band in 1914.

Scout Pipe Band centenary celebrations are just a little late

News

Alecia Karr is Pink

Music
Berwick Male Voice Choir's first performance at the Volunteer Hall, Duns.

A Duns first for Choir

Music
How will you be having yours? Why not try some yummy chocolate sauce? Copyright digipam/Flickr

12 ways to have pancakes this Shrove Tuesday

Lifestyle

5 reasons Scotland and North East England share more than just a border

Lifestyle
A picture from the 2013 Elliot Gathering with Clan Chief Margaret Elliot pictured centre

Military precision is needed for the 2017 Elliot Gathering

Lifestyle