PREPARING to celebrate her 107th birthday tomorrow (Saturday), Margaret Mitchell is one of Ireland’s oldest living persons.
DEMANDS have been made for a website to remove a mock-up pornographic image containing a picture of Strabane District Council chairman, Ruairí McHugh from Castlederg.
FILM crews took over the Ulster History Park near Gortin this week to shoot scenes for the forthcoming ‘Dracula Year Zero’ blockbuster.
THE Supervalu store in the town centre of Omagh is not in any danger of closing, manager John Wallace has stressed.
AN Omagh man has been told he can have no contact with any females for the next two years, unless he has the express permission of the Probation Service.
THE Castlederg chair of Strabane District Council is set to face a motion of ‘no confidence’ next week, only the third time in history such move has taken place.
Police in Cookstown are investigating suspected drugs found in a rented house on the Loughdoo Road.
THE number of racist and sectarian incidents in Tyrone have dropped in the past year new police crime figures have shown.
A REPUBLICAN prisoners welfare group have claimed that a forced strip search carried out on a Pomeroy woman last month amounted to a “brutal sexual assault”.
THE Syrian conflict is being blamed for a mounting rise in the price of home heating oil locally. Last week saw a daily increase in the price of a fill-up with householders throughout Tyrone topping up in readiness for the autumn and winter months ahead.