St Andrews University has had a number of famous rectors over the years. Those who have held the post include playwright JM Barrie and Monty Python star John Cleese. In 1916 Sir Douglas Haig, commander of the British Army during the Battle of the Somme, was awarded the honour.
Police are appealing for help in tracking down the masked armed robber who stole boxes of drugs from a Cowdenbeath chemist.
Missing Fife airman Corrie McKeague is to become a father.
Dunfermline Athletic players will wear black arm bands at Saturday’s match against Queen of the South after one of the club’s directors passed away.
Dunfermline’s newest library has been named as the best building in Scotland.
A soldier was jailed for a month after attacking a comrade with a razor. Neil McLauchlin needed 12 stitches in his arm after the attack. The Sheriff remarked that a more fitting sentence would be to sent John Ferger to the front.
Fine dodgers from across Tayside, Central and Fife Sheriffdom have had their vehicles clamped in a crackdown on people who repeatedly refuse to pay.
A rare breed of horse from a Perthshire stable is to feature on Japanese TV.
The Forth Road Bridge has reopened after workers battled to repair damage caused by an overturned lorry.
Police are searching for a German woman who has gone missing during a visit to the East Neuk of Fife.