Alison Napier, 61, wrote her own obituary just a few weeks before her death on August 8:
Tay Cities Deal allies have signed off an historic document that promises to unlock thousands of jobs and lever in more than £700 million of investment.
Groundwork is under way for a multi-million-pound flood defences scheme on the Kinross-shire and Fife border.
The historic birthplace of Scottish whisky has been revived after more than 500 years.
Perth has triumphed at the UK's most prestigious horticultural contest.
Negotiations will continue on how to spend an extra £50 million of investment promised by the Scottish Government as part of the Tay Cities Deal.
The upturn in Scotland's energy sector is having a knock on effect for property markets in Tayside and Fife, it has emerged.
Action being taken by councils to curb the menace of fly-tipping could result in a - hopefully temporary - surge in incidents.
Illegal fly-tipping is costing Scotland more than £100 million a year, The Courier can reveal.
Pioneering social media work by a volunteer at Rachel House Children's Hospice in Kinross has been celebrated at a national awards ceremony.