Independent schools in Courier country are seeing a rise in the number of parents seeking help in paying fees.
Scots will be hit with the highest alcohol bills in the UK under pricing plans unveiled by the Scottish Government.
Fran Sandaza hopes St Johnstone fans won't judge the team, or him, on their post-split performances.
Dundee have made an offer to Montrose boss Ray Farningham to return to Dens as assistant manager to Barry Smith.
''It was like something out of Scarface''.
Today's letters to The Courier.
St Johnstone manager Steve Lomas is excited rather than daunted by the rebuilding project ahead of him this summer.
Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has refused to rule out axing The Black Watch.
Air accident investigators will be examining if the weather played any part in the microlight crash which claimed the lives of two members of Perth's Scottish Aero Club at the weekend.
Changes to the political map have ushered in a new opportunity to radically reduce council running costs and look at a cull of highly-paid management positions, it has been claimed.