This week’s paper

This week's front page.
This week's front page.

Provision of a Ballyclare bypass road is of “critical importance” to the town in terms of regeneration and future development, according to a DSD report.

Straid photographer in frame for top international award

Locals named in New Year Honours List

Detectives appeal for witnesses following Glengormley arson attack

Search for cemetery site to be left to new council

Council to push ahead with ambitious plans for Glenwell redevelopment

Barbara celebrates 100th birthday with family and friends

School to benefit from £220k improvement programme

Young entrepreneurs show off their creative talents

Borough’s jobless total drops by 18 per cent over 12 months

Advice: All you need to know about refunds, returns and sale goods

In pictures: WW1 truce commemorated at Dixon Park; Senior citizens enjoy Christmas fun at Carnmoney Church; Festive fundraiser at Straid PS; Christmas crafts at Sentry Hill

And in sport...

Looking back at the big stories that made the headlines in 2014

Time to nominate for sports awards

Rugby: Ballyclare and Carrick to clash in Towns’ Cup

Football: Comrades hoping to extend unbeaten run with win over Knockbreda

Reds have to settle for a point against Dergview

Athletics: Olivia takes success in her stride

Wrestling: Andrew selected to represent GB