ANNIVERSARY celebrations were somewhat bittersweet for the long-running Black Country Talking Newspaper and Magazine for the blind which faces a battle to stay on the air after losing vital funding.
A CARER who sprayed deodorant over a man with severe learning difficulties, leaving him looking as though he had been dipped in flour, has been jailed for seven months.
THE sounds of the 60s will get the Black Country swinging as hit jukebox musical Shout! heads to the region this weekend.
A BRAVE Black Country runner hopes to raise cash for a cause close to his heart when he takes on the Great Birmingham Run later this year after overcoming two life-threatening illnesses and a broken ankle in one year.
DUDLEY Castle will be transformed into an open-air cinema for the first time next weekend.
A BUSINESSMAN branded a "coward" by a judge has avoided jail after crashing into a police car at the end of a high speed chase.
What a disgrace. Russells Hall Playing Fields off Overfield Road near chip shop. What class of people leave this behind for others. They should be named, shamed and fined. Dudley Council clean up but the next day its all back again. Who wants to live…
HIMLEY Road in Dudley is blocked because of an overturned lorry.