William Russell, 37, has been supporting his mum Linda, 63, for years throughout her three decade battle with kidney disease.
James Paton, 72, has not been seen since around 1.30pm on Monday, December 23.
Adriana Ciurar, 23, made no plea when she appeared at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court on Friday.
Julie Griffin has been recognised for her work helping children in need receive presents this Christmas.
The major engineering works at Haymarket East Junction were completed over the festive period.
Glencoe Mountain resort's main building was destroyed by a fire on Christmas morning.
ScotRail has warned rail users there will be no trains running to or from Edinburgh until Sunday.
New parents have been given another reason to celebrate this festive season.
Scotland's First Minister has thanked festive volunteers and public-sector workers in her festive message.
Lacey-Mae was born on Saturday after a retired midwife rushed her mother to hospital from a church Christmas lunch.
Passengers faced cancellations to trains on one of the busiest nights of the year.
The modest artificial tree was purchased in Dundee 82 years ago.
Rachel and John Galvin's Australian Shepherd Eddie has been missing for almost two months.
A trailer carrying thousands of the festive favourite tipped over at a roundabout in Rosyth.
Action for Children workers described child poverty levels as 'the worst they can remember'.
Pupils and staff were evacuated as crews tackled the flames at Peebles High School last week.