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A radical £600million shake-up of health services in South West Wales is being discussed by health boards and Swansea University

Talks over £600m shake-up of health services

Council apprentices with representatives of the council's Executive Board and staff.

Work Ready Programme vacancies up for grabs

Caydan Griffiths and Madison Vaughan have seen their work published in the Dinosaur Action magazine.

Dino-loving duo go down in history with published work

Jason Cousins, from Tirydail Lane, stole almost £17,000 from company coffers while managing a care home for people with brain injuries

Care home manager must repay stolen £17k or face jail

A 27-year-old man has appeared in court charged with carrying out a robbery in Carmarthen while brandishing a knife last week.

Man charged with Carmarthen knife robbery

A new project has been set up to help children who run away from home in the Dyfed-Powys area

A child runs away from home in county almost every day, report reveals

Julie Lilburn, Mal Lilburn, Nathan Smith (Runner Up in Pool Compettition), Cerith Lilburn, Christian Newman (winner of Red Devils Prize).

Memorial pool tournament raises £2,000 for heart foundation

Two people have been fined for dropping cigarette butts.

Two hit with litter fines after dropping cigarette butts

MP Jonathan Edwards has said the closure of courts in Carmarthen will have a "profound impact" on the area

Court closures will have a 'profound impact' on area

The latest official audit of newspaper circulation show the South Wales Guardian is the best-performing Newsquest title in Wales and the West

ABC figures show Guardian best-performing Newsquest title in Wales and West

Inspector Stuart Bell, Ammanford's most senior policeman, will be taking part in a public Question and Answer session on Twitter on Monday, August 4

A bobby on the tweet: Ammanford inspector to host social media Q&A

Carmarthenshire teenagers are being urged to register for discount bus travel

Teens urged to sign up for discount travel fares

Back in the Day: First Day of School 2001

Back in the Day: First Day of School 2001

Dyfed-Powys Police is looking for new members for its Independent Advisory Group

Dyfed-Powys Police seeks 'critical friend'

Saron Art Show sees fresh talent taking centre stage

Saron Art Show sees fresh talent taking centre stage

Dyfed-Powys Police have arrested a 27-year-old man in relation to the armed robbery in Carmarthen

Man arrested in relation to Carmarthen robbery

The road bridge on Dyffryn Road near Ammanford cemetery will be closed for five weeks from Monday, July 27

Work to begin on Ammanford road bridge

Neath AM Gwenda Thomas with volunteers at a the fundraising funday in the volunteer-run Gwaun cae Gurwen village library

Library funday just the ticket for ‘village hub’

Joe Moriarty is presented with the Specialist Apprentice of the Year award by designer Wayne Hemingway MBE.

Star apprentice Joe enjoying life in the lime-light

Ammanford's High Street was closed to allow the Air Ambulance to convey a man to hospital

Ammanford street closed for air ambulance transport

Families urged to get help for 'taboo' illness

Families urged to get help for 'taboo' illness

Carmarthenshire County Council’s recycling team will be in Quay Street, Ammanford, on Friday, July 31, to give information and advice

Recycling team to hold Ammanford advice day

Carmarthenshire County Council is to carry out safety tests on headstones at Ammanford cemetery

Ammanford cemetery memorial safety tests scheduled

Betws councillors have called improved safety measures

Road crossing needed to improve Betws safety

Have you seen Daniel Blakelock?

Police appeal in search for missing Daniel

The secrets of a World War One munitions plant in Carmarthenshire are about to be revealed

Grant to blow lid of county munitions plant history

Thirty Carmarthenshire scam victims have had their money back thanks to Trading Standards officers

Scam victims receive pay-back thanks to Trading Standards

Ammanford town centre is to receive a boost

'Healthy hand' boost for Ammanford town centre

Crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers has offered a £2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of convicted sex offender Brian Ward

Crimestoppers offer £2,000 reward in hunt for sex offender

Carmarthenshire's libraries have been award a £1,000 prize for the presentation of large print books

County libraries go big with large print titles

Wheelbarrow racers make their way to Ammanford. Photo: Andy Leslie Photography

Charity chariots of fun provide wheel laughs

Top tips for avoiding scams

Top tips for avoiding scams

Police are investigating an armed robbery in Carmarthen

Armed robber raids Carmarthen food store

The 100-year-old cedar neat to Ammanford bus station requires a pruning for safety reasons

Iconic Ammanford tree to undergo surgery

Pool campaigners hope to make a splash with lido bid

Pool campaigners hope to make a splash with lido bid

Future designs will see police stations 'more welcoming'

Have your say on station design

Plans have been submitted for the second phase of the Cross Hands Economic Link road

Plans submitted for £14.75m road's second phase

Llangadog School pupils Layla Sheridan and IoIo Dafydd with local member Cllr Andrew James, council environmental enforcement officers Steve Raymond and Julie Richards, the school’s eco co-ordinator Shirrie Williams, PCSO Steve Griffiths and headteacher

Pupils' poster to step up dog-mess campaign

Roadworks will begin on the A484 next week

Llanelli roadworks scheduled to start

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Archive project highlights women on the factory floor

Dyfed-Powys Police is warning businesses about a publishing scam currently in operation

Police warn businesses over mag advertising scam

The leader of Carmarthenshire County Council has welcomed reassurances from S4C that a move to Carmarthenshire will take place

Council chief welcomes S4C reassurances over county move

S4C had announced plans to relocate its headquarters to Carmarthen

Council calls for S4C reassurances in wake of BBC cuts

Elizabeth Smith admitted assaulting two police officers and being drunk and disorderly in public

Teen told cops: 'I hope your kids die of cancer'

Carmarthenshire County Council has said there will be no penalty for parents who booked family holidays ahead of changes to school term times announced recently

No penalty for Carmarthenshire parents over altered school term times

Discount retailer Lidl has been named as a possible tenant of a new supermarket outlet planned for Cross Hands Retail Park

Lidl linked with Leekes shopping development plans

A new food store, plus seven other units, form part of the massive retail development proposed for Cross Hands Business Park.

Retail development will create jobs and economic boost

Hanging baskets and trellising have been stolen from a property in Glanaman.

Police appeal for information after hanging basket theft

Tweedledum and Tweedledee get set to race at last year’s Wheelbarrow event.

Amman Valley racers set for wheely fun day

A Tycroes man has been jailed for three years after he admitted conning a car dealership out of more than £44,000.

Three-year jail term for Tycroes fraudster

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