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Yob jailed for firing at family with catapult

A dad who fired ball-bearings at a family using a catapult in a residential street has been locked up.

MP hears views on solar farm

A full meeting to discuss proposals to build a solar energy farm failed to find one voice in favour of the idea.

Match-winner Healy flies easyNet!

Joe Healy flew thousands of miles to score Maidstone's winner at Ebbsfleet on Saturday.

Club in suspected arson attack promises to reopen Monday

The club at the centre of an alleged arson attack that caused police to close off part of Maidstone High Street has promised to re-open tomorrow.

Woman treated by paramedics after flat fire

Firefighters have been tackling a blaze that broke out in the bathroom of a flat.

Brazil comes to Maidstone

The thunderous sound of the Bloco Fogo drumming troupe is echoing through Maidstone town centre this morning.

Beautiful but dangerous

A heavy mist is reducing visibility on many country roads this morning, motorists should take care.

Drunk dad tried to rob petrol station with fire extinguisher

A drunken father tried to rob a petrol station armed with a fire extinguisher just three days after being released from prison.

Husband guilty of ordering wife to massacre family

A man caught with an arsenal of weapons faces being locked up in a mental hospital after being found guilty of ordering his wife to murder her family.

'I played a hero on TV – but you're the real thing'

A hero who prevented a potential disaster after noticing a driver was having a fit on a motorway has received a bravery award from David Hasselhoff.

Ramblin' Man firm goes into liquidation

The company behind a Kent festival - which attracted the likes of Marillion and The Scorpions - has gone into liquidation.

All lanes open after crash

A lane on a busy road had been closed after a traffic incident.

Family dog to be destroyed after court battle

A family have lost their months-long battle to stop their dog being put down - as its owner is on remand in prison.

M20 section to be 'smart' motorway

The M20 is to lose a section of hard shoulder to increase capacity and make it a 'smart' motorway.

'Cycling nearly killed me, but it's made me better'

A former CEO of a hospice has got back on the bike just two years after a cycling accident seriously injured her.

Flat tenants shut out by parking permit traders

Residents at a Maidstone block of flats are fed up with visitors and taxi drivers using their car park.

Osborn sitting on the fence

Alex Osborn is staying strictly neutral ahead of the clash between Ebbsfleet and Maidstone.

Saunders: We have nothing to lose

Manager Jay Saunders says the pressure is off Maidstone ahead of the Kent derby at Ebbsfleet this weekend.

Buses block up town centre high street

A high street ground to a halt this morning - with THIRTEEN buses and a van stuck in a queue.

Rance ready to tackle Stones

Maidstone-based Ebbsfleet midfielder Dean Rance knows exactly what Saturday's derby means to the supporters of both clubs.

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