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Clackmannanshire Primaries respond to appeal

2 Oct 2014 15:00 • Ashleigh Burns

TWO Clackmannanshire primary schools have responded to an appeal by Clackmannan Parish Church World Concern Group, to collect over 100 backpacks for the charity Mary’s Meals.

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New street sweeping machines in Clackmannanshire

2 Oct 2014 12:30 • Ashleigh Burns

THREE new street sweeping machines have been unleashed on the Wee County’s roads and paths.

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Central Scotland band on lookout for new recruits in Clacks

2 Oct 2014 09:00 • Ashleigh Burns

SCOTLAND’S longest running women’s samba band is on the look-out for new recruits.

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Clacks and Dunblane MSP in running to be SNP Deputy Leader

1 Oct 2014 16:30 • Hamish Hutchinson

MSP Keith Brown has launched his bid to become Deputy Leader of the Scottish National Party.

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Inspection at St Mungo's leads to head teacher praise

1 Oct 2014 16:30 • Ashleigh Burns

THE head teacher at St Mungo’s RC Primary School has been praised, following an inspection by Education Scotland.

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Week in Pictures (6 August)

Steven McGregor, who emigrated to Australia from Alva, donated $1000 to Strathcarron Hospice.

Tullibody mum Carolynne Hunter is raising money for her daughter Freya-Rose.

Justice of the peace William Whyte (left) retires after 45 years on the bench.

Dollar Academy's Sandy Cameron is lone piper at the Highland Military Tattoo.

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Sauchie boss Fraser Duncan blasts his side for poor show in 2-2 Scottish Cup draw with Wishaw

2 Oct 2014 16:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Sauchie boss Fraser Duncan has blasted his side for their lacklustre performance after a 2-2 draw with Wishaw Juniors in the First Round of the Scottish Cup last weekend.

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Alloa star Michael Doyle says they must learn quickly from errors that cost them dear in 3-1 loss at Dumbarton

2 Oct 2014 09:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Fan-favourite Michael Doyle says Alloa simply must improve after their own mistakes cost them dear in a 3-1 defeat to Dumbarton at the Bet Butler Stadium last weekend.

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Alloa Athletic star Graeme Holmes says they only have themselves to blame for Dumbarton defeat

1 Oct 2014 16:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Gutted Wasps star Graeme Holmes admits the 3-1 defeat to their bogey team Dumbarton last weekend was hard to take.

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Alloa boss Barry Smith warns his players to cut the errors ahead of Falkirk test

1 Oct 2014 09:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Alloa boss Barry Smith has warned his players they must cut out their errors if they want to survive in the SPFL Championship for another season.

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Vote Yes: Pro-Independence letters

17 Sep 2014 09:30

A collection of letters in support of the Yes vote

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Vote No: Pro-Union letters

17 Sep 2014 09:30

A collection of letters in support of the No camp

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Keith Brown letter on the independence referendum

17 Sep 2014 09:30

Just as I believe the founding father of the Labour Party, Keir Hardie, would have undoubtedly supported independence for Scotland, more and more Labour supporters – including senior members of the Labour Party and Labour politicians – are lending their support to the Yes Campaign.

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Gordon Banks column on the independence referendum

17 Sep 2014 09:30

By the time this article is read the Scottish Independence Referendum will be upon us, and I would like to take this opportunity to say to constituents in Clackmannanshire – if you are still in doubt, then vote No, because this is a decision that cannot be reversed and one which will affect our families, their families and the generations to come.

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What's going on in Clackmannanshire

2 Oct 2014 09:30 • Ashleigh Burns

Events and activities around the Wee County.

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Sunset Song at the Macrobert Arts Centre

1 Oct 2014 09:30 • Ashleigh Burns

BOUND to a harsh farming life by her intense love of the land, Chris Guthrie dreams of the seductive yet distant world of books and learning.

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Max Raptor are Nice N Sleazy

30 Sep 2014 07:00 • Hamish Hutchinson

THE punk rockers with a name similar to a certain make-up giant, Max Raptor, will headline their own UK tour next month.

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