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Clackmannanshire Citizen of the Year 2014 announced

6 Mar 2015 10:30

CHRISTINE Calder took home the coveted Clackmannanshire Citizen of the Year Award 2014.

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Clackmannanshire Council announce major cuts in budget

6 Mar 2015 09:30 • Ashleigh Burns

CLACKMANNANSHIRE Council’s 2015/16 budget was set last week, during a Special Council Meeting on Tuesday (24 February)

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Speed cameras in Clacks this week

5 Mar 2015 15:30

MOBILE safety cameras will be operating in Clackmannanshire and surrounding areas this week.

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Tullibody mother given unpaid work for assaulting police

5 Mar 2015 15:30

A TULLIBODY mother has admitted assaulting two police officers who had been trying to trace the person who had attacked her.

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Diamond day for Alloa pair

5 Mar 2015 13:30 • Ashleigh Burns

AN ALLOA couple have celebrated a special milestone – their diamond wedding anniversary.

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Week in Pictures (7 January)

Rytis Kybartienne was the Wee County's first baby in the New Year

Joe Schofield and Malcolm Brown were Clackmannanshire's first same-sex couple to marry under new Scots law

Residents became angry over a pigeon invasion in Alva

Kyle Adams, former Dollar Academy pupil, received a bursary from Glasgow University to kick his way to the top

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Alloa skipper Ben Gordon reckons victory over 'bogey' team Dumbarton would be turning point in their season

5 Mar 2015 16:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Alloa captain Ben Gordon reckons victory against ‘bogey’ team Dumbarton on Saturday has the potential to be a season-changing result.

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Sauchie goal hero Iain Syme says the 2-2 draw at Musselburgh felt like a defeat

5 Mar 2015 09:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Goal hero Iain Syme says the 2-2 draw away to Musselburgh felt like a defeat after Sauchie relinquished a two-goal lead in the closing stages last weekend.

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Sauchie boss Fraser Duncan praises his players for performance in 2-2 draw at Musselburgh

4 Mar 2015 16:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Sauchie boss Fraser Duncan was left frustrated with the referee after the 2-2 at Musselburgh last weekend.

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Alloa RFC all set for national semi final showdown with Kinloss Eagles

4 Mar 2015 12:30

Fresh from their success in winning the Midlands Bowl, Alloa RFC move on to the National semi-final on Saturday where they host Kinloss Eagles at Earlsfield (kick-off 3pm).

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Are kids switched on too soon?

With technology playing such a pivotal role in life in the modern era, it begs the question as to whether children of a young age are being introduced to what the word has to offer too quickly, writes Michelle Henderson.

30 Jan 2015 13:37

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Ross Brannigan: Funding gap puts council, and the poorest residents, in a tough position

21 Jan 2015 16:30 • Ross Brannigan

Clackmannanshire Council has proposed a swathe of spending cuts in order to reduce its £20 million funding gap.

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Ross Brannigan: Is the big brother state now upon us

21 Jan 2015 09:30 • Ross Brannigan

In the past week, world leaders have rallied against the terror threats currently poised against the western world.

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Word on the Street - Christmas TV

16 Dec 2014 16:50

Christmas viewing looks set to be a repeat of last year – and many other years – as mainstream channels have scheduled more than 670 hours of reruns over the festive fortnight. We asked people on the streets of Alloa what they would most like to see broadcast on TV over this festive season.

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Time Out with Jenness Mitchell

5 Mar 2015 09:30

Our resident entertainment expert Jenness Mitchell is a self-confessed snow lover, surf lover, comic reader and game player. All opinions are her own, except what she rips off movies, music and TV. Throw some Twitter banter her way @Jenster13.

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Wasp Leisure: Power Plate burns fat and tones you up

1 Mar 2015 10:30

THE Leisure Bowl provides a wide variety of classes for all ages and abilities.

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Wasp Leisure: Tattie visits to highlight the appeal of bowls

28 Feb 2015 13:30

ALLOA played host to world champion bowler Alex Marshall on Tuesday 24 February when he paid a visit to the Leisure Bowl.

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