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Tanker falls off the Powmill Bridge on A977

4 Mar 2015 14:00 • Iain Smith

THE driver of an articulated lorry has been taken to hospital after his tanker plunged into the Gairney Burn in Powmill last night.

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Stirling man denies domestic assault in Alloa

4 Mar 2015 13:30

A STIRLING man appeared in court this week charged with carrying out a domestic assault in Alloa last summer.

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Tullibody man denies glassing patron on New Year's

4 Mar 2015 13:30

A TULLIBODY man has denied glassing another man at a New Year’s event at the Abercromby Arms.

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Glenochil prisoner admits cell fire

4 Mar 2015 13:30

A CONVICTED murderer serving a life sentence at Glenochil has been given an additional six-month term for setting his cell alight.

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Paedophile back behind bars for breaching court order in Alloa

4 Mar 2015 12:30

A CHILD sex offender has been given a four-month prison term for making contact with children in Alloa.

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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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Alloa star Liam Buchanan says they will bounce back quickly from the narrow 1-0 SPFL Championship loss to Hibs

4 Mar 2015 09:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Alloa striker Liam Buchanan reckons they can hold their heads high despite the disappointment of the 1-0 defeat at home to Hibernian last weekend.

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Alloa boss Barry Smith still confident of SPFL Championship survival after narrow 1-0 loss to Hibs

3 Mar 2015 16:10 • Graeme Lafferty

Alloa boss Barry Smith is confident he has enough quality in his squad to remain in the SPFL Championship for another season despite the narrow 1-0 defeat to Hibernian last weekend.

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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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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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Time Out, with Jenness Mitchell

28 Feb 2015 09:30

TIME Out, with Jenness Mitchell.

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