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1 Sep 2014 15:00

RECIPE: Pizza.

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Dollar pipers on top of the world

1 Sep 2014 14:00 • Jenness Mitchell

DOLLAR Academy’s pipe band were crowned winners of the juvenile section at this year’s RSPBA World Pipe Band Championships.

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Clacks housing need drops

1 Sep 2014 12:00 • Hamish Hutchinson

THE number of new affordable homes needed to meet demand in the Wee County by 2021 has more than halved, a report has revealed.

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Families’ hospital service

1 Sep 2014 08:00 • Ashleigh Burns

FAMILIES bereaved by suicide are being invited to a service of remembrance in the Spiritual Care Centre at Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert.

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Advertiser Archives

31 Aug 2014 16:00 • Ashleigh Burns

WHAT happened in and around the county 150, 100, 50, 25 and 10 years ago? Snippets from the Alloa & Hillfoots Advertiser editions from back then.

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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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Tourists from Tillicoultry's twin town enjoy their visit

The Tillycoeur Twinning Association welcomed a group from the twinned town of Crevecoeur Le Grand, Picardy, France, as part of Tillicoultry Community Week.

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Devonvale Hall AGM

Vandals damage cars in Devonside

Golden couple celebrate 50 years of wedding bliss

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Alloa boss Barry Smith swoops to land deadline day loan signing of Dundee defender Kyle Benedictus

1 Sep 2014 18:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Alloa boss Barry Smith says he is delighted with his deadline day swoop to land Dundee defender Kyle Benedictus on loan until the end of the season.

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Alloa Athletic topple Hibernian 2-1 after late winner from super sub Flannigan

30 Aug 2014 18:30 • Graeme Lafferty

It was a momentous day for Alloa Athletic as they did the unthinkable to come from a goal behind to win 2-1 over fallen Edinburgh giants Hibernian at Recreation Park.

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Alloa boss Barry Smith says his side can hold heads high despite 4-1 loss to Hamilton in the League Cup

27 Aug 2014 09:30 • Graeme Lafferty

Alloa boss Barry Smith reckons his side can hold their high after a brave performance despite a 4-1 defeat to Hamilton Academical in the League Cup Second Round clash at New Douglas Park.

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Disaster for brave Alloa Athletic as they crash out of the cup with 4-1 defeat to Hamilton

26 Aug 2014 22:30 • Graeme Lafferty

It was a difficult night for Alloa Athletic as they crashed out of the league cup in the second round with a 4-1 loss to Hamilton Academical at New Douglas Park.

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Ross Brannigan on the legacy the Games must leave

11 Jul 2014 09:30 • Ross Brannigan

Capturing the Commonwealth Imagination Recently, the Queen's Baton Relay passed through my hometown of Tillicoultry as it continued on its tour around the Commonwealth countries of the world.

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Less middle managers, not more hard cash

11 Jul 2014 09:30

Dear Editor, Frank Field, one of the more respected & level-headed Labour Politicians, suggests higher-income Pensioners should start making National Insurance Contributions to help NHS?

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Each council will retain control of its services

11 Jul 2014 09:30

Dear Editor I write to correct some misinformation published in the Advertiser on 2 July 2014 in respect of proposals that Clackmannanshire and Stirling councils have to enhance their existing shared services arrangements for education and social services.

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Elected members will do what is best for local social services

11 Jul 2014 09:30

Dear Sir I write further to the article you carried dated 2 July 2014 about proposals that Clackmannanshire and Stirling councils explore developing their approach to sharing education and social services.

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Time Out with Jenness Mitchell

27 Aug 2014 09:00 • Jenness Mitchell

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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Stirling's Bloody Scotland

26 Aug 2014 07:00 • Hamish Hutchinson

The ‘father’ of Tartan Noir has joined the Bloody Scotland line-up.

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Punk act set for King Tuts

25 Aug 2014 07:00 • Hamish Hutchinson

Toronto punk act PUP are coming to King Tuts in Glasgow.

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