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1 Feb 2015 10:01

Final respects paid to Commonwealth Games wrestler Ronnie Mitchell in Alloa

ALLOA’S Co-op Funeral parlour was packed on Tuesday 6 January, with mourners paying their last respects to former Commonwealth Games wrestler Ronnie Mitchell.

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31 Jan 2015 10:10

Mobile safety cameras deployed around Clacks and beyond

From Monday (2 February) mobile safety cameras will be deployed around Clackmannanshire and surrounding areas at the following locations:

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30 Jan 2015 15:45

Bus crash in Stirling

SEVERAL people were injured today (Friday) when an empty double-decker school bus ran into the back of a double-decker service bus in a Scottish city centre.

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30 Jan 2015 13:00 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Breaking: Man detained after huge police operation in Clackmannan

A man has been arrested by police in Clackmannan in connection with the robbery of a petrol station in Menstrie earlier this month.

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29 Jan 2015 13:13

Support sessions for mental health available in Alloa

IF you’re living with or supporting someone with a mental health problem, there is a course that could help you.

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29 Jan 2015 12:59

Witcher 3 launch in Stirling Castle

Stirling Castle played host to the world’s press Wednesday 14 January as the gaming fraternity prepared for one of the year’s highest-profile launches.

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29 Jan 2015 12:02

Wedding fair and auction at Forth Valley College's Stirling Campus

Forth Valley College’s (FVC) Stirling Campus will be hosting a charity wedding fair and auction in February to raise finds for the British Heart Foundation Scotland.

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29 Jan 2015 11:37

Kelpies shortlisted for UK awards

The iconic Kelpies, the two horse head sculptures in Forth Valley, could become the UK’s top landmark after they were shortlisted in the BBC’s Countrylife Magazine Awards.

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29 Jan 2015 11:22 • Rajmund Bakonyi

First year complete for Forth Valley College Modern Apprentices

A Forth Valley Collage (FVC) student earned a top award after he and his peers completed the first year of a unique FVC and FES FM partnership training programme.

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29 Jan 2015 11:11 • Ashleigh Burns

New 4x4 arrives just in time for Ochils Mountain Rescue

THE Ochils Mountain Rescue Team received its second Land Rover just in time for a double rescue.

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29 Jan 2015 11:00

CLIC Sargent set to hold charity coffee morning in Alloa

A fun-based charity coffee morning will be held in Alloa’s Wetherspoons, The Bobbing John, on Sunday 1 February – where organisers will be raising funds for a children’s cancer support organisation.

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29 Jan 2015 10:10 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Start-up company takes £1000 home after Dragons' Den style Business Gateway event in Alloa

Ten brave entrepreneurs had the chance to enter the dragons’ den and leave with a cash prize of £1000 at a Business Gateway competition in Alloa last Thursday (22 January).

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29 Jan 2015 09:30

New fence in place for Sauchie Resource Centre

SAUCHIE Resource Centre now has a new garden fence.

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29 Jan 2015 08:37 • Ashleigh Burns

Alva volunteering sailor shortlisted for yachting awards

AN Alva sailor has been shortlisted for the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Scotland Volunteer of the Year award 2015.

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28 Jan 2015 17:17

Clacks residents encouraged to cut waste by swapping, sharing and donating

CLACKMANNANSHIRE residents are being encouraged to join in with a new national event which promotes swapping, sharing and donating.

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28 Jan 2015 16:57 • Rajmund Bakonyi

Tullibody school Abercromby Primary retains green flag for the fourth year

Abercromby Primary School raised a Green Flag to celebrate their Eco-School status last week.

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28 Jan 2015 16:40

Research reveals top Glasgow Commonwealth Games moments of Wee County residents

SIX months on from the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, new research has revealed the most inspirational moments for Clackmannanshire residents.

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28 Jan 2015 16:24

Clackmannanshire businesses make it to awards finals

Several businesses from around Clackmannanshire made it to the finals of the Forth Valley Chamber Business Awards this year.

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28 Jan 2015 16:19

Tilly man admits assaulting brother in a bid to keep him out of trouble

A TILLICOULTRY man has admitted assaulting his younger brother last month in an attempt to keep him out of trouble with police.

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28 Jan 2015 16:16

£8 million put into slot machines across the Wee County in just one year

Gamblers across Clackmannanshire have bet millions of pounds on high-stakes betting machines in just one year.

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