19 May 2013: 3:09pm
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LOCAL singer Annie Smart got the chance to rub shoulders with country music legend Dolly Parton during a recent appearance on national TV.Read
THE project to create a new Bannockburn visitor centre received major lottery backing.Read
CLAIMS that the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders could be reduced to a Territorial Army reservist battalion have been dismissed as speculation by The Army.Read
TWO men have been convicted of a brutal assault on a teenager in Stirling.Read
REVELLERS in the Stirling area have been warned not to take a potentially-fatal drug known to be circulating across Scotland.Read
A TEENAGER who assaulted a complete stranger in Stirling was fined £200 this week.Read
STAFF and users of a Stirling-based mental health charity recently headed to the Scottish Parliament for the launch of the latest phase of an innovative awareness-raising project.Read
STIRLING-BASED actor-director Craig Murray has had a dramatic few weeks.Read
TWO Stirling-based teenagers are preparing for the trip of a lifetime.Read
STIRLING’S resident ghost expert is hoping his latest publication can help boost the coffers of one of the local area’s most deserving causes.Read
A MOTORIST who had to be rescued by police after getting himself stranded in the snow was found to be more than four-times the drink-drive limit.Read
THE prospect of another big supermarket opening its doors in Dunblane moved a step closer this week.Read
AN 85-YEAR-OLD motorist caused chaos when he drove the wrong way for three miles on the M9.Read
YOUNGSTERS have been blasted by one of the region’s top police officers after they were spotted dicing with death on a motorway.Read
ACADEMICS from a university in China will travel to Stirling to complete part of their studies after a new agreement was rubber-stamped last week.Read
A STRING of defects were found when vehicles ferrying children to Blair Drummond Safari Park were subjected to safety checks last week.Read
PERMITS are to be introduced to allow businesses across the Stirling area to use street-side advertising.Read
STIRLING is to have a new tourist information centre in the heart of the historic Top of the Town.Read
PLANS to empty brown bins monthly rather than fortnightly have been put on ice.Read
NHS FORTH Valley is busy gearing up for the final transfer of services to the new Forth Valley Royal Hospital at Larbert.Read
Persistent wet weather has caused the cancellation of Drymen Show, scheduled for next Saturday.Read
An ophthalmic nurse who dedicated herself to bringing sight to the poor has been hailed as one of Scotland’s greatest heroes.Read
MSP Bruce Crawford has been in touch with Stirling Council over concerns he says have been raised with him about moves to reduce the number of classes at Gargunnock Primary School.Read
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