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Andrew Ballantine with son Gary (left) and nephew Michael Scobbie who are walking the West Highland Way Picture: Alan Murray

Charity walk in memory of wife

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Ethan Ritchie (9) was killed after being knocked down in Airth on Friday, May 20

Nine-year-old boy dies after being knocked down

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Facts and figures that show the impact of local newspapers

Local news still at the heart of the community

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Baby of the Week: Adam Anthony James Glackin

Family

Argument led to woman being seized by neck

Crime

New call campaign launched by Police Scotland

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Great news for local groups as they scoop £30,000 of grants

Education
Runners are being challenged to run 100km by September.

Run to support dementia research

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The court heard Debbie Howlieson has an alcohol problem

Wife who targeted husband for abuse avoids jail

Crime
The incident on the M9

Traffic chaos after truck and car collide on M9

Transport

Caravan breaks free from car on M9 causing tailbacks

Transport 1
Head teacher Iain Livingstone with 2016 Dux Andrew Hyslop and Adam Smith. Picture: Michael Gillen

‘Nothing wrong with having a dream ...’

Education
Graeme High School is one of the nine PFI/NPDO schools. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Council gets assurances schools are safe

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Graeme High School was one of the Falkirk schools to be built using public private money

Council demands assurance 
PFI funded schools are safe

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Council votes to re-think plans on spending millions on new HQ

Business 8
Historic and iconic...First Minister Nicola Sturgeon joined by the SNP's newly elected members of the Scottish Parliament after securing the party's historic third consecutive election victory. (Picture Michael Gillen)

Nicola Sturgeon and SNP MSPs celebrate at Kelpies

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Picture: Michael Gillen

Team has methods at its disposal to make sure people clean up their act

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Fiona and Mervyn with sons Benjamin and Nathaniel. Picture: Michael Gillen

Getting on with living with MS

Health

Man airlifted to hospital after leg is crushed

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Linda Mellon, nursery nurse retiring from NHS Forth Valley

Sunny future awaits nursery nurse Linda

Health
Police Scotland has launched a new call campaign. Pic: Toby Williams

New call campaign launched by Police Scotland

News
Runners are being challenged to run 100km by September.

Run to support dementia research

News
Michael Matheson, Cabinet Secretary for Justice

Reconviction rates fall to 17-year low

News

VIDEO: Scientists unravel the mystery of why socks go missing

Offbeat
Angela Rippon celebrates her mum Ednas 84th birthday back in 2004  Edna sadly died of dementia in 2009

Dementia and law: Know your rights

Your Say
The mystery of moths will be unlocked at a number of free workshop sessions organised by IFLI

Help to make the ‘moth’ of nature

Your Say
Friends of the Earth Falkirks Bean Row Garden has been a real environmentally friendly success story

Laying down roots in the town centre

Your Say
Area Commander Damian Armstrong

Police Call: Time to surrender your air weapons?

Opinion
Martin Jones

Text of the week: Martin Jones

Opinion

BB Notes: From football to BB mini-figures

Opinion