Clan MacDougall Society of North America donates more than $9,000 toward renovation and preservation of Dunollie Castle

Past-president Richard T. MacDougal spoke to our Clan Chief and others during a formal dinner at Argyll Gathering Hall in Oban on July 22. Here is the text of his remarks: Madam MacDougall, Project Director Catherine Gillies, distinguished guests, MacDougall clanfolk, friends: While our celebration today is not the end, but only an early stage[…]

Two weeks along …

The new site has been up for two weeks now and there seem to be very few problems. I see new users joining steadily. There has been some confusion about why posts or comments don’t appear right away. We’re moderating forum posts or comments for general users. Those who are verified members of Clan MacDougall[…]

Day One Goes By

The new site has been up for 24 hours and I’ve seen no major catastrophes yet. Several new users have registered. So far, I haven’t seen any “fake” registrations from spammers. I have noticed that the black text in the left-hand column is hard to read on some monitors, so I will likely be making[…]

Summer 2006

With the country in the grip of a heat wave, Clan MacDougall held its Annual General Meeting in the cool mountains of western North Carolina. Grandfather Mountain Highland Games formed the backdrop for our gathering. Beginning Thursday night on the mountain the clans assembled, Clan MacDougall’s presence was voiced by two dynamic women, Tammy Rondinaro[…]