Archive for April 18th, 2018

Over €2,500 In Prizes Up For Grabs At Bingo Fundraiser

Over €2,500 In Prizes Up For Grabs At Bingo Fundraiser

April 18, 2018 at 3:29 pm Comments are Disabled

FANS of  bingo might want to make note of this date. The Parents Association of Presentation Secondary School, Milltown has launched their Fundraising Bingo Night, in aid of school funds and there’s loads of prizes on offer. The first game will commence at the school at 7pm on Thursday, April […]

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Jackie McCull (left) and Angela Hickey (second right) of the Cashel Ward at UHK accept a cheque from Kelly Sheahan and David Scott of Tralee Chamber Alliance.

Hundreds Raised By Chamber For Children’s Ward At UHK

April 18, 2018 at 3:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Cashel Children’s Ward was the beneficiary of profits from an annual children’s event at Easter organised by Tralee Chamber Alliance. The Under 12’s Kids Fun Run in Tralee Town Park took place on Easter Saturday as part of the Tír na na Óg Children’s Festival with Zumba dancing with Linda […]

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Teachers Liz Doyle and Geraldine O'Dwyer with CBS students in front, Brian O'Sullivan, Robert Kerins, Paul McCarthy and Tadhg Kerins. At back; Neil Stuart, Liam Magee and Daniel Porojan. Photo by Dermot Crean

CBS Students In Sleepout To Highlight Homelessness Issue

April 18, 2018 at 1:21 pm 1 comment

STUDENTS from CBS The Green will sleep outside the school on Friday night to raise awareness of the issue of homelessness in Ireland. The Peace and Justice and Student Council are in the middle of a campaign on the issue and a number of events have taken place, culminating on […]

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IT Tralee Introduces Pharmacy Technician Programme

IT Tralee Introduces Pharmacy Technician Programme

April 18, 2018 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

THE Institute of Technology Tralee has announced the introduction of a new Pharmacy Technician programme for CAO entry in September 2018. This NFQ Level 6, two-year programme is the only one of its kind being offered in the Munster Region and the IT Tralee is one of a handful Institutes […]

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Back row; Adele Conway, Samantha ward, Aoife Flavin, Aideen Spillane, Naomi O'Leary, Dawn Lenihan, Niamh O'Halloran Colbert, Anna Flannery, Sandra O'Shea, Katie Mc Coy, Chloe Carroll.Front row; Cliona Moran, Kayleigh Muphy, Shannon Brown, Danielle Horgan, Shannon Murphy at the opening of the new Hairdressing Salon facility at Kerry ETB in Monavalley.

PHOTOS: Kerry ETB Opens New Salon For Hairdressing Trainees

April 18, 2018 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

HAIR Salons from across Kerry gathered at Kerry ETB Training Centre’s all-new Hairdressing Salon in Monvalley on Monday for an opening evening to showcase their futuristic looking new facility and to meet the current crop of young hairdressers. Visitors spent two hours mingling with staff, trainees and other business owners […]

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Launching the Storyboxes project were in front Sr Laurence O'Brien, Sr Colette Stafford and Tom O'Connor. Back: Ina Mulhall, Karen Walsh, Evelyn Dore, Charlotte O'Halloran, Mary O'Brien and Maurice O'Keeffe. Photo by Dermot Crean

Evelyn To Talk ‘Storyboxes’ On RTE’s ‘Today’ Show

April 18, 2018 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL teacher will appear on RTE’s Today show today (Wednesday) with Daithí O Sé and Maura Derrane after the success of an initiative to bring joy to older people in nursing homes. Evelyn Dore of Moyderwell Primary and Karen Walsh of CBS created ‘Storyboxes’,  a box with books, CDs […]

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Blennerville School And Parents Introduce Ban On Smartphones Among Pupils

Blennerville School And Parents Introduce Ban On Smartphones Among Pupils

April 18, 2018 at 10:26 am 3 comments

A LOCAL primary school has instigated a pilot programme with parents, where children will not use smartphones or social media applications for the remainder of the school year. The programme is being run by St Brendan’s NS in Blennerville after it was discovered that some sixth class pupils had access […]

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Ferris Hits Out At Suggestion Of Closing Hazardous Dale Road

Ferris Hits Out At Suggestion Of Closing Hazardous Dale Road

April 18, 2018 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

A KERRY Sinn Féin councillor has hit out at a suggestion at Monday’s Kerry County Council meeting that the Dale Road could be closed on health and safety grounds. The suggestion came from  Fine Gael councillor, Aoife Thornton,  in the Listowel area who said that the condition had deteriorated so […]

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