Archive for September 17th, 2018

Met Eireann Issues Status Yellow Wind Warning For Wednesday

Met Eireann Issues Status Yellow Wind Warning For Wednesday

September 17, 2018 at 11:05 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE it’s the west and north that’s getting a battering from Storm Helene, we won’t escape down here in Kerry over the next few days. Met Eireann has issued a Status Yellow Wind Warning for  the whole of Ireland to come into effect on Wednesday morning. They say its will […]

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Shane O'Callaghan goes past Padraig O Conchuir during the Austin Stacks v Dingle match in Annascaul on Saturday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee To Host A Saturday Night Kerry SFC Double Header

September 17, 2018 at 10:41 pm Comments are Disabled

THE times and venues for the Garvey’s Supervalu Kerry Senior Football Championship quarter-finals have been announced and sees a mouthwatering double header in Austin Stack Park. According to the Austin Stacks facebook page, on Saturday, September 29, every Tralee GAA football club will be represented when Austin Stacks play Dingle […]

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The St Pats U10 team at the John Mitchels blitz on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

St Pats GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 04, 19, 24 & 29. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Caroline Clapham c/o Betty’s Bar, Moss O’Donnell Blennerville, James Hanafin Curraheen, Mags Bowler c/o T Casey and Berti Flynn c/o M Sugrue. Next […]

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The Kerins O'Rahilys Under 10 team with coaches David Flaherty, Richie Roche, John O'Connor and Richie Donnelly at the John Mitchels blitz on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:42 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors: Following our win last weekend over Dr Crokes, the draw for the quarter finals will see us vie with local divisional side St Brendans ( impressive 3-18 to 1-18 winners over Mid Kerry on Sunday last)  for a place in this year’s semi finals. This promises to be an […]

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The Ballymac U8 team with coaches John Moriarty, Neilus O'Connor, Franic Hobbert, Maurice Brosnan and Thomas Lyons at the John Mitchels blitz on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:34 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto Results 10/09/2018 Venue: Ballygarry Hotel Jackpot: €6,400 Numbers Drawn : 1, 10, 23, 26 NO WINNER Lucky Dip Winners …. 1. Fr John Laide Ballydwyer 2. Bobby Howard Tursillagh 3. Teresa Lonergan c/o Tony Marshall 4. Tina O Connor Caherbreagh 5. Tom O Connoll Gortshanavalla Seller: Mannix Post Office […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:30 pm Comments are Disabled

U8 & U10 BLITZ: On last Saturday we held our annual U8 and U10 blitz. This was the 17th year we have held this tournament. Over 450 children took part with 12 clubs playing in both age groups. In the U8 age group there was 30 games played with each […]

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The Austin Stacks U8 team at the John Mitchels blitz on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:23 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL: We have drawn Dingle in the quarter final of the Co. Championship. In a way this will be an historic meeting as our very first SF Co. Championship game played 90 years ago this year  was against a team named Dingle in Dingle, played on 6th May 1928.We […]

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The Na Gaeil U8 team with coaches Mike Brick, Helen Kelliher, Martin Doyle and Terry McEneaney at the John Mitchels blitz on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:19 pm Comments are Disabled

U14    As the season draws to a close, we hosted Ardfert in the final of the St. Brendan’s U14 Championship. Na Gaeil started well getting three points in a row from Edward Sheehy, Jack Doyle and Sean O’Connor before Ardfert scored a goal in the 14th minute. This was immediately […]

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Abbeydorney GAA Club News

Abbeydorney GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:14 pm Comments are Disabled

U12 : Our U12s were defeated by a strong Ballyduff team last Friday evening in Abbeydorney. Final Score : Abbeydorney 1-04 Ballyduff 6-10. They will play St. Pat’s, Killarney this Friday evening, Sept 21st @ 6.00pm in Abbeydorney. They will also play in the Munster Blitz the following day in Adare, Co. […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

September 17, 2018 at 5:08 pm Comments are Disabled

Fundraising Lotto Jackpot Draw: Our jackpot now stands at €6,200 with €650 on offer for a match 3. We had six lucky consolation prize winners in our latest draw which took place on Friday night last. Drawn numbers were :10,17,21 and the bonus number was 6. Congratulations to our winners […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information After Burglary In Milltown

Gardaí Appeal For Information After Burglary In Milltown

September 17, 2018 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing for information after a burglary in the Milltown area last week. On Monday, September 10, between 8.15am and 8pm, a white transit van with a Northern Ireland registration beginning with SHZ, was seen in the Laharn  area of Milltown and the vehicle is a point of interest […]

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Martin Ferris.

Martin Ferris Welcomes Nomination Of Liadh Ní Riada For President

September 17, 2018 at 3:10 pm 1 comment

SINN Féin TD for Kerry, Martin Ferris has welcomed the nomination of Liadh Ní Riada as the Sinn Fein Presidential candidate. Deputy Ferris said: “Liadh Ní Riada received the backing of the Sinn Féin Ard Comhairle yesterday as our candidate in the Presidential election on the 26th of October. “Liadh will […]

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Peter Casey.

Peter Casey Gets Backing From Kerry County Council To Contest Presidential Election

September 17, 2018 at 2:26 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council has given backing to businessman Peter Casey contest the Presidential election in October. The Dragons Den panellist was nominated by Cllr Michael Cahill and seconded by Cllr Johnny Healy Rae. He received 14 votes to Gemma O’Doherty’s three and ‘William Delaney 1957-1970’ received four votes. Eleven councillors did not vote […]

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Hozier Announces INEC Date For December

Hozier Announces INEC Date For December

September 17, 2018 at 12:22 pm Comments are Disabled

IRISH singer/songwriter Hozier is to play a date at the INEC in Killarney this December. The internationally acclaimed, multi-platinum selling artist will play five shows in Ireland during the month of December in Dublin, Belfast and finally in Kerry on Thursday, December 20. On Twitter he said: “I’m very excited […]

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Councillors Approve 28 Unit Local Authority Development…Again!

Councillors Approve 28 Unit Local Authority Development…Again!

September 17, 2018 at 11:04 am 1 comment

TRALEE Municipal District councillors met on Monday morning to approve a local authority housing development for the second time. On Monday, September 4, Councillors unanimously approved the construction of a 28-unit estate, which will be located in the lands behind Scoil Eoin Primary School, adjacent to Stacks Villas and south […]

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LtoR. Fr. Tadgh Fitzgerald PP, Fr. Bernard Healy  and Fr. Sean Hanafin PP, back left Fr. Niall Geaney, Fr. Dan Ahern, Fr. Ned Barrett, Fr. James Linnane and Fr Sean Jones.

PHOTOS: A Farewell To Fr Bernard At St John’s Parish Celebration

September 17, 2018 at 8:49 am 1 comment

IT was a case of arrivederci on Friday night to Fr Bernard Healy who said an official farewell to the St John’s parishioners at a special function in the Parish Centre. Fr Bernard, who is a native of Doon just outside Tralee, is heading off to Rome for the next […]

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Youngsters at the Ardfert Kids Cycle from Ardfert NS on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Lovely Day For A Cycle At Ardfert NS

September 17, 2018 at 8:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE weather stayed fine on Sunday afternoon for the annual Ardfert Kids Cycle with over 60 people taking part. They gathered at Ardfert National School before noon with music and refreshments laid on by the organisers and a great community atmosphere evident. Principal Betty Stack waved the red flag to […]

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