Archive for January 25th, 2019

Padraig Boyle on the attack.  Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Team To Play Antrim On Saturday Announced

January 25, 2019 at 8:37 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY take on Antrim on Saturday in the Allianz Hurling League Division 2A opening game at 2pm in Corrigan Park in Belfast. The team is as follows; 1. Martin Stackpoole capt (Lixnaw) 2. Sean Weir (Crotta O’Neills) 3. Bryan Murphy (Causeway) 4. Eric Leen (St Brendan’s) 5. Jason Diggins (Causeway) 6. […]

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Jack Barry challenged by Tyrone players in last year's league encounter.

Here’s The Kerry Team To Face Tyrone

January 25, 2019 at 8:08 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW faces appear in the Kerry panel to face Tyrone in Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney on Sunday at 2pm, but it’s a more experienced first 15 to start the game. With David Clifford, David Moran, Gavin White, Jason Foley and Shane Murphy among absentees for various reasons, it gives Peter Keane […]

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Enable Ireland Kerry's Sean Scally (right) with Tom Sheehy who is set for several  fundraising spinathons over the coming week around the county. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tommy’s On His Bike Again For Enable Ireland Kerry Services

January 25, 2019 at 4:04 pm Comments are Disabled

HE’S raised a staggering €79,000 for Enable Ireland Kerry Services over the past six years and now Tommy Sheehy is getting on his bike again. The Spa resident is beginning his annual series of Spinning sessions throughout the county on Saturdays over the next number weeks and months, starting tomorrow […]

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Saturday Night Will Be A Windy One According To Met Éireann

Saturday Night Will Be A Windy One According To Met Éireann

January 25, 2019 at 1:47 pm Comments are Disabled

MET Éireann have issued a Status Yellow wind warning for Kerry and almost all other coastal counties in the country for Saturday night/Sunday morning. A period of strong and blustery northwest winds will develop later on Saturday, starting along the Atlantic Seaboard and extending to other coastal counties overnight. High […]

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Tomás Garvey.

Tomás Garvey To Receive Kerry Person Of The Year Award

January 25, 2019 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Association in Dublin’s Kerry Person of the Year has been announced and it’s certainly a popular choice. Tomás Garvey, founder of the Garvey Group, businessman, hotelier, staunch supporter of charities and community initiatives and proud supporter and sponsor of Kerry GAA and basketball in Kerry, will receive the […]

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Dakotah Carter O'Flynn (Maggie), Darragh Doyle O'Brien (Maurice), Grace Starrett (Mary) and Ephrata Yosef (Mrs Madden)  in rehearsals for 'Big Maggie' on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Powerful Performances As Mercy Mounthawk Stages ‘Big Maggie’

January 25, 2019 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

THE latest production from Mercy Mounthawk Secondary School students opened last night in Siamsa Tire and audiences were very impressed by ‘Big Maggie’. Directed by Tony Behan, the students did John B. Keane’s classic justice with powerful performances from the cast and wonderful detail in the stage sets. The students […]

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Gardaí Investigating After Vehicle Collided With Patrol Car At Gortatlea

Gardaí Investigating After Vehicle Collided With Patrol Car At Gortatlea

January 25, 2019 at 11:31 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI have confirmed they are investigating an incident that occurred at Gortatlea outside Tralee, last night at approximately 8:30pm. A Garda patrol car and two other vehicles were involved in a collision. No injuries, no arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.  This was unrelated to an incident […]

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The contestants in this year's Ballymac GAA Strictly Love Dancing.

Seven Things To Do Around Tralee This Weekend

January 25, 2019 at 9:19 am Comments are Disabled

It’s the last weekend in January and there’s a surprising amount to do over the next three days… Friday 1. Play time at Siamsa…  STUDENTS from Mercy Mounthawk are blowing audiences away with performances in their latest production at Siamsa Tire. ‘Big Maggie’ by John B Keane is directed by […]

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The Presentation U16 team from 2018 with Coach Del White who were honoured with a Tralee Municipal District Award in The Rose Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Council Awards Honours Heroes And High Achievers From Around The County

January 25, 2019 at 9:11 am Comments are Disabled

THE annual Kerry County Council and Municipal District Awards ceremony was held in The Rose Hotel last night, with people, sporting teams and groups from all over the county in attendance, along with public representatives. There were four recipients from the Tralee Municipal District; founder of Recovery Haven-Kerry Marian Barnes and Mary O’Brien of […]

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The suspected cannabis seized last night near Gortatlea just outside Tralee.

Another Drug Seizure Near Tralee Of €12,000 Worth Of Suspected Cannabis

January 25, 2019 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

GARDAI seized around €22,000 in suspected drugs yesterday near Tralee in two separate operations. Last night Gardaí arrested a man in his 30s and seized approximately €12,000 worth of suspected cannabis herb in Gortatlea near Tralee. At approximately 10pm, detectives from the Tralee District stopped and searched a car in Gortatlea. […]

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Acting Principal Patricia Fitzell with junior class pupils at St John's Parochial School. Photo by Dermot Crean

St John’s Parochial School To Show All It Can Offer At Open Day

January 25, 2019 at 8:41 am Comments are Disabled

THE many advantages of being educated at St John’s Parochial School will be there for all to see on this Saturday when the school hosts an Open Day. Parents of children starting school in September, or indeed the year after, will be very impressed with the family atmosphere in the […]

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