Archive for February 2nd, 2019

Susan, Judy and Aideen Griffin at the Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz at The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Massive Turnout For Tralee Rugby Club’s Fundraising Table Quiz

February 2, 2019 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

WHICH colour on the Indian flag is sacred to Hindus? In which country is the ancient city of Petra? Who is Sir Thomas John Woodward better known as? Well those were some of the questions posed at Tralee Rugby Club’s fundraising table quiz at The Ashe Hotel on Friday night. A fantastic turnout […]

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Aoibhe Healy with grandparents Helen and Dan Healy at the Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Grandparents Day on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Welcomes The Older Generation For Grandparents Day

February 2, 2019 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was great fun at Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn on Friday as the older generation came to the school for grandparents day. It was a chance for the children and indeed the school to show their appreciation for grans and granddads on a day which proves immensely popular every year. “There’s […]

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Natalie Mason (centre) with Angel Hussey and Nicole Sheffy of Kerry ETB Hairdressing courseafter after getting her hair dyed purple in aid of the Irish Cancer Society.

Natalie Goes Purple For Cancer Charity

February 2, 2019 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

A STUDENT in St Ita’s and St Joseph’s showed her generosity this week by getting her hair dyed purple for charity. Nineteen year old Natalie Mason is in her final year of her Leaving Cert Applied course in the school and came up with the idea to raise funds for […]

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At the presentation of the cheque to Cuan Mhuire were, front from left; Principal of Presentation Secondary School Mary Kennelly, Shannon Browne, Sr Bríd of Cuan Mhuire, Ciara O'Mahony and Vice-Principal Chrissie Kelly. Back  from left; Erica Lucid, teachers Sheila O'Connell, Norma Foley and Yvonne Rice and Lisa Curran. Photo by Dermot Crean

Presentation Students Present Cheques To Two Charities

February 2, 2019 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

TWO cheques were presented by Presentation Secondary Tralee students this week to Cuan Mhuire and the Irish Cancer Society. Transition Year Students  from Presentation Secondary School Tralee presented a cheque for €1000 to former Principal Sr Brid Clifford in aid of Cuan Mhuire, which is Ireland’s largest voluntary provider of Rehabilitation […]

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Here’s The Kerry Ladies Team To Face Clare On Sunday

Here’s The Kerry Ladies Team To Face Clare On Sunday

February 2, 2019 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Ladies team to face Clare in Round 1 of the Lidl Ladies National Football League Division 2 Round 1 fixture has been announced. The venue is Doonbeg, Co. Clare and the game throws in at 2pm. The team is as follows; 1. Sinead Warren, Rathmore 2. Eilis Lynch, Castleisland Desmonds 3. Aislinn Desmond, Rathmore […]

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Know Your Rights: Applying To College After February 1

February 2, 2019 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: The closing date for applying to college was February 1. Can I still apply? Answer: You apply for almost all full-time undergraduate courses through the Central Applications Office (CAO). This […]

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Christian Bale as Dick Cheney in 'Vice'.

McCann At The Movies: McKay Pulls No Punches In ‘Vice’

February 2, 2019 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

John McCann says there are terrific actors on top form in Adam McKay’s ‘Vice’… Director Adam McKay rested his comedic chops in 2015, and changed artistic direction with his critically acclaimed feature ‘The Big Short’, which saw the director explain the financial crash of 2008 in his own unique way […]

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