Archive for February 13th, 2019

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí students Meg Ní Chrónín, Mébh Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh, Caragh Ní Néill, Amy Ní Mháirtín, Aoibhnea Níc Muiris and Eoin Mac Uileagóid who took part in wearing orange for Cycle Against Suicide. Photo by Dermot Crean

Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Goes Orange For Cycle Against Suicide

February 13, 2019 at 6:18 pm Comments are Disabled

GAELCHOLÁISTE Chiarraí was a colourful place on Wednesday as the school took part in a special event for Cycle Against Suicide. All the students were asked to wear an item of orange clothing with some even painting their faces that colour for the day, in order to complete another ‘gear’ […]

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Mercy Mounthawk Under 15 boys and coaches after winning the Subway All-Ireland Schools U15A Cup final today in Dublin.

Mercy Mounthawk Basketballers Win All-Ireland Final

February 13, 2019 at 5:29 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE has new All-Ireland champions thanks to the exploits of Mercy Mounthawk basketballers this afternoon. After some disappointments over the past few week, the Under 15A boys side went to the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght today and won the Subway  All-Ireland Schools final. They beat Malahide in the semi-final […]

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Tralee Mother Appeals For Respite Help For Intellectually-Disabled Son

Tralee Mother Appeals For Respite Help For Intellectually-Disabled Son

February 13, 2019 at 2:49 pm 1 comment

A TRALEE woman is appealing for respite help with her seven year old son who has autism and is intellectually disabled. Selina Switzer was on RTE Radio 1’s Liveline Show on Tuesday where she outlined the constant care her son needs and the pressure it is putting on her family. […]

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John O'Brien (seated centre) receives his Lotto winnings from Na Gaeil GAA on Monday night. Included are, front from left; Mary Maunsell, Pat O'Connor, Cathy Carey, Micheál O'Herlihy. Back from left; Sean O'Connor, Tim Lynch, Joe Clifford, Helen Cooper, Pat Daly and Donal Lucey. Photo by Dermot Crean

John Hits The Na Gaeil GAA Lotto Jackpot With €11,000 Win

February 13, 2019 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

AN Oakpark resident is €11,000 richer after he scooped the Na Gaeil GAA Club lotto jackpot recently. The lotto had not been won in 95 weeks so John, a west Cork native and former employee of Kerry Group, was surprised and delighted to learn he had won the prize. John, […]

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Mr Bob Savage, CIT Governing Body Chair; Mr Lionel Alexander, ITT Governing Body Chair
Front Row (L-R) - Dr Oliver Murphy, President ITT; Dr Barry O'Connor, President CIT

CIT And IT Tralee Submit Application To Become Munster Technological University

February 13, 2019 at 9:34 am 1 comment

CORK Institute of Technology (CIT) and the Institute of Technology Tralee (ITT) have submitted a formal application to the Minister for Education and Skills to seek designation as the Munster Technological University (MTU). The application will be considered in accordance with criteria established under the Technological Universities Act 2018. The […]

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OFFICIAL VISIT TO CORK AND KERRY BY H.R.H The Prince of Wales & H.R.H The Duchess of Cornwall 13-15 June 2018.
Picture shows, The Prince of Wales and Dutchess of Cornwall , meeting members of the cast of  after a  performance of Fado Fado, on a visit to Siamse Tire, Tralee .
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Royal Visit To Kerry Cost Council Just Under €11,000

February 13, 2019 at 9:30 am 1 comment

ACCORDING to a report by Radio Kerry today, Kerry County Council spent €10,850.16 on the visit of Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall last June. The royals spent a day in Kerry visiting Derrynane, Siamsa Tíre in Tralee and Killarney House. Staff overtime accounted for €4,461.58 of that total.  The […]

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