Archive for June 20th, 2019

Paul Geaney surrounded by Rebels. Photo by Dermot Crean

Here’s The Kerry Team For The Munster SFC Final On Saturday Evening

June 20, 2019 at 8:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry team to face Cork in the Munster SFC Final on Saturday night in Páirc Ui Chaoimh at 7pm was announced tonight. It sees four changes from the team named to start against Clare in the semi-final three weeks ago. Paul Murphy is at wing back for Gavin Crowley, […]

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At the presentation of cheques on Wednesday night, the proceeds of pub theatre nights at The Ballymac Bar were; Eileen Moynihan, John Creagh (Ballymac Bar) Tommy Sweeney, Pat Creagh (Ballymac Bar), Sinead Brassil (NOVAS/Knocklee House), Kathriona Sheehan (Rosemary Centre), Frank Houlihan, John Fraher, Gillian Wharton and John Foran. Photo by Dermot Crean

Local Organisations Benefit From Pub Theatre Nights At Ballymac Bar

June 20, 2019 at 2:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THE staging of plays in the Ballymac Bar in Tralee over the past six months has generated funding for local organisations who help people with dementia and the homeless. Tralee native Frank Houlihan, of Hybreasal Productions, decided to do something different to attract theatre lovers to the pub, so, with […]

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At the presentation of a cheque to Darkness Into Light Tralee on Thursday morning at Permanent TSB were, front, from left; Pat Turner, Chairperson Of DIL Tralee Ann Leahy O'Shea, Con O'Connor of Pieta House, Manager of Permanent TB Tralee Marie Nelligan and Aine Culloty of Permanent TSB. Back from left; Jordan Conway, Rose Dowling, Thomas Fortune and Niamh O'Carroll of Permanent TSB; Martin Brosnan of DIL Tralee and Paul Carroll of Permanent TSB. Photo by Dermot Crean

Permanent TSB Fundraiser Raises Hundreds Of Euro For Darkness Into Light Tralee

June 20, 2019 at 1:13 pm Comments are Disabled

LAST month’s Darkness Into Light Tralee event was another resounding success and a local bank branch got on board with the fundraising. As well as staff taking part in the event, Permanent TSB on Castle Street held a coffee morning the day before the walk to raise extra funds. Those […]

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The Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Sixth Class pupils with teachers Deaglán Ó Cúill and Colm Ó hAiniféin, Principal Cáit Uí Chonchúir, Deputy Principal Liam Ó Chonchubhair and Fr Francis Nolan at their graduation on Wednesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sixth Class Pupils Say Farewell To Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn

June 20, 2019 at 12:49 pm Comments are Disabled

EIGHT years of primary school comes to an end for 49 pupils in Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn this Friday, so emotions were high at a special graduation ceremony last night. Parents and staff gathered in the school hall for a Mass celebrated by Fr Francis Nolan and the pupils also received […]

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PHOTOS/REPORT: Abbeydorney Beat Ardfert To Win B Hurling League Title

PHOTOS/REPORT: Abbeydorney Beat Ardfert To Win B Hurling League Title

June 20, 2019 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

Mike O’Halloran reports on an entertaining game last night in Kilmoyley… Abbeydorney 3-10 St Brendans 2-12 Abbeydorney are the Rhyno Quality Feeds NKH Senior Hurling League B Champions as they overcame St Brendans in a lively game played in Kilmoyley on Wednesday evening. St Brendans were ahead early with a […]

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Tralee Area Schools Receive SFI Science And Maths Award

Tralee Area Schools Receive SFI Science And Maths Award

June 20, 2019 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

THIRTY-ONE Kerry primary schools, including many in the Tralee area (see list below) received an award recognising their achievements in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) over the 2018/19 school year. The Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Discover Primary Science and Maths Award (DPSM) programme aims to increase interest in science, technology, […]

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Martin Ferris.

Ferris Calls On Minister Griffin To Support Bill For Hospitality Workers’ Legal Right To Tips

June 20, 2019 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has hit out at local Fine Gael TD Brendan Griffin who is set to vote against a bill today, which aims to give hospitality workers in Kerry a legal right to the tips they earn. Deputy Ferris said: “This is a simple but important piece […]

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