Archive for September 17th, 2019

The drugs found during searches this morning.

Gardaí Find €82,000 Worth Of Cannabis, Cash And Imitation Firearm During Searches In Tralee

September 17, 2019 at 9:51 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Gardaí (aided by police dog Rex) have discovered drugs, cash and an imitation firearm during two searches in Tralee on Tuesday morning. Around 4 kg Cannabis Herb valued at approx €80,000, 250g Cannabis Resin valued at approx €2,000, €1,400 cash, an Imitation Firearm and Drugs Paraphernalia were seized at […]

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Kieran Donaghy with little Chloe Jenkins, her mom Fiona O'Connor and dad Gareth Jenkins at their home in Cork last week.

Family Of Little Girl Battling Cancer Thank Kieran Donaghy For Kindness

September 17, 2019 at 4:47 pm Comments are Disabled

THE family of a little girl who needs urgent treatment to battle an aggressive cancer have thanked a Kerry GAA legend for his kindness. On Thursday last, September 12, Kieran Donaghy paid a visit to the Cork home of little Chloe Jenkins who is currently battling Neuroblastoma, a rare and […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

September 17, 2019 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL: It’s all systems go now for this season’s Co. Championship which gets underway on this week-end . Two of the eight round 1games go ahead on Saturday evening (21st Sept) with the remaining six games taking place on Sunday afternoon.  Our game, away to Dingle, is one of […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

September 17, 2019 at 4:23 pm Comments are Disabled

Thank You to Peter Keane & The Kerry Senior Squad We are disappointed after the All Ireland Final and Congratulate Dublin on their super achievement of winning 5 in a row All Ireland Finals. Disappointed, yes, but not with our Peter Keane, his Management team & Players who gave us, […]

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Andrea with some of the cast from the film " A Little Help" 
Saoirse Hanlon. Sarah Mia Garcia Leen, Shannon Drury (Director), Andrea Lynch (Best Actress Winner) + The Doll from the film

Ballyheigue Girl Wins Acting Award At Georgian Film Festival

September 17, 2019 at 3:48 pm Comments are Disabled

A PUPIL from a school in Ballyheigue has won an award for acting at a film festival in Georgia. Andrea Lynch won the Best Female Actress in the Tbilisi International Children and Youth Film Festival “Oqros Pepela” (“Golden Butterfly”) in Georgia for her role the short film ‘A Little Help’ made by her schoolmates in St. Joseph’s N.S. Bouleenshere. […]

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Olivia Dineen with members of the Kerry camogie team and the Kerry U14 team at Mercy Mounthawk on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry Camogie Teams Receive Wonderful Welcome At Mercy Mounthawk

September 17, 2019 at 3:22 pm Comments are Disabled

TEACHER Olivia Dineen had some special guests at Mercy Mounthawk on Friday, when her teammates from the All-Ireland Junior winning Kerry Camogie team paid a visit. The first year students gathered in the Centenary Hall to welcome the ladies as well as members of the Kerry Under 14 side who […]

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Local Implementation Team at UHK :   From L to R standing Fearghal Grimes General Manager, Ms Eimear Conroy Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr John Rice Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mareeda de Róiste Business Lead, Kerry Mc Auliffe Director of Nursing, Ann Mc Namara Clerical Officer, Tom Bannon Office of CIO

Seated L to R: Sinead Healy Orthopaedic CNS, Dr Niamh Feely clinical Director, Suzanne Rowley INOR Manager

Patients To Benefit At UHK With Irish National Orthopaedic Register

September 17, 2019 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

THE National Office of Clinical Audit (NOCA) has announced that University Hospital Kerry is the eighth hospital in Ireland to roll out the Irish National Orthopaedic Register (INOR). INOR is a national electronic register of patients receiving joint replacement surgery in Ireland. Elective orthopaedic hip and knee replacement records will […]

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Catherine Sugrue (centre with husband Joe, son Joseph, daughter Emma and son-in-law Brendan Poff at her retirement party at Ballygarry House Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Retirement Party For Catherine After Decades Teaching In Balloonagh

September 17, 2019 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

IT was a night of celebration and reflection as a much-loved teacher was joined by family and work colleagues at her retirement party. Taking place in Ballygarry House Hotel on Friday night, Catherine Sugrue was saying farewell to teaching after 37 years in Scoil Eoin, Balloonagh. Originally from Lohercannan, now […]

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Fun Day To Recognise ‘Little Heroes’ Dealing With Cancer

Fun Day To Recognise ‘Little Heroes’ Dealing With Cancer

September 17, 2019 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

A VERY special event to recognise and reward Kerry’s brave little heroes who are dealing with cancer is being organised in Tralee on Sunday, September 29. Organised by cancer support charity, Recovery Haven Kerry, a special ‘Little Heroes’ Fun day will take place at John Mitchel’s GAA Grounds from 3-6pm […]

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Kerry Children Wanted To Take Part In TG4 Show

September 17, 2019 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY children are wanted to participate in a TG4 show called ‘Is Eolaí Mé’. The production company, Fíbín Media, is looking for children between the ages of 8-12 years of age for the show – chatty confident kids with Irish who have some interest in Science – kids that are […]

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