Archive for December 19th, 2019

€25m Announced For Kerry National Roads In 2020

€25m Announced For Kerry National Roads In 2020

December 19, 2019 at 5:55 pm 1 comment

KERRY’S national roads are to receive over €25 million of a cash injection in 2020, an increase of over six million on 2019. The announcement was made today by Kerry Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin. Minister Griffin said […]

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Photo Credit: Ann O SullivanMoving On Graduation Day 2019Front: L to R Lisa Fingleton (Moving On Staff), Lisa O Flaherty (Moving On Staff), Louise Barrett, Denise MurphyMiddle: Ann O Callaghan, Deirdre Stewart, Helen Philips, Helen O Donovan, Catriona Hobbart, Lorna McAuley, Catherine O Connor, Orla HealyBack: Siobhan Colbert, Lisa Ryan, Brenda Griffin, Diane O Shea, Mary Quirke, Sheila Martin (Moving On Staff),

Ladies Enjoy ‘Moving On’ Graduation Ceremony

December 19, 2019 at 3:35 pm 1 comment

The Moving On programme is going from strength to strength since it began three years ago with over 150 women participating in the programme so far. This year’s events culminated in a Graduation ceremony and Christmas Market at Aras an Phobail, Tralee recently. “Women are so talented and creative. We […]

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Setting off on the Tralee RFC Family Fun Run on St Stephen's Day. Photo by Dermot Crean

Tralee RFC Planning Family Fun For St Stephen’s Day

December 19, 2019 at 2:40 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S become a tradition for families to meet up at Tralee Rugby Club on St Stephen’s Day and this year is no different as all are invited to join in the fun of a 5k run. Tralee RFC are promising a fantastic day out for all the family where people […]

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Most of the contestants in Tralee Musical Society's 'Strictly Come Dancing Mr & Mrs' event. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Married Couples To Take Part In Strictly Come Dancing ‘Mr & Mrs’

December 19, 2019 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

THE wind howled and the rain pelted down outside, as the launch of a ‘Strictly’ with a difference took place last night. But it’ll be the contestants that’ll be brewing up a storm on the dance floor of the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday, February 8, at a special Mr […]

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At the handing over of €3,500 of toys to St Vincent de Paul were, in front; Mike Smith, Junior Locke and Jason Craske of St Vincent de Paul with, at back Sinead Casey and Chris Mulvihill and on the stairs Mairead Mullen, Victoria Coates and Conor Hall.

JRI America Staff Donate Toys, Cash And Vouchers Worth €3,500 To SVP

December 19, 2019 at 9:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE final Charity Committee event of 2019 for JRI America Inc. resulted in over €3,500 worth of toys, cash and vouchers being donated to local children in need to ensure they will get a present this Christmas. Shane Walsh, Ireland Division Head, Information Systems of JRI America Inc., based at Kerry […]

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Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn pupils present a cheque for €1,579 to Con O'Connor of Pieta House. Also pictured are teachers Deaglán Ó Cúill, Colm Ó hAiniféin, Principal Cáit Uí Chonchúir, Deputy Principal Liam Ó Conchubhair, Catríona Ui Churráin, Olive Ní Ghearáin and Damien Ó Ciosáin. Photo by Dermot Crean

Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pupils Present Cheque To Pieta House

December 19, 2019 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE pupils of Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn were out singing during Tuesday and all for a good cause. About 90 of the pupils had a spell carol singing in town and the public gave generously to add to funds raised last year to make €1,529, which was donated to Pieta House […]

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Early Flu Season May Put Pressure On SouthDoc Service Over Christmas Period

Early Flu Season May Put Pressure On SouthDoc Service Over Christmas Period

December 19, 2019 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

SOUTHDOC is preparing for a busier than usual Christmas season after it received over 1,000 more calls last weekend than on an average weekend. Figures released by SouthDoc, the out of hours medical service operating in Kerry and Cork, shows they had 3,741 calls between Friday, December 13 and Sunday, […]

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