Archive for September, 2020

Kerry Cases Increase By Four, 429 Cases Reported Nationally This Evening

Kerry Cases Increase By Four, 429 Cases Reported Nationally This Evening

September 30, 2020 at 6:01 pm 1 comment

KERRY was not specifically mentioned as having new COVID-19 cases by the health authorities in its daily update this evening, but four new cases were added to the official total for the county to reflect a rise from yesterday’s figures. It now stands at 390. 429 new cases over the past […]

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Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Mourns Passing Of Club President

Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Mourns Passing Of Club President

September 30, 2020 at 3:43 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club is mourning its Club President, Micheál Kerins, who passed away yesterday. Micheál represented his club with distinction on and off the field, enjoying a stellar playing career with Kerins O’Rahillys winning three senior county championships during the 1950s. He also played minor, junior and senior football […]

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Kerry Punter Scoops €12,000 In Euromillions Bet At Bookies

Kerry Punter Scoops €12,000 In Euromillions Bet At Bookies

September 30, 2020 at 12:42 pm Comments are Disabled

A County Kerry punter is toasting a spectacular win thanks to just three lucky numbers which resulted in a five-figure sum on Tuesday evening’s EuroMillions draw. The anonymous customer placed the wager via their local BoyleSports shop, picking three numbers for Tuesday’s EuroMillions main draw. They opted for a €8 […]

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Here’s Where Property Was Sold Around Tralee In August

Here’s Where Property Was Sold Around Tralee In August

September 30, 2020 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that August was a very busy month for property sales around Tralee with 21 transactions taking place  fetching a total of €5,592,834. The properties that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs […]

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Minister for Education Norma Foley, T.D., together with the Teaching Council’s Chair, Seán McMahon, and Director, Tomás Ó Ruairc, launching FÉILTE.

Teachers From Tralee Schools To Take Part In FÉILTE This Weekend

September 30, 2020 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

TEACHERS from two Tralee schools will take part in FÉILTE, the largest educational event in Ireland, which takes place online for the first time on this Saturday, October 3, from 10.30am to 4.30pm. FÉILTE (the Festival of Education in Learning and Teaching Excellence) gives teachers the opportunity to collaborate and […]

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Kerry Cases Rise By Two, 363 More COVID-19 Cases Reported Nationally

Kerry Cases Rise By Two, 363 More COVID-19 Cases Reported Nationally

September 29, 2020 at 6:02 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY was not specifically mentioned as having new COVID-19 cases by the health authorities in its daily update this evening, but two new cases were added to the official total for the county to reflect a rise from yesterday’s figures. It now stands at 386. 363 new cases over the past […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

September 29, 2020 at 3:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Men’s Results 1st  Billy Naughton (17) 41 Pts 2nd Arthur Joh Spring (09) 40 Pts 3rd  Pat Stack (07) 40 Pts 4th Robert Dinan (24) 39 Pts 5th Norman Foley (20) 38 Pts Best Gross Rory Hill (03)38 Pts Div 1 Danny Leen (05) 38 Pts Div 2 Daniel O Loughlin (10) […]

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Photo: Adrienne McLoughlin

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

September 29, 2020 at 3:47 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL: Austin Stacks 2-15 (21); John Mitchels 3-9 (18). On an ideal Sunday afternoon (27th Sept) for football this topsy-turvy Town Championship Final (for The Roddy O’Donnell Cup, sponsored by Lee Strand) could have gone either way with both sides having dominating periods throughout the 63 minutes of play. […]

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Fall In Some Areas Of Crime In Kerry During Second Quarter Of 2020

Fall In Some Areas Of Crime In Kerry During Second Quarter Of 2020

September 29, 2020 at 2:02 pm Comments are Disabled

THE latest statistics from the Central Statistics Office shows crime fell in some categories in Kerry in the second quarter of 2020. The period of April, May and June coincided with the introduction of COVID-19 restrictions in the county, so a decrease was expected in some crimes in the Kerry […]

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Glenda Gilson and Laura Woods of Ireland AM wit

Gala Retail Searches For Inspirational Heroes In Kerry

September 29, 2020 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

GALA Retail has teamed up with Virgin Media to search for inspirational heroes in Kerry, those individuals who have made Ireland a better place with their selfless acts and inspirational deeds during the Covid-19 crisis. Searching for 26 inspirational county heroes, the Inspiration Awards are open to people of all […]

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Staff at Siamsa Tire returning to work on Monday.

Staff Return To Work At Siamsa Tíre And Hope To Welcome Visitors In October

September 29, 2020 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

STAFF have returned to work at Siamsa Tíre on Monday thanks to funding supports from the Arts Council Ireland and the Department of Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht. The team will be making adjustments to the building to ensure that the venue can safely welcome visitors next […]

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Gardaí Seize 340 Suspected Diazepam Tablets From Driver In Tralee

Gardaí Seize 340 Suspected Diazepam Tablets From Driver In Tralee

September 29, 2020 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí have arrested a man on suspicion of drug driving and possession of 340 suspected diazepam tablets in Tralee on Monday night. Shortly before midnight, Gardaí from the Divisional Drugs Unit, Roads Policing Unit and Community Policing Unit were carrying out a checkpoint in the Boherbee area of Tralee. Gardaí stopped a […]

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Four More Kerry COVID-19 Cases, 390 More Reported Nationally This Evening

Four More Kerry COVID-19 Cases, 390 More Reported Nationally This Evening

September 28, 2020 at 6:28 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY was not specifically mentioned as having new COVID-19 cases by the health authorities in its daily update this evening. However, four new cases were added to the official total number of COVID-19 cases in the county since yesterday. It now stands at 384. 390 new cases over the past […]

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Gardaí Investigate Theft And Criminal Damage Incidents In Tralee

Gardaí Investigate Theft And Criminal Damage Incidents In Tralee

September 28, 2020 at 4:29 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are looking for information in relation to theft and criminal damage incidents in town over the past week, as well as having lost items at the station that they would like to reunite with their owners. On Tuesday, September 22 into Wednesday, September 23, a car was […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Road Traffic Accident In Tralee

Gardaí Appeal For Witnesses To Road Traffic Accident In Tralee

September 28, 2020 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI in Tralee are appealing for witnesses to an accident in town at the weekend. On Saturday, between 2.15pm and 2.20pm, a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Bridge Street and suffered injuries. Gardaí are particularly interested in speaking to a man who was cycling in the area at […]

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Barry John Keane pictured here with his son Leo and his team of U8 Boys who hosted Currow in Ballyrickard last Sunday.

Kerins O’Rahilly’s GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 3:58 pm Comments are Disabled

ACADAMH NA nÓG In Kerins O’ Rahillys we introduce our girls and boys to the world of Gaelic football in a fun environment. The action takes place every Sunday morning in Healy Park, Ballyrickard. We divide the children into small groups and the emphasis is always on fun and involvement and also […]

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St Pats GAA Club News

St Pats GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 3:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Lotto There was no winner of our Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 15, 18, 21 and 23. The five €30 consolation prizes went to Breda Horgan Lohercannon, Denise Poff Lohercannon, Aoife Murphy Camp, Josh c/o O’Sheas GALA and Geraldine Scanlon Knockmoyle. Next week’s Lotto […]

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Ardfert GAA Club News

Ardfert GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 3:39 pm Comments are Disabled

COVID19 Reminder to all senior players & parents/guardians of juvenile players: please submit the mandatory health questionnaire before each training session/match. Please bring your own water bottles and arrive togged out as dressing rooms will not be open. Due to new Government restrictions in place all adult games will now […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 3:29 pm Comments are Disabled

UNDER 6 BOYS & GIRLS Our under6 boys and girls had a great day last Sunday. There was a huge turnout and they were all very eager to train. They went through their paces under the watchful eye of their trainers and they are all improving each week. Keep up […]

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Tralee Parnells U12s that played St Brendans in a challenge match last Friday night

Tralee Parnells GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

U14 Camogie Pride of place this week goes to our U14 Camogie team who were crowned U14B County Champions last Sunday. The final was played in glorious sunshine in Spa, Killarney against Sliabh Luachra. From the throw-in the girls showed grit and determination to win each ball against a physically stronger Sliabh […]

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The Ballymac u14 Girls team who finished in the top Four of the Trophyworld Division One Co League last week. 

Ballymacelligott GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

The following was agreed at the most recent Management Committee meeting. An U19 competition to replace any U18 competitions and be organised by the District Boards – no request from a District Board to play at U18 level instead of U19 be granted. 2 Weekends be ringfenced for U19 competition […]

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Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 3:01 pm Comments are Disabled

Sympathy: We extend our condolences to the Tyther Family, Kilderry and their extended families on the death of James Tyther who died recently. We also extend our sympathies to the Stephens Family, Kilderry on the death of Elizabeth Stephens-May James and Elizabeth Rest in Peace. Drive In Bingo-This Sunday,October 4th […]

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Library Branches In Kerry To Receive Over €111,000 In Funding

Library Branches In Kerry To Receive Over €111,000 In Funding

September 28, 2020 at 1:58 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Library is to receive over €24,000 in funding as part of the small scale Capital Works Programme in Public Libraries. In all, over €111,000 has been allocated to nine Kerry libraries from the Department of Rural and Community Development, which has been welcomed by Minister for Education and Kerry TD […]

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Na Gaeil U10 team that played Churchill recently.

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

September 28, 2020 at 1:46 pm Comments are Disabled

Seniors    Na Gaeil played St. Pat’s Blennerville in the semi final of the St. Brendan’s Board Championship in Saturday in Killeen. They led by 1-06 to 0-04 at half time with the goal coming from the boot of Jack Sheehan very early in the game. Na Gaeil dominated the 2nd […]

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Former Moyderwell Primary School pupil Luke O'Sullivan, with  Melanie, Kelly, Ben, Michael and Martin O'Sullivan, on his Confirmation Day at St John's Church on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Confirmation Day Finally Arrives For Former Moyderwell School Pupils

September 28, 2020 at 1:40 pm Comments are Disabled

THEY may be scattered around the town’s secondary schools now, but the former pupils of Moyderwell Mercy Primary School were reunited on Sunday afternoon. The two sixth classes couldn’t receive the sacrament in the spring because of COVID-19 restrictions but they got together at St John’s Church for the belated […]

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Rainfall Warning For Kerry On Tuesday Night

Rainfall Warning For Kerry On Tuesday Night

September 28, 2020 at 12:14 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE Monday and most of Tuesday will be dry and pleasant in Kerry, it will take a turn for then worse tomorrow night. Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow Rainfall warning for Kerry as well as Wexford, Wicklow, Galway, Mayo, Cork, and Waterford. It’s valid from 9pm on Tuesday […]

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Catriona and Taylor Dowling with Pumba.

Petmania Is Looking For The Kerry Puppy Of The Year

September 28, 2020 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

PETMANIA Tralee, along with sponsors BETA, has launched the hugely popular Puppy of the Year Competition for 2020 and they’ll be looking for a successor to last year’s winner, Pumba from Tralee. The competition will be run entirely online for 2020, with €1,500 worth of prizes to be won by […]

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Former Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn pupil Sophie O'Connor, with Con, Isobel and Una O'Connor, at her Confirmation at St John's Church on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Former Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn Pupils Meet Again For Confirmation Day

September 28, 2020 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

OVER six months since their schooldays ended prematurely thanks to COVID-19, the former sixth class pupils of Gaelscoil Mhic Easmainn met up again on Saturday afternoon. The occasion was their rescheduled Confirmation Day and the sun shone down as they renewed acquaintances at St John’s Church. It was a special […]

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430 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Nationally

430 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Nationally

September 27, 2020 at 6:13 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY was not specifically mentioned as having new COVID-19 cases by the health authorities in its daily update this evening.  If there is an increase, it will be added to the county’s total tomorrow. 430 new cases over the past 24 hours were confirmed nationally by the National Public Health […]

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PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

September 27, 2020 at 3:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Every week we compile photos of Tralee and beyond posted on Twitter and Instagram.  If you’d like a photo to feature, just tag #Tralee and we’ll see it… And what a view it is… View from Blenerville Bridge looking out to #Tralee Bay last week. pic.twitter.com/cakmpskHWD — Dermot O’Sullivan (@Derm_Sullivan) […]

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