Archive for April 17th, 2024

Report Of Cat Injured After Being Shot With Pellet Gun At Tralee Estate

Report Of Cat Injured After Being Shot With Pellet Gun At Tralee Estate

April 17, 2024 at 5:28 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL councillor has expressed his dismay at the reported shooting of a cat with a pellet gun in a Tralee estate. Tralee Sinn Féin Cllr Cathal Foley, has called the incident — which is believed to have taken place in Connolly Park yesterday — “despicable and cruel”. Cllr Foley […]

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Terry O'Brien

OPINION: Government And Local Authorities Need To Make Independent Living Happen

April 17, 2024 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

The Government and local authorities need to face some ‘Home Truths’ about accessible housing writes Terry O’Brien, Service Coordinator with the Kerry Irish Wheelchair Association… Housing shortages in Ireland have been well documented and highlighted. But everyday here in Kerry, I meet people with disabilities who are facing a deeper, silent […]

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Looking forward to the Tralee Lions Club Table Quiz in aid of St Ita's and St Joseph's School were, from left; President of Tralee Lions Club John Hallinan, Peggy Daly the Board of Management; Chairman of the Board of Management Ger O'Sullivan; Deputy Principal Denise Kerins, Sean Cooke of Tralee Lions Club and Deputy Principal Louise Brosnan. Photo by Dermot Crean

Table Quiz Fundraiser On Thursday Night To Help Buy Bus For School

April 17, 2024 at 2:41 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Lions Club are organising a fundraiser for a local school this Thursday evening. St Ita’s and St Joseph’s School has started a campaign to raise funds for a new bus for transporting children on school trips and activities and this campaign has already realised €6,000. However, they have a […]

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Kate Deasy with Gavin, Conor and Mary Rose Deasy at the Spa NS Confirmation Day at the Church of the Purificiation Churchill on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Spa And Fenit Sixth Class Pupils Enjoy Confirmation Day

April 17, 2024 at 12:48 pm Comments are Disabled

WHILE many young pupils in town are busy preparing this time of year for their First Holy Communion Day, there’s still a few Confirmation ceremonies taking place in the greater Tralee area this week. On Tuesday it was the turn of sixth class pupils from Spa NS to receive the […]

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MC: John Halpin and Compere Mathew Lostal Davern, at the Inspired Variety Show, Duchas Theatre, MTU. Photo  087-6017694

PHOTOS: Inspired Hosts Variety Show At Dúchas Centre

April 17, 2024 at 11:27 am Comments are Disabled

FROM its modest beginnings in September 2023, the Variety Show organised by Inspired Day Service Tralee blossomed into an extraordinary spectacle recently at the Dúchas Centre at the Kerry Sports Academy, thanks to the unwavering dedication of its participants. Over the past months, the Inspired performing arts group poured their […]

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Principal and students of Lyreacrompane Primary School celebrate the exciting transition to Kerry ETB's fourth Community National School! Ready to embark on a new educational journey together.L/R Back Row Katie Brosnan, Principal Eilish Lyons and Mark NashL/R Front Row Mark Teslyev and Lily Riges.

Lyreacrompane NS Becomes Kerry ETB’s Fourth Community National School

April 17, 2024 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

LYREACROMPANE Primary School has announced its transition to become Kerry Education and Training Board’s (Kerry ETB’s) fourth Community National School (CNS). This decision marks a shift from its previous Catholic ethos to a multidenominational one, aimed at offering greater inclusivity and choice to families within the community and wider area. […]

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Speakers Valerie Murphy (Valerie’s Breast Care), Joan Walsh, (Partnership International) and Helen Wycherley (Celtic Ross Hotel) pictured with Brigeen O’Sullivan (Match Marketing), Linda O’Mahony Logan (Leadership360 and President of the Kerry branch of Network Ireland), Emily Reen (MTU) and Anita Michalak (The Digital Talk) at the Network Ireland Kerry April event titled ‘How to write an award-winning application’ for the Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen of the Year Awards, 2024 at the RDI Hub. Photo: Michelle Breen Crean Photography

PHOTOS: Network Ireland Kerry Event Held At RDI Hub

April 17, 2024 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE RDI Hub in Killorglin hosted a Network Ireland Kerry event last week to share their insights on how to submit a successful application for their upcoming awards. Network Ireland Kerry hosted “How to write an award-winning application” for the Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen of the Year Awards, 2024. Joining […]

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