Articles by: Lisa O'Mahony

Pamella Corkery, Nicola Curtin, Caroline Corkery, Peter Coffey, Sinead Edwards, and John O'Sullivan at the 'It's a Knockout' event in the Town Park on Sunday, Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Fantastic Fun In The Rain At ‘It’s A Knockout’

August 22, 2017 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… TEAMS of six battled it out in the Town Park on Sunday for a new festival event, the ‘It’s a Knockout’ Challenge. The showery weather proved no deterrent to either the teams, or the […]

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Anne Marie Daly, Mary Ross, Evelyn O'Connell and Brenda Hannon at the Rose 10k on Sunday Morning. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Runners Ignore The Rain To Enjoy The Rose 10k

August 21, 2017 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… SPIRITS were high as over 500 participants crossed the finish line on Denny Street for the Rose 10k on Sunday morning. The weather was a washout, but this didn’t stop runners from enjoying the […]

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The Austin Stacks U13 Team at the Sandra Keane Memorial Ladies Football Tournament on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Sandra Keane Memorial U13 Tournament Proves Another Great Success

July 30, 2017 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

AUSTI Stacks were the big winners at a big tournament in John Mitchel’s GAA Club on Saturday. Sixteen teams from around the county gathered for the U13 Sandra Keane Memorial Ladies Football Tournament. Austin Stacks beat Dr Crokes for the Sandra Keane Cup. In the Shield Final, Abbeydorney defeated Laune […]

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Joe Dillon leaving for Dingle with the rest of the Stag Party. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Joe And Friends Enjoy Stag Party In Dingle

July 30, 2017 at 8:48 am Comments are Disabled

Joe Dillon and 15 of his best friends lined their stomachs in the Brogue Inn on Saturday morning before heading off for his stag night. Kevin Reardon, Best Man, revealed the destination for the Stag Party to be Dingle. The guys were excited for the party to get underway and […]

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Cathleen Raggatt, Brenda Litchfield, Jimmy Litchfield, and John Raggatt at the 'Friends of Cuan Mhuire' fundraising table quiz at the Brogue Inn on Thursday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Full House At Cuan Mhuire Table Quiz

June 16, 2017 at 10:34 am 1 comment

THEIR was great support for Cuan Mhuire at their fundraising table quiz held at the Brogue Inn on Thursday night. The night was organised to raise vital funds for ‘The Friends of Cuan Mhuire’, the nation-wide network to support people in recovery from addiction. The centre opens Monday-Saturday, from 10am-5pm at […]

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Listellick National School players with trainers Damien Finn and Carol Benner at the Garda-organised Blitz at Na Gaeil Football Club on Friday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Kids Have A Blast At Second Annual Garda-Organised Blitz

June 10, 2017 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

PRIMARY School children from all over Tralee showed off their skills at Na Gaeil GAA Grounds on Friday morning for the second annual Community Policing Garda Blitz in association with Cumann na mBunscoil. Twelve teams took part in total, with the aim of the blitz to encourage the young people in Kerry […]

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Luke Earns School Spirit Award At Balloonagh School

Luke Earns School Spirit Award At Balloonagh School

June 10, 2017 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Student Council at Scoil Eoin Balloonagh awarded second class student Luke O’Donoghue this year’s School Spirit Award on Friday. The award isn’t based on academic ability, but the child’s behaviour, presence, attitude and enthusiasm in class. Each teacher in the school anonymously nominated a child. The student council, which comprises […]

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Rachel Bowler, Aoife O'Carroll, Lauren O'Grady, Aoibín O'Bryan, and Orla O'Reilly who won Best Senior Girls Team at the All Ireland School's Athletics at the weekend. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Mounthawk Students Take Home Gold At All Ireland Schools Athletics

June 10, 2017 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

MERCY Mounthawk had a very successful trip to the All Ireland School’s Athletics in Tullamore last weekend. The senior girls were awarded Best Senior Girls Team, with some of the team also winning individual medals. Aoibhín O’Brien won gold at the senior girls Long Jump, while Lauren O’Grady won bronze in […]

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Feel the L.O.V. At CH Chemists With Aimee Connolly This Friday

Feel the L.O.V. At CH Chemists With Aimee Connolly This Friday

June 9, 2017 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

RENOWNED MUA Amy Connolly is coming to CH Chemist’s to hold a Make Up Masterclass tonight (Friday) at 7pm. Aimee is a regular on TV3’s Xpose, the nation’s biggest fashion and beauty show, and also has a weekly column with the Sunday World. The renowned Make up Artist has recently opened her own […]

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Annascaul Celebrates Singing With Musical Festivities This Weekend

Annascaul Celebrates Singing With Musical Festivities This Weekend

June 8, 2017 at 11:10 am 1 comment

THE cream of West Kerry musical talent is due to gather in Annascaul village from Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11. Celebrating Singing 2017 aims to attract the public to the scenic village of Annascaul, and is dedicated to sharing the community’s musical festivities with some terrific free workshops, film screenings and singing sessions […]

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New Principal Appointed At Kerry College of Further Education

New Principal Appointed At Kerry College of Further Education

June 8, 2017 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

MARY Lucey has been appointed Principal of the Kerry College of Further Education in Tralee. With a well-established media-profile in Kerry, Mary has an excellent track record of over 20 years experience working in the third-level sector. She is known for her progressive and innovative leadership, with an excellent track […]

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Ballyheigue Pupils Create New Board Game For ‘Reign-y’ Days

Ballyheigue Pupils Create New Board Game For ‘Reign-y’ Days

June 8, 2017 at 10:55 am 1 comment

SIXTH class students Óisin O’Regan and Dara Donnelly from St Joseph’s N.S. Bouleenshere, Ballyheigue, have officially launched ‘Dragon’s Reign’. Óisin and Dara have been working on the project, a board game for 2-4 people, since last September as part of their Junior Entrepreneur Project. This board game has been produced locally […]

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Úna O'Connell and Rachel Walsh who have begun fundraising for the Meningitis Research Foundation. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Rachel And Úna Set to Take A Dive For Meningitis Research

June 8, 2017 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

RACHEL Walsh, Ballyheigue, and Úna O’Connell, Kilflynn, will take part in a skydive on July 23 to raise vital funds for the Meningitis Research Foundation. They will hold a raffle in Kerins O’Rahilly’s club on July 1, with spot prizes donated by the generous businesses around Tralee. Rachel said; “The […]

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Con Cremin, Talbot Grove, Castleisland. Photo by Don MacMonagle

Alcohol Abuse Still Primary Reason For Treatment At Talbot Grove

June 7, 2017 at 10:33 am 1 comment

TALBOT Grove Addiction Treatment Centre, Castleisland, has released its annual treatment statistics report for 2016. The Talbot Grove figures show that the primary reason people seek treatment (but not exclusive) is alcohol at 77%, followed by cannabis at 11%. There was a small, but significant increase in those seeking treatment […]

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Tralee Chamber Alliance Open For New Members

Tralee Chamber Alliance Open For New Members

June 7, 2017 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

  TRALEE Chamber Alliance will be holding their membership event today, Wednesday June 7, at 6pm-7.30pm in The Rose Hotel. This event is for existing members and non-members who are interested in joining Tralee Chamber Alliance. Tralee Chamber Alliance is asking the public to consider joining the business and supporting its efforts to […]

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PHOTOS: More Style From Listowel Races Ladies Day (Part 2)

PHOTOS: More Style From Listowel Races Ladies Day (Part 2)

June 6, 2017 at 11:22 am 1 comment

THE rain held off long enough to crown the best dressed ladies at Listowel Races on Sunday. As we told you yesterday (click here for previous photos), the eventual winner was Margaret Hynes Cahill from Ardfert. Margaret’s dress and jacket were purchased from Jasmine Boutique in Tralee, and her hat was […]

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Caoimhe O'Driscoll, Helen O'Driscoll, Fidelma Corridan and Eoin Corridan at Scoil Naomh Eirc Kilmoyley's Night at the Dogs on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For Kilmoyley NS Night At The Dogs Fundraiser

June 5, 2017 at 11:31 am Comments are Disabled

DESPITE the bad weather, Kilmoyley National School had great support at their fundraising Night at the Dogs event at the Kingdom Greyhound Stadium on Saturday. The night was organised to help raise vital funds for the school to finish the extension currently being built to the highest possible standard. Bouncy Castles, […]

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Emma Dunican, Emily Maye, Emily O'Regan and Ruth Kelliher visiting the Women's Rugby World Cup at Tralee RFC on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Women’s Rugby World Cup Trophy Visits Tralee RFC

April 23, 2017 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great atmosphere at Tralee RFC on Saturday as they hosted the Women’s Rugby World Cup trophy. The club also held a fun day to celebrate ladies and girls rugby. People were invited to come and take a selfie with the trophy. Some past and present Tralee ladies players including Siobhan […]

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Katie, Aisling, Debbie, and Lucy Dillon at the Family Fun Day at Ballyseedy Home and Garden Centre on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Family Fun At Ballyseedy In Aid Of Down Syndrome Ireland

April 23, 2017 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

FAMILIES finished off the Easter Holidays with a bang at the annual family fun day at Ballyseedy Home & Garden Centre on Saturday to mark the Tour de Munster Partnership Spin. The event saw cyclists depart Ballyseedy at 10am and return later in the afternoon when the entertainment was in full […]

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Contestants, Shannon O'Sullivan. Carol Lane, Gabriella Ward and 
Holly Ring, in the 2017 Miss Kerry Competition. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Meet The Miss Kerry 2017 Contestants

April 23, 2017 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

MISS Kerry 2017 was launched on Saturday night at the Brehon Hotel in Killarney. A few Tralee ladies will be among the 23 women who will take part in the competition on May 5 at 8pm at the Brehon Hotel. This year, the participants are from all over Kerry and […]

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PHOTOS: Big Crowds Turn Out For The 20th Annual Good Friday Walk In Tralee

PHOTOS: Big Crowds Turn Out For The 20th Annual Good Friday Walk In Tralee

April 15, 2017 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great turnout at the annual Kerry Hospice Good Friday Walk which set off from The Grand Hotel yesterday. It was the 20th Good Friday Walk organised by Kerry Hospice which started in 1998 and around 200 set out on the walk with a few runners taking part two. The weather […]

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Joan Dillon, Marie Rolls, Rosalind Moore, and Anne Tarint at the Spa/Fenit Good Friday Walk. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Braving The Rain For The Spa/Fenit Hospice Walk

April 15, 2017 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

THE bad weather didn’t deter locals from taking part in the Spa/Fenit Good Friday Walk yesterday. The Spa/Fenit branch of Kerry Hospice held the 10k scenic route walk in memory of the late Jerry O’Sullivan, whose brother took part in the walk on the day. Participants took off from The Tankard, […]

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Nora Gibbons, Michelle Fitzgibbon, Lisa Kelly and Julian Moruzzi at the Tralee branch of the  Irish Wheelchair Association's table quiz at The Greyhound Bar. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For Irish Wheelchair Association Table Quiz

April 14, 2017 at 12:54 pm Comments are Disabled

QUIZ buffs gathered in The Greyhound Bar on Thursday night for the the Tralee branch of the Irish Wheelchair Association table quiz fundraiser. Well known entertainer Mark Leen, the Emerald Elvis, was MC for the night and was in his element for the two music rounds of the quiz. Spot prizes […]

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Participants take off at the Park Run in conjunction with Operation Transformation on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Prepare For VHI Women’s Mini Marathon With The Parkrun

April 14, 2017 at 11:13 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE women are encouraged to prepare for the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon by getting down to their local parkrun and kick start their training on April 22. Parkrun, in partnership with VHI, are extending a warm welcome to women training for the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon with just over six weeks to go […]

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Top Line up for Women in Media event.

Top Line-up For Women In Media Event This Month

April 13, 2017 at 1:27 pm Comments are Disabled

WOMEN in Media, the annual celebration of the most influential women working in the public eye, is set to take place again at Kilcooly’s Country House Hotel, Ballybunion, from April 21 to 23. Women in Media is in its fifth year and aims to provide a forum for women to […]

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Niall Harty, Colm Cooper, Tom O'Connor and Joe Shanahan at AIB Tralee on Wednesday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Niall Sets The Bar High For AIB Startup Academy Competition

April 13, 2017 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE resident has made it to the final 14 in the AIB Start Up Academy Competition with his innovative product. Over 700 hopefuls were whittled down to just 14 finalists, who will compete for a wide range of prizes from AIB in the Light House Cinema in Smithfield, Dublin, on Thursday, April […]

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PHOTOS: Beauty And The Beast Wows Audiences At Siamsa

PHOTOS: Beauty And The Beast Wows Audiences At Siamsa

April 12, 2017 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a big crowd in Siamsa Tíre last night for Bryan Carr School of performing Arts production of Beauty and the Beast. With a cast of over a hundred, aged from 5 years to 18 years, this Menken, Ashman and Rice Musical was produced and directed by Bryan Carr and ran […]

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St Brendans Park FC News

St Brendans Park FC News

April 11, 2017 at 5:52 pm Comments are Disabled

  Park Fc Easter Camp  We will once again hold a soccer Easter camp at Christy Leahy Park from Moday April 17th until Friday April 21st from 10am-2pm each day. Fee for the week is €40 per child with extra sibling €10 . Or you can just pay by the […]

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The victorious St. Brendan’s Mens Div 1 Cup champions after their 81-66 win over KCYMS in Castleisland. L-R Cathal O’Sullivan, Paul McMahon, Daniel Molyneaux, Fergal O’Sullivan, Sharon Roche, Darren O’Sullivan, Robert O’Sullivan, Jamie Lowham, Conor Donaghy, Cyril Wallace, Dale Counihan and Coach Charles O’Sullivan

St Brendans Basketball Club News

April 11, 2017 at 5:49 pm Comments are Disabled

RESULTS Mens Div 1 Cup St. Brendan’s 81 KCYMS 66 St. Brendan’s ended the 2016/17 season on a high with a hard fought but well deserved win over rivals KCYMS in the Div 1 Cup final in Castleisland on Friday night. Both sides featured players that had enjoyed Champions Trophy […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

April 11, 2017 at 5:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Mens results Saturday 9th April (Arthur spring medal) blue tees /stroke 1st : Ian O’Doherty (16) 66 Nett 2nd : Verners Tess (5) 70 Nett 3rd : John Moran (8) 71 Nett Best Gross: Graham Spring (0) 72 Gross Sunday 10th April (AIB Scotch Foursomes) 1st : Kieran Ruttledge(17) & […]

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