Burton Hall documents donated to county library
Carlow County Library Service was delighted to receive an important donation of material linked to the Burton Hall Estate recently.
Seminar on garda vetting
With Garda Vetting soon to become legally mandatory for everyone who works or volunteers with children and vulnerable adults, Carlow Volunteer Centre and Carlow Community and Voluntary Forum are offering a free information seminar to all voluntary groups and clubs.
NUI scholarship honour for Mary
A Carlow woman has been presented with a scholarship to attend the prestigious National University of Ireland Maynooth. Mary Kavanagh from Borris was delighted to be awarded a scholarship from President of NUIM Professor Phillip Nolan at a special presentation night which took place at the college recently.
Seven properties burgled in a week
A spike in the number of burglaries being carried out in the Carlow area continued this week with at least another seven properties being broken into.
Jury deliberates over man who pleads not guilty to 91 charges of assault
The jury in the trial of a Carlow man accused of sexually abusing his two nieces and their neighbour as children is continuing its deliberations.
Runners on for 'Jingle Bell Jog'
The people of Carlow are being urged to take part in a Festive Fun Run on December 8, as Carlow Regional Youth Service host their 'Jingle Bells Jog'.
Smoking cannabis 'a stupid mistake'
A Hacketstown man who is a member of the army reserve has until February to make a donation of €600 to the Court Poor Box and escape a criminal conviction.
Christmas fair in Myshall
The people of Carlow are being invited to embrace the festive season as Myshall Foroige Christmas Fair kicks off on Sunday, December 1.
Three arrests in deer poaching raids
Gardai swooped on suspected deer poachers yesterday in Carlow town and Rathvilly.
Olympic hero Ronnie marks US college link
Nearly a two hundred-year cycle was completed at Carlow College recently as legendary Irish athlete Ronnie Delaney was welcomed to the college.