Cyril and Shauna reach landmark birthdays in the same week
IF THERE was one man Shauna Brangian didn't mind sharing her 21st birthday party with, it was her dad Cyril, who also turned 50 the same week!
Hatrick calls an end to political career
ONE OF Ardee's most popular councillors has announced his retirement from politics.
Nightclub assault case adjourned
A 20-year-old Kilbarrack man who is alleged to have struck a man in the face with a glass in a Drogheda nightclub had his case adjourned to March 28 next.
Win a trip to Champions League final
HAVING recently acquired their site in Ministown, East Meath United have received two tickets to the Champions League final which this year takes place in Lisbon on May 24th courtesy of the FAI.
Plans for memorial to remember war victims
IT IS hoped to have a memorial to those killed in conflicts around the world erected in Ardee before the town council is abolished.
Loreto students hammered with excessive rail fares
East Meath over-18s who attend the Loreto College in Balbriggan should not be hammered on rail fares.
DESPITE RECEIVING some gentle social media ribbing for calling Meath 'the cradle of civilisation in Ireland', Cllr Eoin Holmes received a warm welcome for his speech at the recent Labour conference, where he concentrated on job creation.
Stab victim took a taxi to hospital A&E
THE VICTIM of a stabbing incident on Friday night got a taxi to the emergency department himself, where he was treated for non life-threatening injuries from three wounds.
Two cannabis 'gardeners' to escape prison
TWO Asian men working as 'gardeners' in a Drogheda cannabis grow-house were sentenced to five years in prison at Dundalk Circuit Court.
Teen hurt in ski fall in US
A TEENAGER broke her back but escaped catastrophic injuries after a skiing accident on a mid-term school break in the US.