Scartaglin GAA Club's Lotto Draw took place in O'Connor's Bar last week when the jackpot was €9600 and which was not won. Numbers drawn were 1,3,10,7. Consolation prize-winners from the 'Lucky Dip' draw were as follows €40 Denis A Cronin, Gneeveguilla, €30 each - Connie Kerin Knockrour, John Canty Dromulton, €20 each - Donal Murphy Headford Killarney, Billy O' Sullivan Caislean Mor Castleisland, Pat O' Connor, Knockrour West. Next draw will be in Lyons Bar on September 16th.
RING OF KERRY CYCLE
Cyclists from this locality who took part in the recent Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle 2012 and who may have not returned their sponsorship cards and cash just yet are asked by the organising committee to do so as soon as possible. This can be done by either passing the cash directly on to the charity they cycled for, or to the organising committee. The presentation dance takes place on
Friday November 9th.
NEIGHBOUR OF THE YEAR
A search is currently underway to find 'Ireland's Neighbour of the Year'. If you think you know a neighbour who has done something extraordinary, who has made a real difference and who has inspired by their actions, then you can nominate them now. You can do so by going on-line at www.peopleoftheyear.com or by getting in touch with the people of the year awards at (01) 2057260 who will forward a nomination form to you. The closing date for nominations is Friday next September 7th at 12 noon. The winner will be announced at the People of the Year awards on RTE 1 on Saturday September 15th.
NATIONAL GRANDPARENTS DAY
National Grandparents Day will be celebrated at Knock on Sunday September 9th and to mark the occasion a bus will travel from Castleisland on that day leaving Garvey's at 7.30am on that morning. For bookings contact Kathleen on (087) 2615216 or Thomas on (087) 9495699.
Congratulations and best wishes are extended to Bridie and Ted Kenny of Gortgloss who celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary last week. Congrats and best wishes also to Carmel and Jerome O Driscoll of Scartaglen Village who celebrated their Ruby Wedding Anniversary recently.
AFTERNOON OF PRAYER
The nest Afternoon of Prayer in Our Lady of Lourdes Church Scartaglen will be on Sunday September 16 with Janice and Moss Carrig.
The monthly Rambling House session in Scartaglen Heritage Centre will be on Monday night next September 10. Everyone welcome.