Charities chosen at Races AGM
IT was announced that the proceeds from the 2014 Castleisland Races meeting will be distributed as follows: Proceeds from the Humphrey Murphy Memorial Fun Run to Glebe Lodge. Acquired Brain Injury Ireland is to receive the bulk of the race day gate receipts.
kevin dies in carbon monoxide tragedy
THE heartbroken family of a popular Listowel father-of-four who died at his home over the weekend from carbon monoxide poisoning have warned others about the dangers of the deadly gas in the home.
170 motorists checked and NOT ONE over limit
DRINK driving remains a persistent problem in Kerry, according to gardaí, but a massive Garda operation that 'bagged' 170 drivers in Killarney over the weekend found that not a single one was over the limit.
FF's north Kerry strategy is 'madness'
FIANNA Fáil's local election strategy in north Kerry has been blasted as 'madness' by former senator Dan Kiely, pictured, who quit the party this week after 40 years steeped in Fianna Fail tradition.
QQI overseeing ITT recommendations
THE State body charged with upholding academic standards in the third level sector says it is currently following up with IT Tralee on the implementation of a set of recommendations introduced following a review of postgraduate degrees at the college.
Crows are ruffling some feathers on Rock Street
ROCK Street has some new residents who have been ruffling the feathers of pedestrians and business owners on the street in recent days.
Over 200 trees destroyed by Storm Darwin
COMMUNITY spirit was much in evidence as a small army of friends and family members helped an Ardfert garden centre get back up and running after the devastation caused by Storm Darwin.
Christmas lights raise over €14k
IT was undoubtedly one of the wettest and wildest Christmas periods in quite some time, but the weather failed to put a dampener on the renowned Christmas lights spectacular in the Noonan house in Templeglantine.
Triple celebration for Brehon as they claim another award
STAFF at The Brehon Hotel enjoyed a triple celebration this week as they claimed their third award in quick succession.
Hi-tech CBS linking up with overseas students
THE pupils at CBS National School have been putting technology to good use to keep in touch with some of the many students from overseas who have taught at the school as part of the Comenius Programme.