Brosna goals doom Tarbert
North Kerry SFC
North Kerry SFC
IT was a bitterly cold day in Austin Stack Park on Sunday last, however, by the end of the game, Kerry's four points victory over Cork in the Allianz Football League left a warm glow among Kerry supporters in the large crowd of over 6,200.
KERRY'S comprehensive win over Cork last Sunday was all about collecting the two points so desperately needed as a trip to Tyrone approaches and you could literally sense the apprehension and urgency in the Kerry players as the first half unfolded.
POBALSCOIL Chorca Dhuibhne return to the stage they reached last year as they enter their second successive Hogan Cup semi-final against St Pats of Navan this Saturday in Nenagh. The fixture will mean a flight back from Kerry's training camp in Portugal for team manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice and he admitted that it was not something he had expected to do in advance.
CORK versus Kerry is one of those fixtures isn't it?
THEY might have spent 12 months away from the Division in 2012, but Brosna returned to Division Four on a winning note last Saturday, having four points to spare over Beale in a 1-12 to 1-8 win.
THE GAA went to Derry for their Annual Congress and this year delegates made some very important decisions.
TOM Howard got exactly what he expected: a battle.
BRAGGING rights in Tralee were shared on Saturday afternoon as cross town rivals Kerins O'Rahillys and Austin Stacks settled for a low scoring draw in a game that produced just enough heat to stave off the biting cold that whipped around Strand Road on the opening day of the county league.
KERRY hurling boss Tom Howard has reiterated his stance that the door is very much open for a return by Kilmoyley star Shane Brick.
THE line up for the grand final of The Kerryman and Tralee Musical Society's Tops of The Town is now complete after the final two heats of the competition took place in Tralee at the weekend with Killarney Musical Society earning the final spot.
AROUND the exit to the dressing rooms they swarmed.
Killarney, Castleisland, Killorglin and Tralee all stepped into cup action over the bank holiday weekend with local sides progressing from two of the three clashes.
North Kerry Hurling
BEST of luck to all West Kerry teams in the County League this week.
Munster MEP Seán Kelly raised the European flag at Scoil Mhuire, Knocknagoshel during his recent visit to the village school to celebrate it's successful participation in the Blue Star programme of 2012/2013 and the beginning of their participation in the 2013/2014 programme.
The late John 'Johnny' Meehan
THE tragic last moments of Killarney man Cian O'Donoghue, Gortacoosh, Glenflesk (19) who drowned in Lough Leane in Killarney this summer, were relived on Monday as his heartbroken family attended an inquest into his death.
PRESSURE is continuing to mount in Kerry this week for a reversal of the Government plan to impose 50 per cent commercial rates on unoccupied premises in the county.
THE biggest annual fundraising event in Tralee's biggest parish raised more than €40,000 over the course of the weekend.
'GOTTA Lotta Colour' was the caption and inspiration for the 2013/2014 Irish League of Credit Unions Poster Competition at Killarney Credit Union and it really inspired the imaginations of the young artists who entered.
BOOTS Chemists opened their new outlet in Tralee's Central Plaza last Wednesday to a warm reception from shoppers and with a helping hand from Kerry football star Kieran Donaghy.
MEMBERS of the Psychiatric Nurses' Association challenged delegates at last weekend's Labour party conference in Killarney over the current lack of mental health services in Kerry and asked that the issue be brought to the floor when the members met.
THIS FRIDAY, December 6, sees the official opening of the Waterville Water and Wastewater Scheme by Minister for Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan.
IT is difficult for farmers to plan ahead when they don't know what price they will get for their produce and this problem is set to become even more of an issue in the coming years with up and down variations in prices expected to increase even more.