Brosna goals doom Tarbert
North Kerry SFC
North Kerry SFC
The draw took place last Wednesday evening in our Senior sponsors McMunns Hotel Ballybunion. All clubs were in attendance and the excitement of the draw was highly anticipated. The Board would like to thank Greg and Una for their hospitality.
KERRY bowed out of this year's GAA football championship to Dublin before a packed attendance at Croke Park on Sunday last.
WHEN Kilmoyley won six titles in a nine year span between 2001 and 2009 players like Shane Brick and James McCarthy were very much leading lights at opposite ends of the pitch. They may have differed in terms of style and technique, but their input was equal in relation to their admirable endeavour and leadership.
A TOTAL of 16 teams, including one side from New York, are set to take part in this year's Rose Cup under-age football tournament.
KERRY U14s headed to the Banner last Saturday to compete in the Munster blitz in Ennis. Based at the Eire Og club, Kerry's first outing was against a Cork outfit who were first out of the blocks with two swift goals.
WHILE it had already been known that Duagh would not be playing Kilgarvan this weekend, the concession of a walkover by Strand Road to Fossa was something that was not anticipated. Fossa go top of the table for the moment following that outcome while the battle for third spot intensified below them.
It took a while for Legion to get motoring, but once they did they upped the tempo of the game significantly and started to tack on some great scores.
ST KIERAN'S are hot favourites to get the better of a somewhat depleted Austin Stacks side to progress into their second county final in three years at this grade. The Rockies will line out without their Kerry U21 players, Fergal McNamara and Shane O'Callaghan, along with the notable absence of star forward Darragh O'Brein, who are all in America for the summer. While they will also have to line out without their Kerry minor players, Greg Horan and Conor Jordan, who will be playing in Croke Park on Sunday.
COUNTY MFC Round 3
THIS clash could go right to the wire when these two strong sides meet in the Park. Both sides possess some of the most talented players in the county at this level within their ranks. It will be Mid Kerry will enter this tie as favourites though, with a clean bill of health to report.
GNEEVEGUILLA minors played an outstanding second half in this very entertaining Division 2 East Kerry Minor League game.
IT was on. The shock was on. The champs were teetering on the brink. Or so it seemed.
JUDGING by their relative performances against Kenmare / Kilgarvan there can only be one winner here.
LIXNAW pushed their luck to the absolute maximum before overcoming an Abbeydorney team that will be kicking themselves for some time at the thought of having let this one get away.
THIS weekend will mark a year since Eoin Brosnan's All Ireland quarter-final meeting with Donegal was prematurely ended as a result of a calf injury.
IT was as hard fought as you would expect an encounter between two teams at the top of the table to be, but Lispole remain at the summit after a 1-13 to 0-13 win over fellow promotion chasers Brosna.
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.