Brosna goals doom Tarbert
North Kerry SFC
North Kerry SFC
THE defending and four-in-a-row seeking champions started off with aplomb in Fitzgerald Stadium last Saturday by heaping more misery on their fellow Killarney side with a 17-point hammering that was never in doubt from the moment Jamie Doolan found the back of the net in the seventh minute.
A MUCH anticipated game between two neighbours, which proved to be worth the wait for Ballylongford supporters.
Sincere congratulations to former Tralee Lady Captain Lorraine Peevers on her selection as Manager of the Munster Girls team for the Girls Interprovincial matches which take place in August at Birr.
BAR Dr Crokes and South Kerry these are the only other two sides to have won the County Championship in the last decade.
KINGDOM Kerry Gaels lost to Fulham Irish in the Tipperary Cup Semi-final on Thursday evening last at Scrubs Lane on a scoreline of 0-7 to 6-9.
CAHERSIVEEN man Stephen Curran has a smile wider than the Thames Tunnel this week after his London side secured a historic victory over Sligo and a first championship win in 36 years.
Gaelscoil Aogáin, Castleisland, are the 2013 Munster champions of Féile Peile Gael Linn!
KERRY lead the way on the Tesco HomeGrown Division 2 Team of the League receiving five awards.
A MINUTE'S silence was observed for the late Tralee teenager Donal Walsh, before the start of the Division 1 Final between Dr Crokes and Spa in Fitzgerald Stadium on Monday, May 13.
A POC Fada competition will take place in the Kerry Head region of Ballyheigue on June 1, with the first puck being taken at 3pm. Clubs are requested to send one senior player and one U16 player.
CONSIDERING what's to come this was the result Killarney Legion were hoping to avoid ahead of the County Championship opener against the same opposition in the not too distant future.
THEY might meet again in another competition later on in the year but Lispole got the better of St Senans on this occasion to stay top of the table.
Kerry's last meeting with Tipperary is hardly an accurate yardstick for Sunday's match in Killarney, but last January's McGrath Cup final is, nonetheless, the most recent encounter between this weekend's protagonists.
NO change at either end of the table as a result of this scoreline, the Tralee side still on top while Spa stayed rooted to the bottom of the table.
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.