European flag flies at Knocknagoshel school
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.
Johnny was one of 'nature's gentlemen'
The late John 'Johnny' Meehan
Inquest into tragic drowning
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.
New Boots store opens
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.
€40k raised at parish bazaar
THE biggest annual fundraising event in Tralee's biggest parish raised more than €40,000 over the course of the weekend.
Hundreds of impressive entries for art competiton
'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.
Psychiatric nurses challenge Labour
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.
Healy-Rae hits out over 50pc rates proposal
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.
Minister to open wastewater scheme
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.
US tourist took his own life in Beaufort
AN AMERICAN tourist who took his own life while on holidays in Kerry was seen on CCTV buying a rope in a local store.