Three ‘Pres Castleisland’ Teams in Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture Finals

Three ‘Pres Castleisland’ Teams in Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture Finals

Presentation Secondary School Castleisland has delightedly announced that is has three teams progress to the regional finals of the Junk Kouture competition. The finals will be held on March 10th in the University Concert Hall in Limerick. A portion of the marks awarded to the teams that will go forward to the national finals areRead more…

Walsh Inspired as Cordal/Scart Minors Went to Town on Legion

Walsh Inspired as Cordal/Scart Minors Went to Town on Legion

Minor County League Round 1. Cordal/Scart 2-18 Legion 1-08 Cordal/Scart minors got the new season off to the best possible start with a comprehensive victory over Legion in this opening County League game played in ideal conditions in Direen. By David Kerins Cordal/Scart led 1-10 to 1-04 at half time. Shay Walsh struck for theRead more…

College and Club Pitch Alliance Off to the Flying Start

College and Club Pitch Alliance Off to the Flying Start

I have sat and stood on soccer-field sidelines on several big occasions for the Castleisland club in recent years. More than once in the course of my hours there have I seen, albeit through a lens, Patrick O’Rourke slip easily into the role of club and team hero. In more recent years, as his seriousRead more…

Marty Morrissey To Open Abbeyfeale Expo

Marty Morrissey To Open Abbeyfeale Expo

Abbeyfeale Enterprise Expo has drawn huge attention from all kinds of businesses, clubs and organisations with over 100 stands booked for the Friday night from 6pm to 9pm. and at least 90 more on the Saturday afternoon from 11-1.30pm. There will be loads happening on both days with a business panel of Abbeyfeale people onRead more…

Sharon Shannon at Ó Riada’s in Ballymac on Friday Night

Sharon Shannon at Ó Riada’s in Ballymac on Friday Night

Sharon Shannon is due to appear at Ó Riada’s Bar and Restaurant in Ballymacelligott on Friday night, February 24th from 8pm. Tickets for the show are only €20 each and many have been bought as presents over the past couple of weeks. This is the third visit by the Co. Clare born musical genius toRead more…

Altar Wine and Cough Bottles – Attack on Rural Ireland – Deputy Danny

Altar Wine and Cough Bottles – Attack on Rural Ireland – Deputy Danny

Deputy Danny Healy Rae is in a state of genuine disbelief at the proposals of his fellow Independent TD, Minister Shane Ross’s zero tolerance rate of alcohol consumption for drivers. Deputy Healy Rae is not alone by no means. There are many people in rural areas with no other means of making human contact thanRead more…

Desmonds Seniors Start 2017 Away to Listowel

Desmonds Seniors Start 2017 Away to Listowel

€2,600 Desmonds Lotto at Fagin’s Castleisland Desmonds GAA Club Lotto takes place on this Saturday night, February 18th in Fagin’s / Hartnett’s Bar where the jackpot of €2,600 will be up for grabs. Tickets at €2 or three for €5. As they all say now: ‘If You’re Not in You Can’t Win.’ By: Gerdie MurphyRead more…

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club Registrations Due Now

Milltown/Castlemaine GAA Club Registrations Due Now

Sympathy to Fellow PRO The club extends sympathy to fellow PRO in Listry, Anne O’ Brien on the death of mom- Phyllis. May she rest in peace. Registration Draw Winners Congratulations to the following who were winners in our club registration draw. 1st prize: A club training top and football- Charlie O’Neill, Castlemaine 2nd prize:Read more…

Excitement Building for Castleisland Community College Tractor Run

Excitement Building for Castleisland Community College Tractor Run

Plans are well advanced for Castleisland Community College’s first Tractor Run, which takes place on Sunday, March 5th. The event will launch the beginning of the schools 30 year celebration at their current location in Tonbwee. Registration will take place in the community college at 12:45pm and roll out will be at 1:30pm. Tractors willRead more…

Templenoe Take Cordal Seniors in First Game of 2017

Templenoe Take Cordal Seniors in First Game of 2017

Cordal V Templenoe – East Kerry League Division 2 Round 1 Cordal seniors were back in action against Templenoe on Sunday for their first match of 2017. Templenoe clenched the win in the first round of the Division 2 East Kerry League. By Paddy Flynn Cordal staged a strong comeback and in the final minutesRead more…