Hanna and Marisa in Dream Trip to Paris as Guests of Simon Zebo

Hanna and Marisa in Dream Trip to Paris as Guests of Simon Zebo

                                              It’s been a year of dreams coming true for soon-to-be-nine, Abbeydorney girl, Hanna O’Connell and her mom and Castleisland native, Marisa Reidy. Hanna’s absolute sporting hero is Simon Zebo and she has…

The late Tom Shanahan, Clogherbrien, Tralee and Abbeydorney

The late Tom Shanahan, Clogherbrien, Tralee and Abbeydorney

The death has occurred of former An Ríocht AC athlete, Tom Shanahan (59) of Clogherbrien, Tralee and formerly of Abbeydorney, Co. Kerry. Peacefully on 20th October 2018. Beloved husband of Betty and dear father of Erika, Robert & Aaron. Sadly missed by his loving family, his father John, grandchildren Eabha, Cody, Patrick & Mason, brothers…

Kerry Holstein Friesian Breeders Club Awards Night

Kerry Holstein Friesian Breeders Club Awards Night

The Kerry Holstein Friesian Breeders Club held its annual herds competition awards night at Ó Riada’s Bar and Restaurant in Ballymacelligott recently. The competition is open to pedigree herds from all over Kerry and judging was carried out over a week during the summer by Limerick man, Michael Laffan – the herds competition judge. Set…

Post Office Redundancies – Local Offices in Firing Line

Post Office Redundancies – Local Offices in Firing Line

The deadlines issued to rural post-masters and post-mistresses should be extended to allow them decide on redundancy packages – according the Kerry Fianna Fáil TD, John Brassil. New contracts issued by An Post will continue to stymy development and viability of local, rural post offices – he said. Local Communities Hit According to Mr. Brasill,…