Super Subs Complete the Comeback at Limerick Road

Super Subs Complete the Comeback at Limerick Road

Denny Premier A Castleisland AFC 3 – 3 Killarney Celtic The Castleisland AFC A team members kicked off their season on Sunday morning against last season’s double winners Killarney Celtic. By: Neil O’Sullivan The boys lined out in their new first team kit kindly sponsored by Tom McCarthy’s Bar. Tight Opening Stages The opening stages of…

Currow to Stage Eamon Carey Memorial Tractor/Truck Run

Currow to Stage Eamon Carey Memorial Tractor/Truck Run

Currow is set to stage the Eamon Carey Memorial Tractor/Truck Run in memory of a much loved Currow man and Pieta House will benefit. The run will be held on Sunday, October 8th and the late Mr. Carey’s sister Mary B explained how the event came about: Friends and Family “His friends and family decided…

Civil War Monument Destruction – Lingering Bitterness or Pure Vandalism ?

Civil War Monument Destruction – Lingering Bitterness or Pure Vandalism ?

A act of destruction in Knocknagoshel last night has sickened the chairman of a 1923 commemoration committee. A Civil War monument to the six Irish Free State Soldiers killed by a land mine in Barnarrig, near Talbot’s Bridge in Knocknagoshel on a March night in 1923 was smashed to pieces in the course of last…

Georgie Leading Gang to the Aviva for Austria V Ireland

Georgie Leading Gang to the Aviva for Austria V Ireland

A travelling party of up to 50 soccer supporters will leave Castleisland by bus on this Sunday morning heading for the FIFA World Cup qualifying round game between Republic of Ireland and Austria in the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. The kick-off time is 5pm and the Castleisland support group, which will include players and parents…

1923 Monument Smashed in Act of Pure Thuggery

1923 Monument Smashed in Act of Pure Thuggery

Knocknagoshel  Monument Unveiled Only Last November ! A memorial stone to one of the darkest events in the history of our country has been destroyed in an attack which has provoked a response peppered with strong language. Locals and organisers are considering offering a reward for information to find those responsible for the act of…