Firies GAA Club Launches Big Drop €25,000 Fundraiser

Firies GAA Club Launches Big Drop €25,000 Fundraiser

Firies Football, Hurling and Ladies Football Club members have launched an innovative fundraising drive to develop their new playing facilities in Firies village. The drive will also raise funds for the Irish Community Air Ambulance Service and the vital work it does throughout the country. The club has grounds and facilities at Páirc Eamonn in…

Maine Valley Members Golf Club – The Fruit of an Amalgamation

Maine Valley Members Golf Club – The Fruit of an Amalgamation

A successful amalgamation of two Kerry golf clubs came to fruition in glorious sunshine in Killorglin on Saturday afternoon as Kerry football star David Clifford drove a ceremonial ball down the fairway to declare The Maine Valley Members Golf Club officially open. He was joined by fellow Kerry players, Peter Crowley, Shane Enright and by…

Bawnagleanna Bulls Given Heroic Names as Gifts Arrive by the Ton

Bawnagleanna Bulls Given Heroic Names as Gifts Arrive by the Ton

Since Currow began to produce its heroic rugby players a generation or two ago, the ‘something in the water’ line became a common theme among commentators. Now, for the past week or more in Currow, visitors from all quarters have been taking to the roads around Bawnagleanna, Inchincummer and Kilsarcon in search of the Howard…

Muire Gan Smal Gets its First Active School Flag

Muire Gan Smal Gets its First Active School Flag

Just before the summer holidays began, Muire Gan Smál Presentation Primary School was awarded its first Active School Flag. The flag was presented because both teachers and pupils succeeded in achieving a physically educated and physically active school community. Much hard work went into this achievement under the leadership of Ms. O’ Leary, Ms. Sweeney,…

Ballymac’s Link with All-Ireland Minor Football Champions

Ballymac’s Link with All-Ireland Minor Football Champions

All Ireland Minor Final Kerry took on Galway in the All Ireland Minor Football final on Sunday and they were victorious on a scoreline of 3-07 to 1-09. Ballymac players, Micheál Reidy and Tomás O’Connor have been a part of the panel since the beginning of the year and it was great to see them…