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Mary Hicks RIP, late of Roscommon town

Saturday 27th May, peacefully, at Roscommon University Hospital. Mary Hicks RIP, late of Castle Street, Roscommon town. She will be very sadly missed by her sister Una Moloney, niece Aoifean, nephew-in-law Gerry McKinney, grandnieces Ailbhe and Róisín, grandnephew Eoin, cousin…

Joe Vesey RIP, late of Ballaghaderreen

Friday May 26th, peacefully, at Roscommon University Hospital. Joe Vesey RIP, late of Cloverhill, Ballaghaderreen. Pre-deceased by his parents Paddy and Mary. Deeply mourned by his brothers Jim and Tom, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, grand-nephews, grand-nieces, relatives, neighbours and friends. Funeral…

Elizabeth Keville (née McGlynn) RIP, late of Boyle

Thursday 25th May, peacefully, in the tender care of Plunkett Community Nursing Unit, Boyle, surrounded by her family. Elizabeth Keville (née McGlynn) RIP, late of Garrow, Boyle. Predeceased by her loving husband, Michael, her brothers, Tommy, Jim and Jack her…

“Monksland Bill puts pressure on Naughten and Coveney to deliver” – Eugene Murphy TD

Fianna Fáil TD Eugene Murphy said the move by his party to introduce the Local Government (Amendment) Bill in the Dáil recently has put pressure on Communications Minister Denis Naughten and Local Government Minister Simon Coveney to ensure that no…

Margaret “Maggie” Fannon (née Greham) RIP, late of Cloverhill

Thursday May 25th, peacefully, at Portiuncula Hospital. Margaret “Maggie” Fannon (née Greham) RIP, late of Cloverhill Beloved wife of the late James and grandmother of the late Michael Staunton. She will be very sadly missed by her family; James, Annie…

Four Roads Ladies Football update May 25th

Four Roads “Team of the week” title goes to our Junior ladies. Whilst they did not win the final and the score shows a one sided game, we have to applaud the girls on their never say die approach to…

Kilmore GAA to host a Night at the Races

Adult Football Our King & Moffat senior team were defeated on Sunday last by Clann Na nGael in the second round of the championship in Johnstown. The club wishes Dermot Foley a speedy recovery from his injury sustained on Sunday.…

Clare Duignan (née Walsh) RIP, late of Roscommon town

Tuesday 23rd May, suddenly, at her home. Clare Duignan (née Walsh) RIP late of Creevy, Roscommon town and formerly of Bandon, Cork. Beloved mother of the late Mary Clare and daughter of the late Dick. She will be very sadly…

Local pupils to receive free tickets to All-Ireland Sheep Shearing Championships in Kiltoom

Organisers of the Kepak All-Ireland Sheep Shearing and Wool Handling Championships will be distributing free tickets to the event to primary school children throughout the area, it has been confirmed. The tickets, which will be delivered to schools this week,…

Western Gaels GAA update May 24th

Play for Paul Charity Match: A Charity match is been held in honour of the late Paul Higgins who passed away on the 19th April last after along battle with illness. The charity match is been held on the 4th…

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