Author Archives: John O'Mahony

Sheila now reunited with her leading man

POPULAR Killarney woman Sheila Courtney, who was laid to rest in Aghadoe Cemetery yesterday, was a lifelong lover of musicals and movies and a big fan of leading men of the calibre of Clark Gable, Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra and Gregory Peck. But now, following her passing last Monday, she has been reunited with her… Read More…

Heartbreak in Limerick for Jack’s lads

IT was a heartbreaking case of so near and yet so far for a gritty Kerry under 20 side who staged a memorable fightback but, devastatingly, lost by a single point to Kildare in the All-Ireland Championship semi-final in Limerick this afternoon. Trailing by seven points well into the second half of a tight and… Read More…

Kerry for Choice happy with no cost barrier

THE Kerry for Choice organisation has said it is encouraged by the announcement by Minister for Health, Simon Harris, that abortion care will be provided for on a universal basis so that cost will not be a barrier to accessing services. Paula Dennan, Kerry for Choice convener, remarked: “We know that women from rural areas,… Read More…