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Glory day for both Damien and Margaret C

KILLARNEY’S Deerpark Pitch and Putt Club chairman, Damien Fleming, swapped his official role for that of player with significant success at the country strokeplay tournament in Newmarket at the weekend. The talented Damien regained the senior men’s title with an impressive score of 14 under par giving him a five-shot victory. It was a great… Continue Reading

Under 16 girls too strong for Fenit

KILLARNEY Celtic’s girls’ under 16 team registered an impressive 3-1 victory over a fancied Fenit side at the weekend with Celtic’s goals coming from Bronagh Dorrian, Eve Culhane and Lucy O’Sullivan. The club’s under 16 A boys’ team has their own success when they were declared the outright winners of the under 16 summer competition. At… Continue Reading

Killarney waitress hit by stray bullet on College Square

THE very final victim of Ireland’s War of Independence was a 48-year-old waitress who had stepped onto the street outside the Killarney hotel in which she worked and was fatally wounded by a stray bullet fired by an unidentified RIC officer. Hannah Carey died when the policeman accidentally discharged his revolver as he drove through… Continue Reading