Category Archives: Community

School puts spotlight on wellness

A PROGRESSIVE Kerry secondary school has celebrated securing a Health Promoting Schools’ flag by hosting a wellness day for students and staff. Scoil Phobail Sliabh Luachra in Rathmore was involved in a combined effort involving the Health Promoting Schools coordinators, staff, parents, students and management which enabled the enhancement and rejuvenation of staff and student… Continue Reading

More than 500 people are right on course

THE Bishop of Kerry will present the certificates in pastoral ministry to 37 people from Diocese of Kerry at a gathering in the Heights Hotel, Killarney next Wednesday night. Bishop Ray Browne will recognise the achievements of participants from the Millstreet Pastoral Area, including Rathmore, Ballydesmond, Boherbue, Dromtariffe and Millstreet. All the participants are already… Continue Reading

Sky will light up at around 10.45pm

GARDAI in Killarney have advised the public of a planned fireworks display this Friday night and precautions, if necessary, in case elderly people get startled or dogs and other animals are spooked. The elaborate fireworks display will be in the Fossa are and it is timed to commence at around 10.45pm. An Garda Síochána in… Continue Reading

Thousands tuning in to Treyvaud’s Kitchen

COLOURFUL TV chef Paul Treyvaud has promised viewers of his cookery show on Virgin Media Two tonight that they will witness the most expensive flambé ever. Paul Treyvaud’s Kitchen, which will be broadcast tonight at 8.00pm, is reported to be attracting tens of thousands of viewers who watch it live – and that doesn’t include those… Continue Reading

Amazing Anna shows her artistic talent

FOUR talented Kerry students have been presented with top awards in this year’s national Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Anna Dunlea from Killarney won second prize in the 12-13 years age category for her work of art – a striking self-portrait – which hugely impressed the adjudicators in the 65th year of the competition.. Anna (12),… Continue Reading