FOOTBALLERS WIN: Mitchelstown Under 14 footballers had a very good win over Mallow in Co Premier Rebel Og Football championship semi final at Ballyhooly on Saturday
At half time Mallow led 0-5 to 0-2. Mitchelstown did very well in the second half and in the end they were winners by 1-9 to 1- 6. Team Adam Boland, Eoin Flynn, Kieran Fox, Josh Irwin, Jack Roche, Lorcan Finn, Killian Finn, Cathal O’Mahony 0-5(0-2f) Mark Keane, Killian Dollian 0-1, Dan Keane 1-0, Shane Doyle 0-2, Jack O’Brien, Shane Murphy, Kevin O’Brien 0-1, Sub Kevin Finn for Kevin O’Brien. ‘Town now meet Fermoy or Carbery Rangers in the final.
The Junior A footballers are due to meet either Glenbower Rovers or Belgooly in the Co JAFC semi final on Monday October 28th at 3.45pm in Pairc Ui Rinn
LIBRARY FUN DAY: There is an invitation to all young people to come to the Library in Mitchesltown on October 3lst for some fun. Carole Bradley will host – ‘Take a Halloween photo’ from 10am to 4pm. Marie Morris will be doing a Halloween face paint make over (Only with a parent’s permission) from 2pm to 4pm Liz will be making mini ghosties – all day. There will be a Witch House set up – so why not come along and have a sneak peek. Don’t forget to wear your costumes.
FUND RAISING COFFEE MORNING: There will be a Fund raising coffee morning in the Hunters Rest Mitchelstown this Thursday morning from 9.30am,b to 12.30pm It is a fund raiser for Fionn Doyle a two year old boy who suffers from Leukemia. All support will be greatly appreciated. For enquiries tel 087-7617177.
KILDORRERY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT LOTTO DRAW: There was no jackpot winner. The lucky numbers were 27, 29 & 36. Three lucky dip winners of £50 each were Tom O’Regan (Snr) Oldcastletown, Kildorrery,
Fiona Walsh-Clahane, Tankardstown, Kildorrery and Laura Guerin, Tankardstown, Kildorrery. Next week’s jackpot is 1,500
KNOCKADEA COMMUNITY SPORTS LOTTO: The numbers drawn were 3, 6 & 19. There was no winner of the jackpot of £1,600 Lucky dip winners of £30 each were Sean Moloney (Snr) Tully Glenroe, c/o Bridie Walsh, Mary O’Neill, Gurrane Mitchelstown c/o Mairead Lonergan. £20 each to Sean Moloney (Jnr) Tully, Glenroe c/o Bridie Walsh and Bill Lee, Knockadea c/o Tom Lonergan.
GLANWORTH GAA LOTTO: There was no winner of the jackpot last week end. The numbers drawn were 14, 24, ,27 and 31 Four lucky dip winners each received £25 as follows : Wayne McCarthy c/o Carey’s Shop, Karen Ryan c/o Ned Coughlan, Margaret Walsh c/o Paudie Walsh, Mary Sheedy c/o Colm & Joan O’Neill.
PTAA: Mitchelstown Branch PTAA are major promoters of the Private Members National fundraising draw to help in the promotion of temperance, especially among young people in Ireland and pioneers in the developing world. The Private members monthly draw which anyone is free to join, has been held over the past number of years, has proved most successful as a national fundraising event. so once again the National fundraising committee and board of management have decided to run the national members draw beginning on November 20 2013 and continuing each month till April. Membership is £7 per month for 6 months. Enquiries to John Casey 087- 6477897.
MANDEVILLE BRIDGE: lst gross Mary Crowley and Mary Mason. 2nd gross Eileen Ring and Kathleen O’Connor, lst H/c John Brooks and Willie Dillane, 3rd gross Bridie Dorgan and Peggy McCarthy, 2nd H/c Ger Colbert and Liam Allen. lst gross Geraldine O’Donovan and Joan Kent, 2nd gross Frank Roche and Moira Coughlan, lst H/c Ger Scannell and Willie Dillane, 3rd gross Jim Griffin and Alice Noonan, 2nd H/c Catherine O’Donovan and Mary Barrett.
THE LATE GERTRUDE WALSH:The death occurred on October 14 peacefully in her 89th year at the Bon Seccours Hospital Cork of Gertrude Walsh (Nee Crotty) Ballybeg Road, Mitchelstown. The late Gertrude was predeceased by her husband James. She was well kn own locally. Her popularity was borne out by the large number of people that attended the the family home on Wednesday and also at the Requiem Mass and burial on Thursday. Interment took place to the adjoining cemetery. To her daughters Helen (Fogarty) Veronica (Condon) sons Seamus, Sean, Pearse,
and the late Richard. sons in law Ned and Jim, daughters in law Rena, Rileen, Geraldine, and Natalie, sisters Peggy (Harding) Angela (Ballard) Cecelia (Lynch) Phyllis (Buckley) brothers in law Finbarr and Sean, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives neighbours and friends we tender our sincere sympathy.
GALTEE WHEELERS AGM: Galtee Wheelers held their AGM at the Ramble Inn, Baldwin St, Mitchelstown on Monday night last. There was a good sized attendance. The following were elected for the coming season : President Danny O’Sullivan, Chairman Dan O’Sullivan (Jnr) Vice Chairman Seamus Barry, Hon Secretary Noel Considine,
Assistant Secretary Robert S Walsh, Treasurer Dave Conway, PRO Mike Hannon. Child Protection Officers Seamus Finn and Niall Desmond.
KILDORRERY HURLERS: Kildorrery Intermediate Hurlers lost out to Charleville in the Co Div 3 HL final at Buttevant on Saturday last. The final score was 1-23 to 2-10. At half time the winners led 1-13 to 2-6. Kildorrery :James McEniry, Niall Kelly, Shane Fitzgerald, Sean Kelly, Jamie O’Gorman, Michael Walsh, Michael Lillis, Jerry McCarthy, Cormac O’Baoill, Finbarr Stapleton 1-0, Peter O’Brien 0-9, Richie McEniry, Eamon O’Connor, Andrew O’Brien, David Kelly 1-1, Subs Niall Fitzgibon for James McEniry (inj) Stephen Coughlan for Niall Kelly (inj) James O’Sullivan for Finbarr Stapleton (inj).
CBS PRIMARY PARENT’S COUNCIL: CBS Primary Parent’s Council will hold a Bag Pack at Tesco on this Thursday October 24 in Tesco.
BALLYGIBLIN DISCO: Ballygiblin National School Parent’s Council will hold a Fundraising Halloween Disco in the Old School on this Friday October 25 from 6.30pm to 8pm.