COUNTRY CONCERT: There will be a Country Concert at the Firgrove Hotel this Saturday night June lst. Country Star Dee Reilly who has strong connections in the nearby Rathcormac area will headline a very special concert under the banner Queens – Kings and Country Legends. The Show will also feature County Legends Gene Stuart, John Glenn, along with young gun Jason McGilligan. Caithlin Murtagh whose latest recording ‘This Life’ achieved the accolade of album of the year. Tickets for Queens-Kings & Country Legends are available at the Firgrove Hotel 025 24111 or at the door from 7.30pm on the night.
CBS OPENING: This Friday the CBS Primary School will have their extension officially opened by Junior Minister Sean Sherlock. Past pupils of the classes of 1950 are invited back to the school; between 12md and 1pm. At 11am the school Green Flag will be raised for water conservation with the launching of the 2013 school magazine. From the time the first pictures of students were taken in 1950 the school has undergone some amazing changes and now the school after 62 years now has a state of the art extension.
COFFEE MORNING: There will be a Coffee morning this Thursday May 30 at Tearmann Ui Chaoimh from 10.30am to 12.30pm. Your support would be appreciated for this very worthy cause.
BUS TO KNOCK: A bus will leave for Knock from New Square on Saturday June lst. Adults €20 Children €15. It is the All Ireland Rosary Rally Day in Knock. Booking with Pat McEvoy Church Sacristan.
KILDORRERY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT LOTTO: The winning numbers were 12, 13, & 31. There was no winner of the jackpot of €4,100 Lucky dip winners €50 each Tomas Keating Scart, Kildorrery, Michael Fitzgibbon, Farrahy Road, Kildorrery, Kate McCarthy Kilclooney, Knockanevin.
KNOCKADEA COMMUNITY LOTTO: The numbers drawn were 11, 22 & 25. There was no jackpot winner. Lucky dip winners were €30 Tristan Connolly, Hospital c/o Ann Cleary John Kent Mitchelstown c/o Tom Lonergan, €20 Pamela Kent Mitchelstown c/o Tom Lonergan, €20 Sean Moloney Jnr. Tully, Glenroe c/o Bridie Walsh.
PARK UNITED F.C. LOTTO: There was no jackpot winner this week. The lucky numbers drawn were 3, 6, 12 & 14. Four match three shared €150 each receiving €38 Peggy McGrath c/o Davy, Nellie O’Connor c/o Park, Billy & Mary c/o Nellie, Mary Casey c/o Broadway. Winner of €25 lucky dip voucher Sheila O’Mahony c/o Esso.
LOURDES TRIP: Anyone wishing to travel to Lourdes on September 27 with Mitchelstown Carmelites please contact Paddy 087- 9488359
ANGLESBORO 45: Anthony Hanrahan Turbeigh and Michael Kearney, Marshalstown, Joan O’Brien Glenroe and Mary Hyland, Mitchelstown, Table prizes – John Dawson, Galbally and Paschal Noonan Ardpatrick, Billy Casey and Michael Cleary Anglesboro, Jim Murphy Burncourt and Moss Creed Ballyanihan. Raffle -Moss Creed, Ballyanihan, Ger Leahy, Ballylanders, Paschal Noonan, Ardpatrick.
BALLINDANGAN 45: Breda Moynihan Knockanevin and Martin Hartnett Glanworth, Jim and Margaret O’Brien, Ballindangan, Paddy Leonard and Phil Walsh, Ballindangan, Secret games Joan O’Brien Mitchelstown and Ann Coughlan Ballindangan, Sheila Leahy, Castleterry and Betty Condon Curraheen, Raffle Noel O’Neill and Phil Walsh Ballindangan,
JUNIOR B HURLERS LOSE OUT: Ballygiblin Junior B hurlers lost out to Churchtown by 3- 9 to 2-8 in the Div 3 HL at Ballygiblin on Tuesday evening. At half time Ballygiblin were comfortably ahead 1-7 to 1- 3. Churchtown with two goals on the resumption took the lead and in the end they had four points to spare. Ballygiblin : Joe Caplice, Brian Coughlan, Paddy Kelly, Damian Cremins, Robert Frewen, Pa Molloy, Daniel Dwane, Eoin Burke 0-1, Vinne Ryan 0-1, Diarmuid Lynch 1-2, James Sheehan 0-1, Paul Seymour 0-1, Liam Molan 0-1, Seamus Bermingham, Jonathan Fitzgerald, Subs Paul Hennessy 1-1, for Liam Molan, Liam O’Gorman for Seamus Bermingham, Craig Pigott for Damian Cremins, Kevin Murphy for Robert Frewen, Paul Kearney for Brian Coughlan.
WIN FOR ST. FANAHAN’S: St Fanahan’s Under 16 and a half footballers took the Cork Colleges VS football title at Ballinhassig on Tuesday last. They had 6 -10 to 3-7 win over Rossa College Skibbereen. The opening half was reasonably close with St Fanahan’s leading 2-3 to 1-2 after 20 minutes. Goals by Jack Norris and Killian Finn gave them a commanding lead at the break 4-3 to 1-2. It was again keenly contested in the second half with Skibbereen having an early goal. However there was no denying with two more goals that ran out victors by a 12 point margin. Lineout : Josh Irwin (Mitchelstown) Stephen Roche (do) James Hackett (Ballyporeen) Dylan Aherne (Mitchelstown) Jason Lane (Ballylanders) Dylan Farrelly (Mitchelstown) Damian Curran (Glanworth) John O’Grady (Mitchelstown) Conor Coughlan (do) Eamon Kelly (Galtee Gaels) Jack Norris (Capt) (Mitchelstown) Sean Keane (Galtee Gaels) Jack Corbett (Mitchelstown) Killian Finn (do) Jack O’Brien (do) Subs Jack Roche (do) for Jack Corbett, Matthew Fitzimmons (Galtee Gaels) for Eamon Kelly, Luke Jones (do) for Jason Lane.
THE LATE CATHERINE ENGLISH : The death occurred on May 16 at Conna Nursing Home of Catherine (Cathy) English (Nee Lonergan). The late Cathy was predeceased by her husband Michael Francis English. Her popularity was borne out by the large and represented attendance at the removal from the Nursing Home to St Catherine’s Church Conna and also at the Requiem Mass and burial on Saturday. Interment took place to Mitchelstown Church Cemetery. To her nephews Edmund, John, Gerard, Eamonn, Vincent, nieces Breda Mulcahy, Nuala O’Keeffe, Beatrice Walsh, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives, neighbours and friends we tender our sincere sympathy.
THE LATE KATHLEEN O’CALLAGHAN : The death occurred on May 21 peacefully at Cork University Hospital of Kathleen O’Callaghan (Nee O’Brien) Mulberry Road Mitchelstown and formerly of Carhue, Kilbehenny. The late Kathleen was predeceased by her husband John. There was a very large attendance at the removal on Wednesday evening from O’Sullivan’s Funeral Home Kilbehenny to Anglesboro Church and also at the Requiem Mass and burial on Thursday. Interment took place to the Church Grounds. To her daughters Mary (O’Shea) Kathleen (Mullins) Assumpta (Connolly) sons Pat, John and Maurice, sisters Bridie and Margaret, brothers Mossie, Bernie, John, Michael, Jimmy and Danny, grandchildren, daughters in law, sons in law, brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends we tender our sincere sympathy.