The absence of eight SDLP councillors from a Council staff and policy committee meeting on Wednesday last effectively paved the way for the Yes vote for the retention of the name of Raymond McCreesh Park.
A Dromintee teenager has been selected as a finalist for an acclaimed community award.
The Police Ombudsman is to head up a review of the police response to the Kingsmill Massacre after receiving complaints that the follow-up investigation was inadequate.
A private swimming lessons provider which has taught at Newry Swimming Pool for over 20 years has had its licence terminated by Newry, Mourne and Down District Council in a move that has sparked widespread outrage.
Another historic milestone passed on Thursday last when the Newry Mourne and Down District Council struck its rate for the first time to meet the cost of services it will provide for the year 1 April 2015 to 31 March…