‘A Nite With The Stars In Castleblayney’

April 25, 2016 

A Country and Gospel Fair-well Concert will take place in St. Mary’s Church, Castleblayney on Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May @ 8pm. Marking the closure of St.Mary’s Church for the start of the restoration and renovation works. Read more

Quinn murder probe: search unearths household waste

April 18, 2016 

Thursday’s huge Garda operation relating to the 2007 murder of Cullyhanna man, Paul Quinn, which centred on farmland close to the border near Castleblayney, unearthed nothing more than a quantity of household waste. Read more

South Armagh’s ‘pocket rocket’ is Glor Tire finalist!

April 18, 2016 

South Armagh singing sensation Kerry Fearon is thrilled to have made it through to the final of TG4’s popular country and western talent show, Glór Tíre.  The search for Ireland’s newest country star has been running for 15 weeks and Kerry, who is billed as this series’ “pocket rocket”, seems to be a firm favourite amongst the judging panel, who have saved her in two consecutive rounds, including last week’s semi-finals.  With a much-deserved place in Wednesday’s live grand final alongside her Country Music mentor, John McNicholl, Kerry will vie for the ultimate Glór Tíre title against fellow finalists Noel Briody and Gavin McAloon. Read more

South Armagh Election shock……McAllister in bid for Assembly seat

April 18, 2016 

By Patsy McArdle

A LEADING South Armagh community activist  has raised  fresh ripples on the  political scene  this week by confirming  his intention to  fight for  an Assembly seat in the Newry and Armagh area in next month’s Elections. Read more

Twinkle-toed Newry priest showcases his moves for Bosco fundraiser

April 18, 2016 

A dancing priest from Newry looks set to steal the show at St. John Bosco GAC’s upcoming Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser. Read more

Armagh’s place in National League semi-final confirmed

April 18, 2016 

CORK 2-16 ARMAGH 4-7

Richard Bullick reports

A fantastic comeback against All-Ireland champions Cork saw Armagh dramatically claim their place in the NFL Division One semi-finals for the first time since 2008. Read more

Lifelong pals set for London marathon challenge

April 18, 2016 

Camlough men and lifelong friends, Pat McGinn and Larry McCabe, are set to take their lasting friendship to a whole new level this weekend when they jointly participate in the London marathon on Sunday 24th April. Read more

St Paul’s, Bessbrook reach DkIT GAA Tournament Final

April 18, 2016 

St Paul’s High School, Bessbrook and St Ronan’s, Lurgan participated in the Dundalk IT  7-a – side GAA Tournament for U16 Boys that took place last Wednesday 13th April. Read more

DARD Minister offers funding advice to community groups

April 18, 2016 

Representatives from a number of community groups in south Armagh met with the Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill during her visit to the area on Tuesday last, to discuss funding opportunities for various community projects. Read more

‘Demands beyond capacity’ fuelling lengthy delays – SHSCT

April 11, 2016 

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust (SHSCT) has said the suspension of additional clinics within hospitals and the independent sector, coupled with a rise in demand for services, has led to an unprecedented increase in waiting times for hospital services. Read more

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