crossexaminer.co.uk

Newspaper for Crossmaglen, South Armagh, Newry and Down.

Month: May 2019

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Newry man in court on intimidation charges

A Newry man accused of the harassment and intimidation of a number of his former teaching colleagues, appeared in the city’s Magistrates Court recently.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Former bishop backs public inquiry into Finegan child abuse

The former Bishop of Dromore, John McAreavey, has backed calls for an independent public inquiry to be carried out into alleged clerical child abuse perpetrated by paedophile priest Malachy Finegan.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Packed and Appreciative Crowd Welcome New Local History Publication on Troubles

By Ryan Morgan Launched on Wednesday past in the Cross Square Hotel, Kevin McMahon and Éamonn Ó hUallacháin presented their new publication recounting the recent Troubles in the Cullyhanna and Crossmaglen areas.  The book, entitled ‘The Troubles in Creggan South…

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Mount Kilimanjaro climbers host charity fundraisers

This Saturday 11th May, two local men will host the first of their fundraisers in conjunction with their planned climb of Mount Kilimanjaro later this year.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Teenager fined for possession of Ecstasy and cocaine

 A judge has told a Newry teenager who was caught in possession of Class A drugs, that he is “impressed” at how he has turned his life around since.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Pre-Championship Chat night: GAA stars share their views

By Diarmúid Pepper On Thursday night, esteemed members of the GAA world came to St Joseph’s High School to talk about the upcoming Ulster Championship whilst raising money for the school’s Cambodian Humanity Trip.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Pre-championship event boosts school’s charitable plans

By Diarmúid Pepper On Thursday night, St Joseph’s High School hosted a Pre-Championship Chat event in aid of their Cambodian Humanity Trip, which will take place next year.