Killoe May 13

COMMUNITY GAMES - We extend our deepest sympathies at this time to Bernie McCarthy, Killoe Community Games Treasurer, on the death of her brother Pat McKeon. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this time. As a mark of respect, our Annual Sports Day, due to take place last Saturday, was postponed.

COMMUNITY GAMES - We extend our deepest sympathies at this time to Bernie McCarthy, Killoe Community Games Treasurer, on the death of her brother Pat McKeon. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this time. As a mark of respect, our Annual Sports Day, due to take place last Saturday, was postponed.

Congratulations to our U12 Boys Outdoor Soccer team who beat Drumlish in the Community Games County Final. This game took place on Tuesday, the 19th of April in Abbeycartron. Well done to team members Ronan Moffett, Niall Finneran, Shane Morrissey, Corey Leonard, Liam Harte, Padraig Walsh, Dean Fitzmaurice, Eamon Keogh, Shane McManus, Enda Bracken, Reece Reid Leonard, Paul Brady, David Heffernan, Emmet Igoe, James Kennedy and Evan Farrelly on a strong win and good luck in your Leinster games. Many thanks to Ann Bracken and Tom McManus who trained and managed this team.

WINNER

Congrats to Stephanie Donohoe daughter of TJ and Maureen Abbeylara on her achieved success as winner of the “Cavans Got Talent” singing competition. You can now serenade all your customers at Images Hair Stylists Granard Stephanie ! We wish you good luck with your future singing career and your forthcoming marriage.

CONDOLENCE

Sincere sympathy is extended to Kathleen Bratton(nee Breslin) and families Micknagh Killoe , Breslin /Gray families Ennybegs /Clonee , Lennon families USA on the sad bereavement of Kathleen’s husband Joe who was laid to rest last week. To his wife Kathleen , sons Gerry and Eugene USA,daughters Ann (Mullarkey) Dublin, Mary (Quinn) Bawn Killoe, sister Mauney Lennon (Nee Bratton) USA, son-in-law Pat daughter in law Sheila, sisters in law Bridie Gray Eilish Breslin, grandchildren extended families friends. Requiem Mass was celebrated in St Olivers Church Cullyfad Killoe followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. May he rest in peace.

BENEFIT NIGHT

A benefit night in aid of the late Aodh Brady RIP will be held in the Stags head pub Ballinalee Co Longford on Saturday 21 May 2011 from 9pm. Music will be provided by Chuck and June plus many visiting artists. Tickets on sale throughout the parishes or available at the door on the night. Your support will be greatly appreciated.

THANKS

The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association wish to thank the people of Killoe parish for their generous donations at the recent church gate collection amounting to 645 euro. This association is a small organisation who rely heavily on fundraising and donations. Your generous contributions allow us to continue providing vital services to the motor neurone disease community with financial assistance towards home help specialised equipment on loan and home visits by an MND nurse specialist. Many thanks for your generous support www.imnda.ie.

TEA TIME

The Alzheimers Tea Time will be held in Ennybegs Community Centre on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 May 2011 after Masses in St Mary’s Church Ennybegs. Your support will be greatly appreciated.

LOTTO

30, 14, 6, 24. No jackpot winner. 20 euro winners Derek Reynolds, c/o Frank Kiernan; Eamon Quinn Treanlawn; Patricia Mulleady Drumlish; Davy McGoey Crieve;Aoghan Clarke, Granard. Sellers prize Donal McGuire. Jackpot 3400 euro.

GAA

Killoe ladies footballers are holding their registration evening in Emmet Og Clonee GAA grounds Killoe on Thursday 12 May 2011 from 7-8pm.New players from all age groups are very welcome. Enquiries contact Orla tel 086 3280831 . All existing players please attend.

CLINIC

Fine Gael Councillor John Duffy will be in attendance for his quarterly clinic at Ennybegs Community Centre Killoe on Saturday 28th May 2011 from 11- 11.30am.This affable and helpful counsellor will be happy to help with any concerns or discuss any problems or arrange an appointment, tel 086 7964040. All details are in total confidence.

CIRCUIT TRAINING

Personal trainer Niall Toher is now holding fitness classes in Ennybegs Community Centre Killoe on Wednesday nights from 7-8pm. Further details contact tel 086 3904584.

CULLYFAD DEFIBRILLATOR

Certification in the use of defibrillator is now complete. One defibrillator is in place outside the Community Centre and thanks to the contributions of local people it now planned to purchase two more and place them within area. If you would still like to contribute to this worthwhile project please contact any committee member.