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NEW PEACE COMMISSIONER: Congratulations to Mr PJ Keogh Balliacargy on his appointment by the government as a peace commissioner for Cavan and the adjoining counties. A very helpful member of his community PJ is a keen GAA official and is currently treasurer of the local club, president of the Pioneer TAA Centre and treasurer of the local conference of Vincent de Paul Society.

COLLECTORS ITEM: A native son of the parish currently based overseas is putting together a selection of ancient items which in the distant past were part of the contents in almost every Irish home. One item which is missing from this amazing collection is a clay pipe. If any reader can help or knows where a pipe can be purchased please call (049) 4337072.

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