CONFIRMATION: Congratulations to the pupils of Tang, Ardnagrath & Forgney schools who were confirmed on Friday. Ardnagrath: Maria O’Donohue, Orlaith Seery, Anna Temple, Annemarie Moran, Katie Farrell, Franek Wozniak, Fintan McCormack, Dean Moran, Steven O’Connor, Lennon. Forgney: Lauren Murtagh, Sarah Jane Murtagh, Bradley Gray, Marc Bourdon. Tang: Enda Connolly, Jason Coughlan, Ross Coyle, Emer Duffy, Brian Feeney, Ciara Foxe, Keelan Galvin, Niamh Hanley, Sarah Horan, Rebecca Leavy, Aisling McCormack, Conall McKiernan, Dylan Nugent, Calum Cogavin Slevin, Ciaran Sheerin.
GOLDEN WEDDING ANNIVERSARY: Heartiest congratulations to Dan and Mary Sheerin, Maghera, on their Golden Wedding Anniversary. Wishing them many more years of health and happiness.
BAPTISM: Welcome Cora, daughter to Philip Dunne and Corrina Cassells, Moate and to Sean, son to Brian Egan and Miriam Smyth, Coolvin, who were baptised recently.
BEREAVEMENT: We extend our sympathy to Mary Martin, Donamoney, on the death of her sister, Ann Ganly, Baylough RIP.
Drumraney / Tang Community Games: Swimming Qualifiers take place in Athlone Regional Sports Centre at 4pm on Wednesday, 27th February. Please come along and support the children! For more info contact Mary 086 0871567.
SET DANCING CLASSES: Continue every Wednesday at 8.30p.m. Everyone welcome.
TANG GAA CLUB LOTTO: –Jackpot €8,750. Results 18th February: Numbers drawn were 8, 9, 10, 20. Draw 4 Winners: €25: Sean Kelly, (S: Willie Flanagan); Joe Conlon, (S: Berny Quinn); Joe Irwin, (S: Mervyn English); Kieran Fox, (S: Joe Fox). Next Lotto: Monday 25th February. Venue: Cooney’s Hotel, Ballymahon.
“PROGRESSIVE 25” - Fridays at 9.15pm in Tang Community Centre. Results: Joint 1st: Tom & Padraic; Jim & Liam. Raffle: Larry Grouden, Billy McCormack and Liam Browne. Tables: Tom & Ivan, Mary & Ben, Seamus & Dan. Next Jackpot: Friday 22nd February for a Jackpot of €120 on 14 games.
Community Alert: Tang Muintir Community Council (Community Alert) have been registered as a group with the Dept of the Environment and Local Govt to supply Monitored Alarms to older people in the community. Application forms are available from Tang Muintir Community Alert Committee. Other devices such as monitored smoke and carbon dioxide alarms. Internal emergency lighting and external security lighting are no longer available.To be eligible you must be 65 years or over. Anyone interested please contact a member of the Community Alert Committee below for application form: Seamus Laffan 086 2834282; Kevin Tormey 087 9628388; Ben Lynn 087 2379629; Berny Quinn 087 7690885; Denis Bannon 086 4045459; Kieran Sheeran 087 2848886; Mary Flanagan 086 3532054; Mervyn English 086 8571382.