KILLOE COMMUNITY GAMES: Killoe Community Games Pitch & Putt Training for U16 Boys and Girls will be commencing shortly. Please contact Mick at 086 8693522 for further details. Congratulations to Emmet Og Minor and Senior Teams in winning their County Finals. Best of Luck to the Seniors in Portlaoise on Sunday week.
BIRTHDAY: Greetings to Mrs Babby McManus Esker Killoe who is celebrating a notable birthday event this week. The parish extend hearty good wishes to Mrs McManus and families for many many more years filled with good health and happiness. Happy 90th birthday. Congratulations.
NEW BABY: Congratulations to Ian and Krysna Callaghan (formerly Kilnacarrow, Killoe), Castleknock, Dublin on the recent birth of a beautiful baby girl and welcome very good friend for siblings Daniel and Adam. The parish express good wishes to the proud parents, siblings, grandparents Fathima, Pat and Dorothy (Callaghan) and extended families for a great future of good health and happiness. Welcome baby Olivia. Deo Gratias!
LOTTO: Numbers drawn weekend 4/11/12. 2,9,13,24. 20 euro winners Kevin Mollighan Clontumpher; Anna Rose Reilly Aughnacliffe;Colin Turner Curry Longford; Joe Lafferty Moyville Co Donegal; Terry/Patrick/ Shane Reynolds Farragh. Sellers prize Brandon Reilly. Jackpot 1800 euro.
CHURCH NOTES: St Marys Church Ennybegs Masses Wednesday/ Thursday at 10am, Friday 7.30pm.Choir practice on Thursday 15 November 2012 at 7.30pm.New members are very welcome. Fr Casey and the parishioners wish to express a sincere thank you to all 6th class youth who have now bid adieu to the 2012 mass servers Rota and we wish you will always remember your dedication to the mass. Many thanks to Sr Anna Burke who presented an inspiring oration on the sacraments to parents of first holy communion/confirmation youth last week in St Theresa’s NS Killoe. Enrolment mass for both groups Thursday 29 November 2012 in St Marys Church Ennybegs.
CONDOLENCE: Sincere sympathy is extended to Mrs Gemma Maguire and families Corlea Killoe on the sad bereavement of her husband Peter who was laid to rest last week. The parish express condolence to his wife Gemma (nee Orohoe) sons Peter Sean , Maguire families, Dalystown,Granard and USA Orohoe families extended families friends . Requiem mass was celebrated in Carragh Church Abbeylara Co Longford with burial in adjoining cemetery. May he rest in peace.
MOBILE PHONES: A request for unwanted mobile phones (battery included) to assist Lough Ree Sub Aqua search and rescue team instal a new defibrillator in their rescue van. You may hand in unwanted phones to Hughes shop Ennybegs or contact Mary tel 087 9565493.
Killoe Yew Tree Players: The entire cast is in full swing at the moment with rehearsals well under way for the much anticipated production which takes place on November 24 and 25 next. Booking is essential, so please call (087) 2911994 for more details.