Donaghmore - Ballybrophy

Cabaret - On Saturday, 31st December, New Year’s Eve a Cabaret will be held in the Hawthorn Lounge, Ballacolla by the Hawthorn Social Club. This will be a great nights entertainment. There will be a raffle for very good prizes, excellent music and dancing. Everybody welcome, do come along.

Cabaret - On Saturday, 31st December, New Year’s Eve a Cabaret will be held in the Hawthorn Lounge, Ballacolla by the Hawthorn Social Club. This will be a great nights entertainment. There will be a raffle for very good prizes, excellent music and dancing. Everybody welcome, do come along.

Party - Aghaboe Senior Community Christmas / New Year Party will be held in the Hawthorn Lounge, Ballacolla on Sunday, 8th January. Dinner served at

2 p.m. sharp. Always an excellent annual party. Catering by the very capable Sheelagh Maher. Put this date in your diary. All seniors welcome.

The Late Elizabeth Carey - The death occurred at the Regional Hospital, Portlaoise on Sunday, 11th December of Elizabeth (Lizzie) Carey (nee O’Reilly). She had been ill for some time. A very quiet and gentle lady, she was always happy in her own home. She was predeceased by her husband Peter.

Lizzie is sadly mourned by her daughter Mary, nephews Chris, great niece Marisha, her great friends Mary and John, relatives, friends and neighbours. Reposing was at O’Sullivan’s Funeral Home. Removal took place on Monday evening to the Church of the Universe, Errill. On Tuesday Requiem Mass was celebrated and followed by burial in Errill Cemetery. May she rest in peace.