Closing Ceremony - A concelebrated Mass will take place on the school grounds of St.Fintan’s CBS Doon on Sunday, 12th May at 2pm to mark the closing of the school. Following Mass there will be a Book Launch, Flag Lowering Ceremony, Entertainment and Refreshments. All are welcome.
Thank You - Donohill & District Soccer Club thanks all who supported their recent collection.
Meet & Train - Cappawhite Running/Activity Group will meet and train at the GAA pitch; Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7-8pm. All are welcome including beginners.
Pilgrimage Dates - Knock Shrine: Details of the 2013 pilgrimage season are now on display in the main porch of the church. Medjugorge Pilgrimage leaving 13th May from Dublin. Cost, €575. Tel: (0044) 2882241888. Lough Derg Pilgrimages & Retreats, 3 day & 1 Day available. For more information contact, (office) (071) 9861518, firstname.lastname@example.org or (0504) 51196.
Social/Old-Time Dancing - On Saturday, 4th May in Cappawhite. Music by Sam O’Doherty. Admission €8. All proceeds go to the Day Care Centre. Support greatly appreciated.
Sincere Sympathy - We extend our sympathy to the O’Shea Family, Greenhills on the untimely death of Mike. To his wife Sheila, daughters Muriel, Mary and Sheila, sons, Philip, Michael and Sean, mother-in-law Marion Renehan, beloved grandchildren and his extended family and many friends. After a very large funeral Mike was laid to rest in Cappawhite Cemetery.
We also extend our sympathy to the wife & extended family of Michael (Mick) Irwin, Monard, who after Mass in Solohead on Monday last, April 29th Mick’s remains were laid to rest in Bruff. “Sweet Jesus, have mercy on their dear souls”.
Congratulations - Congratulation to Sheelagh Carew who was awarded The Tipperary Footballer of the year in the L.I.P National League final against Armagh in Mullingar on Sunday last, April 28th. They just missed out on a win by 2 points.
Cappawhite U/16 ‘B’ Ladies football will play next weekend against Mullinahone. Good Luck to all the ladies who give so much pleasure to all.
U/16 ‘B’ Ladies Football County Semi-final: Cappawhite 2-16, Moycarkey 2-10. Cappawhite hosted Moycarkey on Thursday evening last for the first of the semi finals in this U/16 ladies football competition. Cappawhite had met Moycarkey earlier in the competition and only managed a draw but without five of their key players. This was a different game and Cappa dominated from the start leading by six at the break. The visitors kept the heads up and staged somewhat of a comeback in the second half but ran out of time. Well done on a great display of team football and thanks to Michael Duffy for refereeing. Cappawhite now go on to meet Mullinahone in the final on Friday next,3rd May, venue to be confirmed. Good Luck on Friday. Cappawhite panel are: Jessie McCarthy, Ornaith Dee, Shannon Breheny, Katelyn Fleming, Sinead White, Elaine Kelly (0-1), Aoife Lennon, Eimear Loughman (1-0), Sinead Buckley, Eibhlis McDonald (0-1), Jean Kelly (1-7), Karen Fox (0-3), Sarah O’Brien (0-1), Sarah Pollack (0-2), Aishling Buckley (0-2), Shauna Ryan, Lauren Hayes and Aoife Walsh. Mentors are Marguerite Maher, Michelle Breheny, Kieran Devery and Séamus Lennon.
U/12 ‘B’ Boys Football Semi-final - Cappawhite 5-06, Lattin Cullen 3-1. Cappawhite travelled to Seán Treacy Park on Thursday evening last to contest the first of the semi-finals in this U/12 ‘B’ football league. The Cappa lads had met Lattin earlier in the competition and had beaten them narrowly. Cappawhite dominated this game from the start and put on a great display of good team football. Hard Luck to Lattin who kept the heads up right to the end. Cappawhite go on to meet Éire Óg in the final on Bank holiday Monday. The final should be a thrilling affair as Cappawhite only managed to beat Éire Óg by a singel point in what was a very close and entertaining game of football in Annacarty. Venue and time to be confirmed for the final. Cappawhite panel and scorers were: Dara McCarthy, Michael O’Brien, Gillanne Quirke, Jack Armshaw, Philip Gantley, Ciarán Doody (1-0), Ryan Renehan, Gearóid Ryan (1-01), Kasim Alma (1-02), Gearóid Lennon (0-3), Anthony Barry (1-0), Oscar Allen (1-0), Patrick Barry, Aaron Renehan, The U/12 team mentors are Ger Ryan (B), Shane O’Brien and Martin McDermott.
U/14 Championship Boys Football - Saturday, April 27 in Annacarty, Cappawhite 5-07, Golden 2-04. Cappawhite got their football competition off to a winning start on Saturday last when they travelled to Annacarty to play Golden. Panel and scorers: D. McCarthy, R. Renehan, B. Murphy, S. Ralph, P. Barry, F. Brady, A. Renehan, C.Ryan (1.0), P.Gantley, W.Barry (0.5), W.Armshaw (3.1), G.Ryan (0.1), J.Hayes, D.Murphy (1.0), C.O.Dwyer, D. Duggan, C. Murray and A.Barry. Management team are Michelle Murphy, Noel Kelly and George Kelly.