The Pope has appointed a former Sligo priest as Bishop of Kerry. Fr. Raymond Browne takes over the top position in the Kerry diocese after the the resignation of Bishop William Murphy. Pope Francis made the appointment today, Thursday. A native of Chapel Street, Athlone, the new bishop is aged 56. He attended Summerhill College [...]
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Calls by the local community to Connacht Gold to review reported plans to close their store at achonry have been backed by Sligo County Council.
A Ballisodare resident has been convicted and fined €200 after gardai found a “stun gun” in his home during a drugs search. John Kennedy, 15 Youngs Bay, Ballisodare had pleaded through his solicitor Gerry McGovern that he did not know that having the weapon was illegal, at the district court.