Elaine’s gruelling cycle raises vital funds for Indian students

IT took her a gruelling six hours, but Elaine Jones cycled over 75 kilometres in a sponsored fundraising event on Sunday so that young people in India can go to college. The Rathvilly native only started training for the East...

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Margaret wins prestigious Miss Macra 2019 crown

“I WAS in shock … there may have even been a few tears down my face,” smiled a jubilant Margaret Byrne, who was thrilled to be crowned the 2019 International Miss Macra. Margaret (21) from Clonmore, Co Carlow was announced...

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Carlow Referees at All-Ireland Hurling Final

By Kieran Murphy There will be a strong Carlow flavour to All-Ireland hurling final day on Sunday when Ballinkillen referee...

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Bagenalstown take a significant scalp, but they do it the hard way

Bagenalstown Gaels 1-9 Palatine 0-11 By Kieran Murphy IF this year’s senior football championship sprung into life on Saturday evening...

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Council shortlisted for awards

CARLOW Co Council has this week been shortlisted for three awards in the Excellence in Local Government Awards 2019. The...

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Rathvilly make easy progress

Rathvilly 1-13 Mount Leinster Rangers 0-4 By Kieran Murphy THE pre-match aspirations of both this sides were poles apart at...

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