Much-loved teacher John Behan hangs up his mortar board

ONE of Knockbeg College’s favourite and most versatile teachers has just hung up his mortar board after more than three decades of service. Throughout his 32 years at his alma mater, John Behan variously taught a wide range of subjects,...

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Council to provide 20 houses for refugees over the next few months

HOUSES in Carlow town, Bagenalstown and Tullow are currently being purchased for Syrian refugees expected to arrive in the coming months. Twenty houses have been identified and are in the process of being purchased, costing in the region of €3.7...

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Colette and James recall 50 years of wedded bliss on love-themed Late Late Show

VIEWERS of the Late Late Show on Friday night were treated to the romantic tale of a Bagenalstown couple born on...

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New season opens at Visual Carlow with lots for art lovers promised

A RECORD number of art lovers attended the official opening of the new season in Visual, where they were confronted...

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Innovative scheme aims to re-energise Tullow Street

A GRANT scheme to support businesses in Tullow Street has been launched. Carlow County Council announced details of the Tullow...

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Love on the rocks as Carlow has the highest divorce rate in Ireland

CARLOW has fallen hard for divorce, with the county having the highest divorce rate in Ireland for the second year...

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