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CARRICKROE WELCOME HOME FESTIVAL

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12 Jul 2013 Comments Off on CARRICKROE WELCOME HOME FESTIVAL

CARRICKROE MEETING SIGNALS INTENSE OPPOSITION TO NEW INCINERATOR PROPOSAL

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12 Apr 2013 Comments Off on CARRICKROE MEETING SIGNALS INTENSE OPPOSITION TO NEW INCINERATOR PROPOSAL
CARRICKROE MEETING SIGNALS INTENSE  OPPOSITION TO NEW INCINERATOR PROPOSAL

By Michael McDonnell michael@northern-standard.ie THE intensity of local opposition to new plans to build a “biomass” incinerator in the Bragan/Carrickroe area was strongly signalled at an emotionally charged public meeting in a packed community hall in Carrickroe on Monday night. The sense of anger at the proposal to build what was described as a 40 megawatt plant, said to be costing in the region of €115 million, at the site of the former Marley Compost plant on the R186 between Tydavnet and Clogher was amplified by frustration at the fact that ...

POPULAR MONAGHAN POSTMAN RETIRES

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18 Nov 2011 Comments Off on POPULAR MONAGHAN POSTMAN RETIRES
POPULAR MONAGHAN POSTMAN RETIRES

Friday last 11th November was a significant day for Carrickroe, in particular Deravoy National School as we marked the final day of a lengthy service to our school and community by our postman Paddy Donnelly. Paddy has been a familiar face at our school for 43 years. What a service record! So it wass really important to show appreciation to a person of tremendous dedication and commitment to his job. He was always welcome at our school especially when he brought good news! He was courteous, friendly, ...

Funeral Of New Zealand Quake Victim

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18 Mar 2011 Comments Off on Funeral Of New Zealand Quake Victim
Funeral Of New Zealand Quake Victim

By PATSY McARDLE THERE WERE poignant scenes at the Church of the Sacred Heart in Carrickroe yesterday (Tues) for the funeral of a native of the parish and member of a well known local family, 41-years-old Mr. Owen McKenna, a father of two, and tragic victim of the earthquake which struck the New Zealand city of Christchurch with disastrous consequences, on February 22nd last. The deceased’s remains were flown home last weekend for the concelebrated requiem mass and funeral in his native parish of ...