Parish Newsletter – 7th October, 2012

Twenty Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time – 7th October, 2012
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P. Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043 / Mobile 087-7752948
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10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following and for those whose anniversaries occur around this time, and for those for whom masses will be offered during the week:

RECENT DEATHS: Don Murphy, Knocknaloman
Bridie Fenton, Firies
Baby Gustav Kelleher, Cloghoulabeg & Germany [read more …] “Parish Newsletter – 7th October, 2012″

Irish Cancer Society’s Action Breast Cancer Walk on Friday

Organised by O’Herlihy’s Centra, Millstreet a sponsored walk in aid of the Irish Cancer Society’s Action Breast Cancer took place at 5.00 p.m. on Friday, 5th October 2012.   The dedicated participants are photographed in advance of the 5 mile walk around the Glebe Route in Millstreet.   (S.R.) 

Bio: Denis Long

Denis Long was one of Cork’s brightest stars in the 1973 galaxy of talent. Deep involvement continues in Tralee.

In the days when Carrolls used to sponsor the annual Hurling and Football All Star Awards, a small citation accompanied the photograph of each winner on the much sought after posters. The composer of the citations is unknown but he/she certainly did a fine job. Many descriptions of a player’s finer points were invoked but I can only recall one occasion on which the word “grace” was used. In 1973, Cork’s midfielder Denis Long received his award “for the grace of his football and for his intelligent and shrewd distribution of the ball.” Couldn’t have been more accurate. Two years later, Denis was again on the All Star team, “for his admirable combination of high work rate, excellent catching and lengthy kicking.” Yes, the man, or woman, behind those little citations knew a thing or two about [read more …] “Bio: Denis Long”

30th National Dairy Show

2012 – Innovation and Celebration

Whether it is model farm displays or the latest innovations in dairy farming, a day at the Green Glens Arena on Saturday the 20th of October 2012 seems to have something for everyone. A day of fun and learning is a definite for all ages. The National Dairy Show will be held at the Millstreet venue for its 30th year and this year promises to [read more …] “30th National Dairy Show”