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Leprechaun legend travels Down Under

Ireland’s most famous Leprechaun whisperer has become a big hit in a kindergarden in Auckland New Zealand thanks to a four year old Irish girl who wowed her little friends with tales of his cavern in Carlingford. Kevin Woods from … Continue reading

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Dundalk Municipal Civic Awards

There were fourteen worthy recipients at last week’s Dundalk Municipal District Civic Awards with Dundalk Young Ireland’s GAA Club and Jock McArdle amongst those recognised for their contributions to the local community. The awards which took place in Louth County … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day Event this weekend

The organisers of the St Patrick’s Day event in Dundalk on Sunday are urging people to come along to the Market Square to support the great local acts who are performing. Chairperson of the new organising committee, Cllr. Conor Keelan … Continue reading

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Countdown to Croke Park begins for Louth’s most enterprising students

The Local Enterprise Office Louth has confirmed that winning teenage entrepreneurs from Dundalk and Drogheda, will represent county at National Final of Student Enterprise Programme Eleven teenage entrepreneurs from three local schools have won a place representing Louth at the … Continue reading

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Local scouts get backing from parents

A scout leader in Dundalk has stated that he and his colleagues have received nothing but support from parents around Dundalk in the wake of the recent scandal which has cast a shadow over the organisation nationwide. Tusla, the agency … Continue reading

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Local dancers to appear on television

Three local dancers will appear on Ireland’s Got Talent this weekend as they look to progress to the next stage of the competition. Teenagers Caitlin Rooney, Lonan Murphy and Nicole Ellis are part of the ‘Fly Youth’ dance crew who … Continue reading

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St Louis students take to the stage

It’s show time once more in St Louis Dundalk. The current TY Class of 2019 have been treading the boards, dancing their socks off and singing sweet tunes since just after Mid-Term last November in order to wow audiences with … Continue reading

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Dundalk swimmers make waves

Dundalk Swimming Club faced a tough test last as its swimmers took on the best in Ireland and overseas at the prestigious Dave McCullagh International Open in Bangor. Representing Dundalk, Evelyn Donnelly competed in 50m events across all four strokes, … Continue reading

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Sophia appeals for life-changing operation

A young girl who is looking to raise funds for a life-changing operation displayed her courage and determination when she took part in the annual Fizter’s 5K on Saturday. There were cheers at the finish line as three-year old Sophia … Continue reading

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Coláiste Lú compete at Ard-Fheis na nÓg

Coláiste Lú Sixth Year students Ellen Ní Neachtáin, Lauryn Ní Riain, Clár Nic an Bhaird and Rónán Ó Coigligh were invited to participate in Ard-Fheis na nÓg, hosted by Conradh na Gaeilge in Monaghan on Thursday February 14. Senior students … Continue reading

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