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Dundalk FC face trip to Iceland

Dundalk will play Icelandic champions FH Hafnardjodour in the second qualifying round of this season’s Champions League with manager Stephen Kenny describing them as an ‘unknown quantity’ at the moment. Like last season Dundalk will begin their Champions League adventure … Continue reading

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Funky Feet to represent Ireland

Local dance school ‘Funky Feet’ have set their sights on gold as they are getting ready to take on 63 other countries at the World Championships of Performing Arts in Long Beach, California this July. Under the direction of Stacey … Continue reading

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Call to support walk for The Birches

A walk to raise funds for The Birches Alzheimers centre in Dundalk will take place on Sunday June 26 in Ravensdale. All are invited to take part in this fun family occasion with walks to suit all levels of fitness, … Continue reading

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Family aims to become Ireland’s fittest

A Dundalk family have qualified to take part in the fourth season of hit RTE series ‘Ireland’s Fittest Family’. The Broadhurst family who live in Muirhevnamor travelled to Athlone last weekend where they competed against 55 families to try and … Continue reading

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Teen arrested following assault

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating a serious assault that occurred on Crowe St last weekend on the 11th June. An altercation occurred shortly before 2am between a number of males, one male was seriously injured and taken to Our Lady … Continue reading

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St Peter’s NS recreate events of 1916

The pupils of St. Peter`s NS delivered an exciting yet poignant rendering of “March to Glory” production at the St. Josephs GFC Centre on Thursday June 9. Prior to the commencement of the production a minutes silence was observed for … Continue reading

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Historic awards night at Marist

Principal Con McGinley welcomed all  to the first prizegiving  ceremony in the new St Mary’s College this week. The successes of students in all aspect of College life were acknowledged and rewarded on the night. This year the guest speaker … Continue reading

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Hurlers join list of Louth legends

On the same day that Queen Medb and her Táin March warriors arrived in Dundalk another band of local legends returned from battle having slain Sligo in Croke Park to capture the Lory Meagher Cup. Diarmuid McCarthy’s Senior Louth hurling … Continue reading

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Celebrations to welcome Táin March

LOUTH legends of the past were celebrated in fitting style over the Bank Holiday Weekend when the Táin March Festival 2016 came to a conclusion in Omeath. The nine-day festival began in Rathcroghan, Co Roscommon before crossing the country and … Continue reading

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Artisans show off their paintings

The cream of Dundalk’s artists will showcase their wonderful paintings in Dundalk library in an exhibition which will be officially opened tomorrow evening at 7pm (Thursday June 9) by Declan Breathnach TD. The exhibition will be open during library hours … Continue reading

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