Sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Alice Conachy,Lurgangreen who died recently. Burial took place in Dromiskin cemetery.


Best wishes to all the boys and girls and their families, from the parish who were confirmed by Cardinal Sean Brady last Saturday.


The numbers drawn in Darver/Dromiskin Parish Lotto of April 22 were 5,11,12 and 28. The jackpot was not won and now stands at €6200. Peter Mc Keown and Sandy Keane picked three numbers and share €200.

Good Luck to Simon.

Best wishes to Simon Fagan, Duffy’s Cross, Readypenny who won the National Lottery last week. Simon is very popular in the area. He is a supporter of St Joseph’s GAA Club in Dromiskin and has been a tireless worker with the club over the years. Everybody in the area wishes him health, happiness and contentment in the years to come..

Give Blood.

The Blood Transfusion Service are holding clinics in the following areas over the coming weeks. Crown Plaza Hotel Dundalk Wednesday May 8 and Thursday 9 from 5pm to 8.30pm. Clan na Gael GAA Centre, Ecco Rd, Dundalk Sunday May 12 from 11.30am to 3pm. Fairways Hotel Dundalk Tuesday May 7 from 5pm to 8.30pm. Anybody requiring further information should ring 1850.73.1137 or telephone Regional Office in Ardee at 0416859994.

Horseware Louth Co Show.

The show took place over last week end in the grounds of Mr&Mrs Tommy Mc Guinness, Dromiskin. The show is in aid of charity and is sponsored by Horseware, Dundalk. There was €10,000 in prize money. In showjumping Padddy O’ Donnell took the Louth Co Grand Prix with Harristown Princess. 2nd Dermot Lennon with Vampire, 3rd Alexander Butler with Riverside Ace, 4th Edward Doyle with Samgemjee, 5th Frank Cullon with New Werd, 6th Alexander Butler with Will Wimble.

Joe’s Lotto.

The numbers drawn in the Joe’s Lotto for week 77 of April 28 were 18,25,29 and 31. The jackpot was not won and moves to €13,200. The following picked three numbers and share €200, Gerry Gallagher c/o Tom Dooley, Finbar Shields c/o John Brennan, Linda Keskin c/o Joey Neary, P. Arrowsmith c/o Daybreak.