New crematorium plans gets the green light

PLANS to build a crematorium in the local area are expected to be given the green light this week. The new crematoriu m, which will also include a chapel of rest, has been on the cards for some time, with planning first applied for back in 2012. Now, following feasibility studies and other assessments, Council […]

Jump in number of people infected in county

THERE has been a jump in the total number of people suffering from Covid-19 in the local area.  The most recent figures published by the Public Health Agency revealed there are now 27 confirmed in the Fermanagh and Omagh area, a jump of 10 from the previous figure of 17.  It is important to note […]

Plea to start mass testing in county

THERE has been a public plea to start mass testing across the county to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Fresh into his new role, as appointed councillor for Erne East, Eamon Keenan told the Herald, it was his belief that in the current crisis while social distancing remains very important, the government needs to start […]