THREE traditional musicians from Irvinestown CCE achieved Ulster glory at the provincial Fleadh which was held in Dromore last weekend. Brothers Seán and Conor McAleer, sons of All-Ireland champion musician Brenda McCann, followed in their mothers footsteps by winning on the big stage, Seán came first place in the 12-15 Lilting competition and third in […]
Call for intervention as Trillick GP closure looms
No solution has yet been found to deal with the fallout from two upcoming rural GP closures.
Mistakes will be punished, warns Glynn
The last time Derrygonnelly stepped out against Tyrone opponents in the Ulster Club competition was back in 2019 and what an occasion that was. The Harps edged Trillick 6-5, in a dramatic penalty shootout in Brewster Park, after Conall Jones’ extra time equaliser forced the game to spot kicks. The Harps went on to play […]
Euro Auctions bought by Canadian company who inspired brothers
EURO AUCTIONS of Dromore has just sold for $1.1 billion (£790 m sterling). Founded by Derek Keys and his brothers in the County Tyrone village in 1998, Euro Auctions conducts unreserved auctions of industrial plant, construction equipment and agricultural machinery across the globe. The transaction has been approved by the Board of Directors of […]
Diversions in place as long awaited resurfacing begins
Motorists are advised to plan ahead and expect some delays.
Death of championship winning footballer
TRIBUTES have poured in as Trillick remembers Noel McQuaid, who has left a sporting legacy behind following his passing on Tuesday last. Noel, a native of Moorfield, Trillick, was a founding member of Tummery Athletic Football Club, and played for Trillick GAA during the 1970s. Posting a social media tribute to the former player a […]
‘Barry was called early – too early’
The 34-year-old was on the Ederney GAA club site near Market Street on Friday morning when he was fatally injured.
Cash, jewellery and handbags stolen in latest break-ins
THERE IS growing concern at the number of break-ins and burglaries across Fermanagh, especially in the north of the county. The most recent occurred in the Davog Drive area of Belleek, when a sum of money was stolen from a purse from a family home. Two weeks ago, also in the Belleek area, a handbag […]
Area manager admits theft from McBride shops
AN area manager of the McBride Retail Group was robbing cash from his employer for over eight and a half years.
BREAKING: Lack teen jailed after death crash in which car “somersaulted”
An Lack teenager has been jailed after causing the death of his friend by driving without due care and attention in Dromore, County Tyrone.