Big day for kids but Communion costing more each year

The First Holy Communion is one of the biggest day of a child’s primary school year – and could easily be one of the most expensive! From the beginning of the school year, children will prepare for the big day in the classroom while parents will start buying outfits and planning the after celebrations.  The […]


Woman says drugs find money was for Holy Communion

A LISNASKEA woman has gone on trial for charges relating to the alleged possession and intention to supply cocaine, as well as possessing cash as criminal property. The accused denies the offences, and claimed the majority of the cash seized had been saved for her child’s First Communion. The jury of four women and eight […]