- Community activist Dick Sides laid to rest.
- Children’s author launches debut book in local library.
- Electric Picnic voted festival of the year.
- Applications being accepted for council’s art grants.
- Business and Trade Directory.
- Reports from Portlaoise Court.
- Properties of the Week.
- A round-up of all the news from your town or village from local Laois Nationalist correspondents.
PHOTO SPECIALS: Kilminchy School House– Clonaslee High Nelly/Clonaslee St. Mamman’s GAA Club Waking Ned ride – Operation Transformation in Portlaoise – Killermogh Union of Parishes buffet dance in Durrow – Ballyroan/Abbeyleix and District AC 10 mile run – Sarsfield Ladies GFC wards night
More on these stories and other news, views, features and photos from around the county in this week’s edition of the Laois Nationalist which is available in all local newsagents from Tuesday 24 January or online here.