Major new plan launched to conserve and protect Fort Protector in Portlaoise

  A major new plan to guide the conservation and presentation of the 16th Century Fort Protector at the heart...

Ballinakill NS celebrates retirement of a principal who dedicated her life to the school

  There was excitement and sadness in Ballinakill NS when the school’s principal Ms Catriona Garry waved goodbye to the...

Laois property prices continue to rise

        Property prices in Laois have risen by €5,000 compared to this time last year. The increase...

Friday, 24/06/22 - 10:48am Read More

Red carpet rolled out for Newtown NS film premier

      IT was lights, camera, action and, of course, the all-important red carpet at Newtown NS on Tuesday...

Friday, 24/06/22 - 10:35am Read More

The death has occurred of Brian Brothwood St Brigid’s Square, Portarlington, Laois / Dundrum, Dublin

The death has occurred of Brian Brothwood St Brigid’s Square, Portarlington, Laois / Dundrum, Dublin     Formerly of Dundrum,...

Thursday, 23/06/22 - 6:57pm Read More

The launch of Sense of Place art exhibition at Dunamaise Arts Centre

    Photos: Alf Harvey

Thursday, 23/06/22 - 6:11pm Read More

Students put on a feast of a festival in Mountmellick

    By Carmel Hayes A WONDERFUL community event in Mountmellick was a credit to creative students at a primary...

Thursday, 23/06/22 - 3:29pm Read More

Six-year sentence for former principal who stole €100k from special needs school

    A GAA coach and school principal who stole over €100,000 from a Laois school for children with special...

Thursday, 23/06/22 - 1:13pm Read More

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MAN ARRESTED AFTER FIREARM INCIDENT LAST NIGHT

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