Evan’s music is inspiring others

Evan Keville performing at launch of his CD 'Can't Hold Us' in aid of St. Patrick's Special School in the Riverside Park Hotel. Pic: John Walsh
A STUDENT from St. Patrick’s Special School is being described as an “inspiration” after releasing his very own C.D. Evan Keville (17) from Enniscorthy was born with an extremely rare condition that affected his brain and sight, leaving him blind....

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Michael leads the way for Hope & Dream 10

NEW RACE Director Michael Jordan said he hopes to “do justice” to the fourth Hope & Dream event, after Tom Herlihy and John O’Leary recently announced they would be stepping down from organising their brainchild. Mr. Jordan, who is secretary...

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Waste management tops the agenda at this month’s meeting of Wexford County Council

LOCAL REPRESENTATIVES were talking rubbish at this month’s meeting of Wexford County Council. In the literal sense, that is. Following...

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Mayor pitches Wexford as the “cultural capital of southeast”

MAYOR OF Wexford Cllr George Lawlor has indicated that Wexford town should be the forerunner in a campaign led by...

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Dog attacks require urgent action

THE COUNTY is reaching crisis point in its ability to tackle the problem of dog attacks. That is the contention...

Wednesday, 17/12/14 - 12:26pm Read More

Staff of Dunnes Stores Wexford help homeless man on freezing night

STAFF AT Dunnes Stores, Wexford, came to the rescue of a homeless man, who was found freezing in a nearby...

Wednesday, 17/12/14 - 12:24pm Read More

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One giant step for Lauryn

Lauryn Treacy and 'Graham' at her home in Oulart. Pic: John Walsh
A LOCAL family received an early Christmas present after their daughter, who was told she would never be able to...

Tuesday, 16/12/14 - 12:41pm Read More

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Fr Jim Fitzpatrick, (43), is laid to rest in Ferns Cemetery

The  Late Fr Jim Fitzpatrick
Fr Jim Fitzpatrick, (43), who passed away last Saturday after enduring a lengthy illness at his home in Alderbrook, Ferns,...

Monday, 15/12/14 - 2:19pm Read More

Elderly man fatally injured in three car collision

Gardaí in Wexford are investigating a fatal traffic collision which occurred near Murrintown earlier this evening. At approximately 4.45pm a...

Sunday, 14/12/14 - 10:51pm Read More

Countdown to Christmas begins in Enniscorthy!

Enisc xmas fair 6 CF50
THERE WAS a sense of magic in the air in Enniscorthy on Saturday as Santa Claus took time off his...

Tuesday, 09/12/14 - 2:54pm Read More

Wheelchair users refused train entry

ENNISCORTHY WHEELCHAIR users were unable to enjoy their planned Christmas shopping trip to Dublin recently when Irish Rail could not...

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Shock at sudden death of Jimmy

Jimmy Fox
THERE WAS widespread shock and sadness in Clonroche and surrounding areas on Monday at the sudden death of a well-known...

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Water charge group vows to fight on

“We’ve won some battles, but the war is far from over.” That was the message Deputy Mick Wallace delivered to...

Tuesday, 09/12/14 - 12:11pm Read More

Sheep massacre in Davidstown

DOG OWNERS have been urged to keep their pets under control after an Enniscorthy farmer lost 40 lambs and sheep...

Thursday, 04/12/14 - 1:28pm Read More

Celebration of the town at Chamber’s 25th anniversary

THE RIVERSIDE Park Hotel was packed to capacity on Friday evening as Enniscorthy & District Chamber of Commerce celebrated 25...

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Ferns fights against drugs

FERNS COMMUNITY Centre was packed with almost 300 people on Friday evening as a local community met to wage its...

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350% spike in homelessness amongst drug users in Wexford

The latest statistics revealed by the Cornmarket Project in Wexford highlighted a startling surge in the level of homelessness amongst...

Wednesday, 03/12/14 - 2:11pm Read More

€88,500 in grants for community groups

SEVEN COMMUNITY groups and charitable organisations in County Wexford will receive €88,500 in funding from the National Lottery through the...

Wednesday, 03/12/14 - 2:06pm Read More

Saving a County Wexford rural school

Kilnamanagh National School could lose a teacher due to  changes on Department of  Education policy.
Eighteen pupils at Kilnamanagh National School could lose 50% of the teaching staff next year because of a controversial Department...

Wednesday, 26/11/14 - 10:18am Read More

Backlash to Kehoe’s Irish Water comments

A WAVE of online fury was unleashed in response to Enniscorthy Minister Paul Kehoe’s comments about Irish Water over the...

Wednesday, 26/11/14 - 10:06am Read More