Missing Enniscorthy man

Karl O'Toole
Gardaí are appealing for help in tracing a missing Enniscorthy man. Karl O’Toole, (30), was last seen in the Friary Hill area of the town on Saturday afternoon. He is believed to be living in the Ross Road-Patrick’s Place area...

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Two die in plane crash on the Blackstairs Mountain

The Blackstairs Mountain  range where a light aircraft crashed this afternoon.
A helicopter search has located the wreckage on a light aircraft which crashed in the Blackstairs Commons, near the village of Kiltealy, this afternoon. Two men, one in his 50s and the other in his 60s, from Co. Meath were...

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A full cycle wash

Washing machine operated using a bicyle. Pic: Jim Campbell
  A LOCAL couple are utilising natural resources and preserving the environment after they created a way of running their...

Tuesday, 12/05/15 - 4:54pm Read More

Apex opens up again

Staff, management and children pictured at the re-opening the Apex Sports, Leisure and Health Centre, New Ross. Pic: John Walsh
THE APEX swimming pool and leisure complex in New Ross has re-opened to the public again following extensive repair and...

Wednesday, 06/05/15 - 4:04pm Read More

Two bodies discovered in a house in Clonroche village

Clonroche village
The bodies of two people – a male and a female – aged between 20 and 30 were discovered in...

Monday, 04/05/15 - 10:03pm Read More

Historic fort to close

Officers Tea Room and living quarters at Duncannon Fort. Pic: Jim Campbell
DUNCANNON FORT in County Wexford will close its doors to the public indefinitely on Friday, May 15. The County Council...

Thursday, 30/04/15 - 10:10am Read More

First sod turned at new school site

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IT WAS a good news day in New Ross on Monday when a formal sod-cutting ceremony was held on the...

Wednesday, 22/04/15 - 11:25am Read More

Apex complex to reopen

New Ross swimming pool closed due to storm damage. Pic: Jim Campbell
THE APEX swimming pool and leisure complex in New Ross will re-open its doors to the public on Wednesday, April...

Thursday, 16/04/15 - 3:51pm Read More

Draw takes place for All-Ireland drama finals at Kilmuckridge

Launching the 63rd All-Ireland Confined Drama Festival at Kilmuckridge are Margaret walsh, Michael Johnston (Festival Director), Cllr Mary Farrell and Dan Walsh. Pic: Christy Farrell.
All systems are in place for the 63rd All-Ireland Confined Drama Finals opening in Kilmuckridge Memorial Hall on Friday, April...

Sunday, 29/03/15 - 10:12pm Read More

Memorial fun run is huge success

Start of the Kevin Banville Memorial Fun Run at Carrigbyrne. Pic: John Walsh
WHAT STARTED out as a memorial fun run turned into a hugely successful community event at the weekend when hundreds...

Thursday, 26/03/15 - 10:19am Read More

Jesus rocks!

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EVEN BY its own extremely high standards this year’s production of ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ by New Ross Musical Society was...

Thursday, 26/03/15 - 10:16am Read More

Community mourns Michael’s passing

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PEOPLE THROUGHOUT the New Ross district were saddened last week to learn of the passing of Michael Keane, Cullenstown, Duncormick....

Thursday, 26/03/15 - 10:12am Read More

Poignant ceremony for those lost at sea

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A MOVING ceremony took place in Ballyhack at the weekend to honour the memory of those who have lost their...

Wednesday, 04/03/15 - 12:41pm Read More

School to get six new classrooms

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THE CBS Secondary School in New Ross is to get six new classrooms after funding was sanctioned by the Government....

Wednesday, 04/03/15 - 12:37pm Read More

GAA club makes donation

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A LOCAL GAA club has highlighted the caring nature of its members by presenting a cheque to a local hospital....

Wednesday, 25/02/15 - 12:06pm Read More

€300,000 for Ferrycarrig Park agreed

A VOTE on the takeover of Ferrycarrig Park by the Wexford Football League and the Football Association of Ireland was...

Tuesday, 24/02/15 - 11:36am Read More

Flowers for Magdalenes ceremony

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A MOVING and poignant memorial service will take place in New Ross on Sunday, March 1, at 2 p.m. The...

Tuesday, 17/02/15 - 11:55pm Read More

New school to open in September

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A NEW primary school will open its doors for the first time in New Ross this coming September. Parents in...

Tuesday, 17/02/15 - 11:50pm Read More

In the line of duty

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WHEN GARDA Ger Feeney retired from the Gardai at the end of December it marked the end of a career...

Thursday, 12/02/15 - 11:41am Read More

Kids affected by break-in

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CHILDREN IN the Horeswood area of the district were directly affected by a break-in that occurred last week. Sometime between...

Thursday, 12/02/15 - 11:36am Read More