The last local lotto draw took place on Monday, February 10. Numbers drawn were 7, 13, 23 and 24. We had no jackpot winner, but Deirdre and Maura Oâ€™Sullivan won the match three prize of â‚¬150. The next draw will be on Monday, February 24, when the jackpot could be worth â‚¬2,800.
Text Alert GPSâ€¨Consent forms for the inclusion of GPS on our text alert system should have been circulated to each household in the area by now. Any forms not yet collected from households should be delivered to the local committee as a matter of urgency as a deadline has to be met for the overall submission of forms to Muintir na Tire.
Committee members are Don Bolger, Sean Reilly and Kevin Keating if you have not been contacted by your local reps. Remember, time is running out and GPS is an important local service.
School Admissionâ€¨St. Michaelâ€™s NS Mullinahone is now enrolling pupils who will start school in September 2014. Call to the school for enrolment forms. Office hours 9.30am to 1pm. After office hours call to Mairead Oâ€™Halloran in Infants classroom.
Schoolboy Soccer Club Quizâ€¨A table quiz in aid of our schoolboy soccer club will take place on Friday, February 21, at 9pm in TJ Macs.
Mohober NSâ€¨Mohober N.S. is accepting enrolments for the school year Sept 2014. Contact the school for an enrolment form.
Parish Newsâ€¨Sympathy to sisters Joan Oâ€™Brien and Lizzie Burke and brother, Paddy McElroy and their extended families on the death of James McElroy, Raheen, who died during the week. Sympathy also to Tony Nolan, Killaghy Street on the death of his brother, John Nolan which took place in Dublin. Sympathy also to the relatives of Jim Commins, Piltown and formerly of Ballytohil, whose death has just taken place.
ScÃ³r na bPaistÃâ€¨Well done to all the primary school dancers and musicians who took part in the local round of ScÃ³r na bPaisti Sunday. Newcastle will be represented in the Figure Dance, Set Dance, Sean NÃ³s Dancing, Recitiation and Musical Group in the South final on March 2.
Muintir na Tireâ€¨The monthly meeting of the Muintir Na Tire Community Council will be on Wednesday, February 19, at 8pm.
Cardsâ€¨Due to severe weather conditions last Thursday night cards were cancelled and will resume this Thursday, February 20.