Jim Chawke is 60 !

Kathleen & Fr. Dan, with Munster & All-Ireland Soccer Cups. MEMORIAL MASS: Fr. John Hannon, Kilmacanearla, who served as a priest of the Diocese of Sacramento for nearly sixty two years, died on 5th June at 87yrs of age. He was ordained on June 12th, 1955 at the Cathedral in Thurles. Along with ministering in many different parishes in Sacremento, he served as Catholic Chaplain to the U.S. Navy at Hamilton Air Force Base from 1987 - 1990. He retired from active ministry on 15th June, 2004, but continued to serve as administrator in several parishes in the diocese. We offer our sympathies to his nephews the Butlers, Pat Tom, Mike, Tony and Ger and Eamon Houlihan, also his nieces B

6th Class Graduate:

GRADUATION CLASS:​ ​At their graduation Mass last Wednesday, Fr. Dan wished the ​ ​6th class students​​ well, as they begin the next phase of their education: - Abbie O'Shea, Mai Griffin, Luke Hayes, Mark O'Shea, TJ Tierney & Paudie Murphy.. He also said that they will be missed a lot, they all served Mass, never missing their turn and were always in good form. The boys in particular will never forget their eventful years on the sports field, crowning their achievements with their historic winning of the All-Ireland in the Aviva. An exemplary bunch of young people who we expect to hear a lot more about, both on and off the field, in the years ahead. CLEAN- UP: Meeting at the Church

21st June: Mid-Summer:

Fiona Hickey & Harry Dore's Wedding. GRADUATION CLASS:​ This Wednesday morning (21st), Mass at 10.00am will see the National School attending for their end of year graduation celebration. Wishing the 6th class students best wishes for the next step in their education journey. All welcome to attend. LÚNASA CELEBRATION: The traditional gathering and lighting of the Bonfire takes place on Knockfierna at 9.30pm on Wednesday 21st June. All welcome. GRANAGH UTD F.C. Awards Night: This coming Friday 23rd June, the annual awards night will be held in the Community Centre. The club have

Tractor Run for 'Slim Jim'

TRACTOR RUN: In Honour of Jim Moloney. At very short notice, Richard O'Donoghue and team put out a call on 8th June looking for support for a tractor run for ' Slim Jim ' Moloney, as they found out that he would be arriving home. Using facebook, texts and phones, the word went out.... On Sunday 11th the sun shone out as traffic began to build up from 9.30am. Seamus & Janice opened The Rock early to accommodate the crowd, supplying tea,coffee and wonderful hospitality. Padraig Broderick, Spar, Croom supplied the hot food and many people supplied sandwiches. Spot prizes began to build up and the donation buckets began to fill. People arrived to chat to Jim, delighted to find him in good

Granagh N.S. Win Again..

Back L-R: Zach Hayes, Ian Sheehy, Mark O'Shea, TJ Tierney, Eoin Horgan, Padraig Murphy, Luke Hayes. Front. L-R: Edward Houlihan, Jack Ahern, Jack Mulqueen, Daragh O'Shea, Tomas Toomey & Sean O'Gorman. Alan Kelly. NATIONAL SCHOOL: Another Cup: You couldn't plan something like this, but on Friday 9th June at Mick Neville Park, Granagh National school won the 7-a-side West Hurling Final. It was only a week or so after their performance at the AVIVA, they were probably still on a high. They had previously met with Cappagh & Kilcornan schools in the run-up to the final, where they met Tournafulla. Granagh were 3 goals down, going in at half time..... After a pep talk from


EXAMS: Wishing all our students doing Junior and Leaving Cert exams, the very best of Luck. Life is all about Chances and Opportunities . Never leave anything to CHANCE and never let an OPPORTUNITY get away. AVIVA CHAMPIONS: ​Little did we think, this day last week, that we would get the chance to welcome home our National School team as All-Ireland winners. They were among girls and boys from twelve counties and twenty four schools who took part in six competitions at the national stadium. ​They had been whittled down from the 28,500 children and 1,495 schools that took part in county, regional and provincial blitzes around the country to battle it out in front of former Republic of Irela

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