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Clough-Ballacolla find their form to book semi-final place

Clough-Ballacolla 1-21 Rathdowney-Errill 0-21 Laois Shopping Centre SHC Quarter-final Form is temporary, class is permanent and all of that. In the last round of the championship, Clough-Ballacolla left...
Cian Taylor speaking ahead of tonight' first round game

LIVE BLOG: SHC and SHCA relegation finals

Welcome to Mountrath where the threat of relegation and this reporter getting wet from the remnants of Hurricane Gerth are equally terrifying. These are the...

Moment in Time: The Timahoe Round Tower Festival in 2003

Timahoe have a busy few days this weekend as the village holds their annual Medley Day this weekend which incorporates a photographic display titled...

Our previews of Sunday’s club championship action

There are another five games down for decision in Laois - and it's a big day for eight hurling teams. After today's action two...

Bob Flavin: Underdressed but I enjoyed my time in the Beetle

In the age of disposable everything we all seem to think that the things we buy can be thrown away, something new will be...

Deaths in Laois – Sunday, August 20, 2017

Below are the recent deaths in Laois. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam. Mary Charles (née Brennan) Ashfield, Ballickmoyler, Carlow/Ballickmoyler, Laois Mary Charles, (nee Brennan), (2 Marshall...
The victorious St Joseph's team who beat Ballyfin in the Junior decider

Langton and Dunne end four year wait for St Joseph’s

St Joseph's 3-12 Ballyfin 2-3 Ladies Junior Football Championship Final Ciara Langton and Martina Dunne were on fire as St Joseph's ended years of hurt to...
The Park-Ratheniska team who won the Ladies IFC

Park-Ratheniska withstand Shanahoe comeback to claim Ladies IFC title

Park-Ratheniska 3-8 Shanahoe 2-8 Ladies Intermediate Football Championship Final Park-Ratheniska withstood a ferocious second half comeback by Shanahoe to win the Intermediate football title in Mountmellick...

Man critical after stabbing in Castlecomer

Gardai in Kilkenny investigating a serious stabbing incident this evening wish to appeal for witnesses. At approximately 7pm this evening Gardai were called to the scene of...
Emo-Courtwood-The Rock are into the MFC final

All of Saturday’s Laois GAA results

It was another busy day of action on the Laois GAA club scene. The three hurling championship games in O'Moore Park were all one-sided affairs...

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The Laois minor hurling panel has been named

The Harps hit form to send Clonaslee packing

The Harps 4-22 Clonaslee 3-6 Laois Shopping Centre SHC 'A' quarter-final The Harps have endured nothing but disappointing championship campaigns over the last number of seasons...

Rosenallis too strong for Mountrath as they book semi-final place

Rosenallis 3-20 Mountrath 2-7 Laois Shopping Centre SHC 'A' quarter-finals Rosenallis are through to the semi-final of this year's Laois SHC 'A' after they comfortably got...

Celebrations for Mountmellick as they claim Junior B hurling title

Mountmellick 4-18 Camross 1-9 Laois Shopping Centre Junior B Hurling Championship Final Mountmellick are now back in the Junior A grade after comprehensively beating Camross this...
Some very exciting hurling fixtures confirmed

Live Blog: All of Saturday’s Laois GAA club championship action

Good afternoon and welcome to our latest Live Blog. We have another busy evening in store - with six important games from around the county. First...

All your previews of Saturday’s Laois GAA championship action

Another August day, another big day of championship action in Laois. As well as two Laois SHC 'A' quarter-finals down for decision in O'Moore Park...

Watch: Laois man to tackle Mount Everest for Down Syndrome Centre

Many people have things on their bucket list, but it isn’t usually an 18,000 ft trek to Base Camp in Mount Everest. But that is...
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after all the damage to cars

Mountrath shop robbed at gunpoint; getaway car crashed

A filling station in Mountrath was robbed at gunpoint last night with the raider then proceeding to crash his getaway car before hijacking a...

Disappointment for Laois Rose Maeve as final 32 is announced

There was disappointment for Laois Rose Maeve Dunne in Tralee this morning as she learned that she won't be one of the 32 girls...

Exciting programme kicks off for Laois Heritage Week

A host of events are due to be held in Laois during Heritage Week with some ever popular events returning again this year. In what...

Fr Paddy: Charlie Gard… A precious life

Charlie Gard died after his life-support was withdrawn soon after he was moved to a hospice, denying his parents their "final wish" for him to spend...