The Top Tweets and Facebook comments that caught our eye this week were about Laois people doing well, Nutella art and the Eighth Amendment.
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— Knockbeg College (@knockbegcollege) January 18, 2018
The #SlieveBloom Mountains in #Laois this morning. #stunning #uplands #snow @laoisheritage @DurrowLaois @LaoisToday @LaoisNews @LaoisWeather @MidIreland @CommunicateIre @IrishUplands pic.twitter.com/reSYpvuFVG
— Ricky Whelan (@RickyWhelan) February 6, 2018
— Coláiste Íosagáin (@ciosagain) February 7, 2018
I just can’t wait for festival season ❤️❤️❤️
— Claudia Keane (@StingsPen) February 6, 2018
Someone: what a nice day
Someone else: what the fuck is wrong with you how could you say that????? There are people dying everyday you sick fuck god some people just have no respect.
Guys chill pls
— adam walsh (@walshywooo) February 4, 2018
There were mixed reactions to the new Portlaoise library moving a step closer to opening
Congratulations followed as it was announced that a Laois man is named to start against Italy for Ireland U-20s
There was delight over a Laois man selling his cyber security firm to Miami Dolphins owner in $30m deal
Award winning young Laois scientists returned to hero’s welcome