There was deep sadness following the passing of a former Laois school teacher, Josie Fennelly (née Delaney), from Willsgrove House, Athy, Kildare, originally from Graigue in Mountmellick.
A man was arrested after a Garda chase on Sunday night at Morette near Emo, having failed to stop at a checkpoint in Stradbally.
After a one year hiatus – our selection of the best Instagram accounts in Laois is back.
Stradbally native Anne Kavanagh spent almost two months in hospital battling the virus but she prevailed.
The incident occurred, Thursday, May 14, in Kildare Chilling Factory in what is being described as an “industrial accident”.
The 2021 Electric Picnic will take place between September 3 and 5.
2-year-old Jake Cleere from Errill was challenged by his mother Donna Cuddihy – and he passed with flying colours.
The Stradbally native, who moved to the States 14 years ago, is not missing the feeling of being able to pull out a bar stool and sink a creamy pint because Jim Phelan has his very own pub in the basement of his house.
A Laois man has bravely opened up about his 22-year battle with depression following the tragic death of his friend.
Shane Whelan has been named as Director of Digital, Marketing & Communications, a past pupil of Scoil Mhuire in Abbeyleix and Heywood, Shane studied Broadcasting in Dun Laoighaire and had jobs in East Coast Radio, Setanta Sports and with the Press Association.