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Moment in Time: Portlaoise CBS charity fashion show in 2008

This week we take a look back at  Portlaoise CBS's fashion show that took place in 2008. It showcased the late 2000's trends and...

Moment in Time: The Sun shines on The Rock Inn for...

Under a bright blue sky and shining sun, many gathered for the annual Rock Inn Vintage Rally in May 2008. Lots of vintage fans from...

Moment In Time: President Mary McAleese visits Abbeyleix school in 2008

This week we look back on a historic day for Scoil Mhuire, Abbeyleix when the president at the time, Mary McAleese, paid a visit...

Moment in Time: Portlaoise St Patrick’s Day parade in 2008 brings...

Massive crowds thronged the streets of Portlaoise on St Patrick's Day in 2008 to view what organisers said was, 'One of their best ever...

Remember the Game: Wicklow stun Laois U-21s in 2008

Laois 0-3  Wicklow 1-11 Leinster U-21 FC Quater-Final 2008 11 years ago, Laois U-21s were up against Wicklow in the Leinster Quater-Final. Laois came into the game...

Moment in Time: ‘Abbeyleix, Our Lives, Our Town’ launch in 2008

This week's Moment in Time looks back to the launch of "Abbeyleix, Our Lives, Our Town". The launch took place on December 3 ten short...

Remember the Game: Killeshin end 15 year wait for title with...

Killeshin 1-4  The Heath 0-5 2008 Laois JFC 'A' Final Killeshin entered O'Moore Park ten years ago in search of a first title in 15 years,...

Remember the Game: Mountmellick slide past Kilcotton to secure hurling league...

Mountmellick 2-16 Kilcotton 0-10 ACHL Division 3 Final The weather was completely different this time ten years ago when Mountmellick surged to a 12-point win over...

Moment in Time: Gordon Bennett rally in 2008

Our Moment in Time looks back to the Gordon Bennett Rally of 10 years ago. Photographer Alf Harvey captured the event, which was blessed with...

Remember the Game: Strong Laois side come up short against Dublin...

Laois 1-12   Dublin 0-18 2008 Leinster U-21 Hurling Championship The Laois U-21 hurlers headed into this game against a Dublin when hurling in the O'Moore county...

Moment in Time: Green flag raised in Stradbally school in 2008

It's a cliche, but your school days really are the best days of your life. You rarely look back at photos taken in primary schools...

Moment in Time: Ballylinan girl crowned Laois Rose in 2008

It's hard to believe but this time 10 years ago Ballylinan girl Stephanie Farrell was crowned Laois Rose. It was the fifth hosting of the...

Moment in Time: A selection of brilliant photos from the Abbeyleix...

The forecast for St Patrick's Day is for the coldest in years but as we've seen over the years, there is an incredible appetite...

Moment in Time: A look back at the Rosenallis Fashion Show...

Fed up of hearing about the weather this week? So are we! Which is why we have brought another Moment in Time piece to give...

Moment in Time: Alf Harvey’s best photos from 2008 are thoroughly...

Our moment in time feature a look back at the year of 2008, and it's fair to say that the selection of photographs from...

Remember the Game: Ballyroan-Abbey win Leinster club title in 2008

How time flies. This weekend nine years ago, Ballyroan-Abbey became just the fourth Laois football club to ever win a Leinster title. Indeed as a...

Moment in Time: Ballyroan Christmas concert in 2008

As our thoughts are firmly fixed towards Christmas, our Moment in Time looks back to a festive event in Ballyroan. In an era long before...

Remember the Game: St Joseph’s-Barrowhouse win U-21 football final in 2008

St Joseph's-Barrowhouse 2-5 Stradbally Parish Gaels 0-8 2008 Laois U-21 FC 'A' Final For most of the late 90s and right throughout the Noughties Portlaoise dominated...

Moment in Time: Dove House Fete in Abbeyleix 2008

Today we're reeling back the years to 2008 when Alf Harvey captured the events taking place at the Dove House Fete in Abbeyleix. These brilliant...

Moment in Time: Portlaoise students produce ‘Oliver’ in 2008

Alf Harvey's archives are the gift that keeps on giving. This time we go back to 2008 when the students of Scoil Bhride in Portlaoise...

Saturday Sports Interview: Returning Kearns reflects on time in charge of...

Laois and Tipperary meet in the Allianz Football League in O’Moore Park tonight with both managers having as much information on the opposition as...

Moment in Time: Ploughing in Ballylinan in 2008

With the Portlaoise and District Ploughing Association holding their annual match this Saturday we've dipped into the archives once again to bring up some...