We welcome into the Christian community Emily Bridget Crotty and Tadhg James Nix who were baptised in Powerstown and Lisronagh on Saturday and congratulate their parents.

Feast Of The Assumption

Thursday, August 15, is the feast of the Assumption of our Lady and a holy day. Mass in Powerstown Wednesday at 6.15pm. Thursday at 10.45am.

Year Of Faith

To celebrate the Year of Faith in the parish a mass will take place in the ruins of Donoughmore church, which dates back to the 12th century, on Thursday at 7.30pm. Refreshment afterwards.

Rathkeevin Cards

Winners of the Progressive 25 held at Rathkeevin Hall on Thursday, August 8: Winners sharing first and second on 11 games: Mick Keane and Rose Ann Carew; Celia Sweeney and Margaret Quinlan. Sharing third on 10 games: Sean Spillane and Michael Power; Phil. Hackett and Masie O’Grady.

Table Prizes - On the 19th game: Denis O’Donnell and Peg O’Connell. On the 20th game: Michael Power and Sean Spillane. Progressive 25 again on Thursday, August 15, at 9pm.

Draw The Joker

Results for August 11. John and Paul O’Donovan, Ballinvoher, €100. Frank Whelan, c/o Medite , €50. Michael Burke, Jamestown, €50. Jim Kelly, Ballingeary, €25. This week’s Jackpot €8,500. Thanks to all who support lotto.

Monroe Cards

Results for August 5. 38 players. First on 11 games Noel White and Roseann Carew. Second, on 10 games Kathleen Hallinan and Peggy O’Connell. Table prize Teresa McGarry and Margaret Fallon. Game every Tuesday at 8.30pm.