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Nationwide to focus on Knockbridge’s Tommy Smyth tonight

Knockbridge soccer pundit Tommy Smyth will be the focus of a special feature on tonight’s Nationwide programme on RTÉ One at 7pm. The programme will track Tommy’s progress from Knockbridge

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Meanwhile, at Innisfree House

Fifty more sleeps until Christmas but it has arrived early at the Carrickmacross Road with the tree having gone up this afternoon at Innisfree House. Certainly impressive, that’s for sure.

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Cllr Morgan issues appeal for people not to advertise their whereabouts on social media

Local councillor Oliver Morgan has issued an appeal to members of the public not to use social media to advertise they are away from home over the Christmas period. His

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Dromiskin man goes on trial in the North for alleged cigarette smuggling

A Dromiskin man has gone on trial in the North accused of smuggling more than one million illicit cigarettes into Northern Ireland. Craigavon Crown Court heard yesterday that a police

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15 year sentence suggested for Liam Adams

Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams’s sex abuser brother, who is being held in high-security custody in Northern Ireland amid concerns he is under threat, should be jailed for at least

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Local Slimming World consultant Kayleigh featured in Irish Daily Mirror

Local woman Kayleigh Fisher features in today’s Irish Daily Mirror as part of a feature on how to drop a party dress size for Christmas. Kayleigh, who is a Slimming

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Local businessman one of more than 200 investors suing Irish Life

A local businessman is one of more than 200 Irish investors, many of whom are from the area, who is suing Irish Life over alleged losses of up to €15

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Hilco donate piano to Dundalk School of Music

Hilco Capital, the company behind HMV and Xtra-vision, have presented a new piano to the Dundalk School of Music. Commenting on their Facebook page the DSM thanked the group “for

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Adams appeals for information on The Disappeared

It can’t have been an easy 24 hours for Gerry Adams what with the constant denials that he knows more than he is letting on about The Disappeared. The Sinn

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Commuters delayed as Enterprise breaks down in Dundalk

Local commuters, as well as those travelling from Belfast to Dublin this morning, have been delayed by an hour as the train has stopped at Dundalk due to a mechanical

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Plans for County Grounds at Dundalk IT are shelved as Louth’s focus turns to Drogheda

Louth GAA’s bid to build a new County Grounds at Dundalk IT has been shelved due to overrun on costings. The decision to halt the ambitious plans were announced by

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McGahon and Murnaghan get the Fine Gael nod for next year’s local elections

The Dundalk-Carlingford branch of Fine Gael will run one of the youngest tickets in the country after selecting their two candidates for next year’s Local Elections last night. The party

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Local smuggler now the primary target for Criminal Assets Bureau

A local smuggler whose container of cigarettes was hit by a rocket fired by Al Qaeda on the Suez Canal has emerged as the number one target for the Criminal

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Xtra-vision Dundalk to open at midnight for release of new Call of Duty Ghosts

Xtra-vision in Dundalk will open at midnight tonight for the release of Call of Duty: Ghosts for PlayStation 3 and XBox 360. The local store at the Long Walk, which

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Adams’ alleged involvement in killing of ‘The Disappeared’ to be featured in new documentary tonight

Gerry Adams’ position as the president of Sinn Féin is expected to come under further pressure tonight when an RTÉ documentary airs on the ‘Disappeared’. The joint BBC and RTÉ