Mayo woman shares story of her “baby” brother’s death in Lebanon

A Ballyhaunis woman spoke with the Irish Examiner about her brother’s death in Lebanon nearly 23 years ago. Ann Lenehan’s brother Private Bill Kedian was killed during an attack on a compound, where he was serving, near a small town...

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Mayo’s man for all seasons ready for Croker return

You might think, after a career as garlanded and celebrated as his, that Keith Higgins would have allowed himself a bit of leeway with the Mayo hurlers this year. Ease back into the season a bit, maybe aim for the...

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Mayo gun club raises significant funds for good causes

An East Mayo gun club have been thanked for raising a significant amount of money for good causes. Ballyhaunis Gun...

Thursday, 12/05/22 - 2:17pm Read More

The Mayo artist boosting morale of refugee children

A Ballyhaunis artist has brought joy to Ukrainian children by organizing art classes. Johnny O’Shaughnessy is well-known in East Mayo...

Saturday, 07/05/22 - 2:38pm Read More

Mayo woman wins Most Improved Athlete award at DCU

A Mayo woman won Most Improved Athlete at the annual awards held in DCU this week. Ballyhaunis native Niamh O’Neill...

Friday, 15/04/22 - 10:32am Read More

US Navy destroyer named after Mayo man

A keel-laying ceremony took place on Wednesday for a US Navy Destroyer, named in honour of a Mayo man who...

Friday, 01/04/22 - 10:37am Read More

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