To be a Mother

‘Tis good to be a mother when you hold your new-born baby; ‘tis good when you see your happy child fast asleep in bed. ‘Tis hard to be a mother when tears flow the first day of school; ‘tis hard at the bedside when s/he is sick at home or in hospital. ‘Tis good to watch as your child receive First Communion; ‘tis good when school says, “making progress, well behaved.” ‘Tis hard to find your child is bullied or feels a failure; ‘tis hard when it seems s/he is losing the Faith. ‘Tis good when calls come from far away on Mother’s Day; when you...

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News – 10th July 2016

Emly  Tidy  Towns Judging is ongoing.  We appeal to residents to please sweep outside your area.  Please be aware of litter.  Thank you for your continued support.   Knockcarron  Community BBQ. Knockcarron Community and Scarteen Hunt are hosting a BBQ with on 23rd  July in the Community Centre. Face painting, balloon modelling & bouncy castle for the children.  There will be a hog roast and music is by Kevin O Donovan.  Starts at 8pm.   Emly Tennis Club The Golden Thatch Tournament takes place on Sunday, July 31st.  Anyone...

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Parish Bulletin – 10th July 2016

Masses  During The  Week. Mon, Tues & Thurs, Fri, 9.30am; Wed & Sat: 7.30pm; Sun:  11am.   Monday 11th : St. Benedict, patron of Europe.   Death: John Alymer, Ballyvistea. Month’s Mind: Jerry O’Carroll, Cromhill – Sat 16th, 7.30pm. Anniversaries: Tommy & Peggy Purcell, Drumcamogue – Sat 9th, 7.30pm. Mary & Frank Corcoran, Clashdrumsmith – Sun 10th , 11.00am. Connolly Family, Ballynaveen – Wed 13th, 7.30 Larry Russell, ex Ballyhone – Sat 16th, 7.30pm. Tom Riordan, Monemore – Sun 17th, 11.00am.   Adoration...

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News – 12th June 2016

Emly  Ladies  Club. Our last meeting until September takes place on Tue 14th June @ 7.30 in Byrne’s Tavern.   Emly  GAA Club Junior B Hurlers v Solohead: 3-14 to 2-11.  Junior A Footballers  Final Score was 1-08 to 0-07.  Congrats to Edward & Oleg Burke on win of Skoda car in County Board Draw. Contact any committee member to enter. Bord na nOg U14 B  Feile Emly/T.3-08 Eire Óg  0-04.  U14 B Feile Semi-Final v Clonoulty Sun 12 June in Dundrum at 7.30.   U12 B Hl v Galtee Rovers Mon 13 in Bansha at 7.30pm.   St. Ailbe’s Ladies...

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News – 29th May 2016

Emly  Tidy  Towns A  litter pick on Thursday 2nd of June.  Meeting in Church car park at 6.30pm. Keep up the good work with painting & cleaning. We’re gleaming   Emly   GAA   Club Well done to Junior A Hurlers: beat Clonoulty-Rossmore.  5-11 to 2-13; won against Cahir 2-13 2-12. The first  County Board  draw will now  take place on June 3rd.   Bord na nÓg U12 Football Final Emly 2-04 Durlas Og 2-04; replay 11th June. U 16 Football Shield  Emly/Treacys 2-08 Arravale Rovers  5-11. West U 14 A Feile next Wenesday at 7.00 in...

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NEWS – 22th May 2016

Emly Tidy Towns Please keep up the good work. Judging is nearly upon us, so now is the time to paint and clean.   GAA  Good Wishes To Kate O’Heney, who will play with Tipperary  Primary Games team this Sunday during the interval of the Tipperary v Cork hurling match in Thurles.   Emly  GAA  Notes West Junior A Hurling Championship begins this weekend . Fixture: Emly v Clonoulty-Rossmore this Sat (May 21) at 7.30 in Sean Treacy Park.  The County Junior Hurling League was postponed.  Fixture Emly v Cahir next Tues (May 24) at 7.30 in...

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