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#Roscommon

# roscommon - This month November 2022

Commutes from Dundalk and Dublin, ending a 20-year club wait for senior football glory
# Colin Compton
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# Colin Compton

Commutes from Dundalk and Dublin, ending a 20-year club wait for senior football glory

Nov 16th 2022, 8:48 AM 5,579 Views 0 Comments

Newly-crowned Roscommon champions Strokestown arevback competing in Connacht.

Jury begin deliberations in Stephen Silver murder trial
# Colm Horkan
# Colm Horkan

Jury begin deliberations in Stephen Silver murder trial

Nov 15th 2022, 5:17 PM 8,845 Views 0 Comments

Silver (46) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan on 17 June 2020.

Delaney joins Kilkenny U20 management, Roscommon lose key midfielder for 2023
# GAA
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# GAA

Delaney joins Kilkenny U20 management, Roscommon lose key midfielder for 2023

Nov 4th 2022, 9:03 PM 12,116 Views 1 Comment

JJ Delaney has joined new manager Mark Dowling with the Cats.

# roscommon - Last month October 2022

Garda Colm Horkan helped to have man accused of his murder admitted to psychiatric unit in 2003
# Colm Horkan
# Colm Horkan

Garda Colm Horkan helped to have man accused of his murder admitted to psychiatric unit in 2003

Oct 25th 2022, 5:53 PM 21,394 Views 0 Comments

Due to Stephen Silver’s behaviour, it was deemed appropriate to admit him to the local psychiatric unit, the court heard.

Psychiatrist who assessed Garda murder accused found 'no evidence of acute mental illness'
# Colm Horkan
# Colm Horkan

Psychiatrist who assessed Garda murder accused found 'no evidence of acute mental illness'

Oct 24th 2022, 7:18 PM 17,113 Views 0 Comments

He had assessed garda murder accused Stephen Silver hours after the shooting of Garda Colm Horkan.

Lavin the hero as late winner secures Strokestown first county title in 20 years
# Last Gasp
From The42
# Last Gasp

Lavin the hero as late winner secures Strokestown first county title in 20 years

Oct 23rd 2022, 6:42 PM 7,090 Views 0 Comments

Three minutes after coming on for his first appearance of the season, Lavin scored.

Illness forced playing retirement, now manager for club's first county final in 95 years
# Super Smiths
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# Super Smiths

Illness forced playing retirement, now manager for club's first county final in 95 years

Oct 20th 2022, 4:00 PM 11,786 Views 0 Comments

Sunday is a huge occasion for Boyle GAA club and the Smith family.

Woman in her 70s dies in Roscommon house fire
# House Fire
# House Fire

Woman in her 70s dies in Roscommon house fire

Oct 17th 2022, 1:43 PM 13,362 Views 0 Comments

The fire happened at a house in Ballaghdereen yesterday evening.

Galway football semi-final draw made and Boyle reach first county senior final in 95 years
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Galway football semi-final draw made and Boyle reach first county senior final in 95 years

Oct 9th 2022, 6:27 PM 11,080 Views 0 Comments

Recent champions Maigh Cuilinn and Mountbellew-Moylough set to meet in the Galway semi-final.

After club success on Saturday, Frankie Dolan lands new Roscommon role for 2023
# Rossies
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# Rossies

After club success on Saturday, Frankie Dolan lands new Roscommon role for 2023

Oct 4th 2022, 10:20 AM 11,748 Views 1 Comment

The attacking great will be a selector with the county U20 team next year.

# roscommon - This year 2022

Have you seen Darren? Gardaí appeal for help in locating 51-year-old from Roscommon
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Have you seen Darren? Gardaí appeal for help in locating 51-year-old from Roscommon

Sep 19th 2022, 7:14 AM 13,314 Views 0 Comments

Darren Greenfield has been missing since Sunday, September 11

Roscommon GAA and gardaí looking into incident that led to referee receiving medical attention
# Underage Game
From The42
# Underage Game

Roscommon GAA and gardaí looking into incident that led to referee receiving medical attention

Updated Sep 1st 2022, 3:00 PM 58,504 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred during an underage game in Ballyforan.

Infant boy dies in Roscommon road accident
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Infant boy dies in Roscommon road accident

Aug 19th 2022, 3:57 PM 49,417 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward and any road users with video footage.

Man (70s) dies in workplace accident in Roscommon
# Tibohine
# Tibohine

Man (70s) dies in workplace accident in Roscommon

Aug 11th 2022, 3:18 PM 27,806 Views 2 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Former Garda withdraws High Court appeal against order to destroy his Jack Russell
# Courts
# Courts

Former Garda withdraws High Court appeal against order to destroy his Jack Russell

Jul 28th 2022, 2:49 PM 43,216 Views 0 Comments

The dog, called Kim, bit Breid Greene in March as she was walking the Strokestown Famine Trail.

Taoiseach says Oireachtas members sleeping in cars due to hotel shortage isn't 'widespread'
# Dublin Booked Up
# Dublin Booked Up

Taoiseach says Oireachtas members sleeping in cars due to hotel shortage isn't 'widespread'

May 23rd 2022, 4:08 PM 30,599 Views 34 Comments

A Fianna Fáil senator said that he has had to sleep in his car twice and that other politicians have the same problem.

Roscommon ease into Connacht final after 12-point win in Sligo
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Roscommon ease into Connacht final after 12-point win in Sligo

Updated Apr 30th 2022, 8:55 PM 11,254 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Westmeath saw off Longford to advance to the Leinster semi-finals and Tipperary prevailed in Munster.

'He was a gift to the world' - Tributes paid to Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee at their funeral masses
# Requiem Mass
# Requiem Mass

'He was a gift to the world' - Tributes paid to Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee at their funeral masses

Apr 18th 2022, 2:54 PM 22,770 Views 0 Comments

Aidan Moffitt was laid to rest in his native Roscommon while Michael Snee’s funeral mass took place in Sligo.

Stunning late Murtagh goal hands Division 2 title to Roscommon
# Rossies Rule
From The42
# Rossies Rule

Stunning late Murtagh goal hands Division 2 title to Roscommon

Apr 3rd 2022, 3:33 PM 24,386 Views 7 Comments

Galway were unable to complete their second-half comeback mission in Croke Park.

No Shane Walsh as Galway name team for league final against Roscommon
# Teamsheet
From The42
# Teamsheet

No Shane Walsh as Galway name team for league final against Roscommon

Apr 1st 2022, 10:07 AM 11,928 Views 0 Comments

Pádraic Joyce rings the changes ahead of Sunday’s Division 2 decider in Croke Park.

Roscommon secure five-point win and promotion to set up rematch in league final
# Hyde Park
From The42
# Hyde Park

Roscommon secure five-point win and promotion to set up rematch in league final

Mar 27th 2022, 4:04 PM 9,663 Views 10 Comments

The result sees Roscommon progress to face Galway in Croke Park next Sunday.

Kildare hit 0-24 in win and Roscommon boost promotion hopes with latest victory
# Around The Grounds
From The42
# Around The Grounds

Kildare hit 0-24 in win and Roscommon boost promotion hopes with latest victory

Mar 20th 2022, 6:01 PM 13,398 Views 4 Comments

Meath defeated Clare elsewhere in Division 2 this afternoon.

18 cards dished out as Roscommon and Derry share the spoils at the Hyde
# Report
From The42
# Report

18 cards dished out as Roscommon and Derry share the spoils at the Hyde

Mar 13th 2022, 5:00 PM 9,584 Views 1 Comment

The Division 2 clash finished 0-12 a-piece.

Roscommon go top of Division 2, Kerry and Kildare sides to meet in Hogan Cup final
# GAA Wrap
From The42
# GAA Wrap

Roscommon go top of Division 2, Kerry and Kildare sides to meet in Hogan Cup final

Feb 26th 2022, 9:22 PM 11,409 Views 0 Comments

Limerick and Tipperary also claimed important football league wins today.

Late Clare rally secures draw against Roscommon
# All Square
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# All Square

Late Clare rally secures draw against Roscommon

Feb 20th 2022, 4:45 PM 8,290 Views 1 Comment

The visitors finished with the final three points via Keelan Sexton, Eoin Cleary and David Tubridy.

Smith brothers score 1-9 as Roscommon prove too strong at home to Cork
# Rossies
From The42
# Rossies

Smith brothers score 1-9 as Roscommon prove too strong at home to Cork

Jan 30th 2022, 5:04 PM 13,252 Views 3 Comments

Six points separated the teams at Dr Hyde Park.

Court continues stay on construction of controversial Roscommon flood relief scheme
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Court continues stay on construction of controversial Roscommon flood relief scheme

Jan 28th 2022, 7:08 PM 12,183 Views 0 Comments

FIE has challenged the council’s plans to construct a 3km pipeline, designed to take water from Lough Funshinagh.

The world-class Irish internationals and the Ballinasloe ties that bind
# Reeling In The Years
From The42
# Reeling In The Years

The world-class Irish internationals and the Ballinasloe ties that bind

Jan 26th 2022, 5:21 PM 17,393 Views 1 Comment

Heather Payne, Beibhinn Parsons and many more stars in the same age bracket have crossed paths in the sporting hotspot on the Galway/Roscommon border.

Egyptian vulture spotted in Co Roscommon
# Lough Rea
# Lough Rea

Egyptian vulture spotted in Co Roscommon

Jan 1st 2022, 5:10 PM 55,781 Views 37 Comments

The male bird was first observed yesterday morning by the National Parks and Wildlife Services warden.

# roscommon - Last year 2021

Appeal for witnesses after woman struck by van in Roscommon
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

Appeal for witnesses after woman struck by van in Roscommon

Dec 10th 2021, 2:09 PM 10,317 Views 0 Comments

The woman was seriously injured and is being treated at Beaumont Hospital.

Biden sends best wishes to Roscommon palliative care facility
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Biden sends best wishes to Roscommon palliative care facility

Nov 6th 2021, 1:54 PM 42,117 Views 13 Comments

Biden had supported the work of a fundraising group in Roscommon.

After 57-year title wait, Padraig Pearses land second Roscommon crown in three seasons
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

After 57-year title wait, Padraig Pearses land second Roscommon crown in three seasons

Oct 31st 2021, 4:51 PM 6,563 Views 4 Comments

A 2-8 to 0-11 success was secured over Clann na nGael today.

All-Ireland champions Offaly lead the way as 8 counties honoured in U20 football awards
# Keep The Faith
From The42
# Keep The Faith

All-Ireland champions Offaly lead the way as 8 counties honoured in U20 football awards

Sep 1st 2021, 3:52 PM 6,408 Views 2 Comments

Jack Bryant has been chosen as Footballer of the Year.

Over 1,600-year-old wooden pagan idol found in Roscommon bog
# The Gortnacrannagh Idol
# The Gortnacrannagh Idol

Over 1,600-year-old wooden pagan idol found in Roscommon bog

Aug 13th 2021, 9:41 PM 91,759 Views 66 Comments

The ‘pre-St Patrick’ pagan idol is the largest of just a dozen idols found in Ireland to date.

High Court makes orders temporarily halting work on Co Roscommon flood relief scheme
# Court
# Court

High Court makes orders temporarily halting work on Co Roscommon flood relief scheme

Aug 13th 2021, 1:53 PM 16,864 Views 0 Comments

The stay is to remain in place until the matter returns before the court later this month.

Managerial changes begin as Déise boss steps down and Roscommon on hunt for O'Hora's successor
# Ladies Football
From The42
# Ladies Football

Managerial changes begin as Déise boss steps down and Roscommon on hunt for O'Hora's successor

Aug 1st 2021, 8:43 PM 10,750 Views 0 Comments

Ciaran Curran finished up as Waterford manager after their All-Ireland quarter-final defeat to Cork.

Man (20s) dies in single vehicle crash in Roscommon
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Man (20s) dies in single vehicle crash in Roscommon

Jul 30th 2021, 11:01 PM 36,071 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them.

Roscommon crowned Connacht U20 champions after impressive win over Mayo
# Oh To Be A Rossie
From The42
# Oh To Be A Rossie

Roscommon crowned Connacht U20 champions after impressive win over Mayo

Updated Jul 21st 2021, 10:45 PM 12,904 Views 7 Comments

The Rossies were 2-11 to 1-7 winners at MacHale Park.

Man arrested after €592k worth of suspected cannabis seized during raid in Co Roscommon
# Frenchpark
# Frenchpark

Man arrested after €592k worth of suspected cannabis seized during raid in Co Roscommon

Jun 16th 2021, 9:26 PM 21,176 Views 32 Comments

The search was carried out at 3.30pm today by the Roscommon and Longford Divisional Drugs Unit.

McCarron hits brilliant winner as Monaghan relegate Galway and Armagh retain Divsion 1 status
# Top Flight
From The42
# Top Flight

McCarron hits brilliant winner as Monaghan relegate Galway and Armagh retain Divsion 1 status

Jun 13th 2021, 7:03 PM 10,011 Views 4 Comments

Roscommon were also relegated to Division 2 this afternoon.

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