Local European boxing silver medallist, Dearbhla Rooney visited Largy National School recently to perform the raising of two notable flags on the School’s flagpoles, namely, the Active Schools Flag and the new Green Flag.
During her visit Dearbhla was accompanied by her parents, Geraldine and Padraig, as well as her sister Bronagh, also presented the Leitrim Cumann na mBunscol runners-up medals to the members Largy NS football team.
While at the school, Dearbhla bedecked with her shining European silver medal, spoke to the enthusiastic and fascinated young students about her world class sporting exploits and cheerfully answered all their all their questions on this topic.
Parents and members of the Largy National School Board of Management were also in attendance for the flags hoisting and medal presentation ceremonies.
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