Rooskey Community News

Kilglass Lotto results

Kilglass Lotto results

Winning numbers are; 2, 12, 20, 23, bonus 21. 5 x €40 winners, Clodagh Farrell, Florrie McGarvey, Daniel McLoughlin, Dermot Kilcrann, Ann, Ciara and Noah. Next draw in CJ’s for €6,600, €10,600 for winning numbers and bonus.


Congratulations to Celia Hoey, Druminmore on her recent birthday celebrations.

Congratulations to Tianna Kelly on her recent 21st birthday celebrations.

Congratulations to Sandra Conroy, formerly Mooneenbeg, on her recent engagement to Brian White, Co Cork. Good luck to both of them.

Congratulations to St Brigid’s club on their All Ireland club final win. Well done to all involved.


The community was saddened to hear of the passing of John Joe McHugh, Mullagh, and formerly Knockhall. John Joe was one of the areas great characters, renowned for his quick wit and intellect. Predeceased by his daughter, Louise, John Joe’s funeral mass took place to Kilglass church on Monday last followed by burial in Kilglass cemetery. To his wife Margaret, sons Noel, Kevin and Marty, daughters Celine and Olivia, daughters-in-law, sons in law, grandchildren, and his sister Mae Carolan, Rooskey we extend our deepest sympathy. May he rest in peace.

Shave or Dye 2013

Melissa Kiernan will have her head shaved in aid of the Irish Cancer Society in ‘Funky Fringes’, Tarmonbarry, on Saturday 23rd of March at 5pm. To donate or for details contact Melissa at 086 8969447. Please support this worthy cause. See or for details.

Honda 50 Run

Honda 50 Run on Sunday 7th of April starts at 12 noon sharp from Kilglass GAA pitch, proceeds in aid of Kilglass/Whitehall association supporting people with special needs. For further information contact Jackie Cox at 087 7940148.