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Memories From The Archives – July 1997

Local fishermen came to the rescue of five kittens, ‘no more than a few days old’, who were observed floating down the river Blackwater...

Memories From The Archives – July 1997

A very special day in the lives of two young local men in 1997, when both Brendan Mallon from Mitchelstown and Joseph O’Mahony from...

Memories from the archives – June 1997

Winner of the Glamorous Granny Competition, held as part of the Shanballymore GAA Festival in 1997, was Glanworth lady, Mary Mahon, who was presented...

Memories From The Archives – June 1997

A ‘well organised and well attended rave party’, held in Glenseskin Woods, Kilworth was raided at 2am by local members of An Garda Siochana,...

Memories From The Archives – June 1997

Anyone with ‘the credentials to be a top class culchie’ was invited to participate in a heat of the National Culchie Festival, as part...

Memories From The Archives – June 1997

A Glenville man had to undergo surgery at a Cork hospital, ‘following a vicious assault by two armed men in the early hours of...

Memories From The Archives – May 1997

An ‘angry and concerned resident, claiming to speak on behalf of a number of people from the (Boherash) area’, contacted The Avondhu criticising Cork...

Memories From The Archives – May 1997

Plumbing and heating contractor, William Kearney, a man noted as being ‘not new to the inventions game’, had developed ‘a knacky little tool’ which...

Memories From The Archives – May 1997

With annual running costs of £40,000, a lack of sufficient sponsorship brought the announcement in May 1997 of the unexpected cancellation of the Mitchelstown...

Memories from the Archives – May 1997

The discovery of the bodies of two well known sisters shocked the townspeople of Mitchelstown, with gardai making the tragic find on entering their...

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