Moyvane Notes – 19th January, 2002

TICKETS are on sale for the GAA club draw are going very well. There are some great prizes on offer so book your tickets early. Cost of tickets €127 (£100) and can be had from any of the committee, or contact Teddy Keane at 49964 or 49101 for any information.

Tara Mulvihill has won her way into the Munster final of the solo singing in Scor. The Ballad group were unlucky not to qualify after performing very well.

The Blotto is going well and to clarify about the increases. The price is increased to two € and all prize money is increased by the same percentage. Match three will now be €200 and lucky dips will be €20. €200 will be added each week in the event of the jackpot not being won.

Blotto: Last Thursday night’s jackpot of €5000 was almost won but not quite. 13 people matched three numbers which proves how different things can be from one week to the next. The winning numbers were 7-11-16-19. The following won €25 each: Mary J. Ferris, Gortnascarry, Killorglin, Josephine Walsh, Tarmons, Jimmy Collins, Glin Road; Anne Marie Tydings, Asdee; Trish Griffin, 26 Woodview Place, Tarbert; Peg O’Connor, Greenville, Listowel; Breda Murphy, 26 Woodview Place, Tarbert; Peg O’Connor, Greenville, Listowel; Breda Murphy, Woodgrove; Brendan Fitzmaurice, Leitrim Middle and Jack Buckley, Ahabeg.

Lixnaw had two match threes. Lucky dips €20 each; Kit Horan, Aughrim, Moyvane, Paudie Walsh, Leitrim east; Ita O’Connell, Glenalappa; Sheila Keane, Listowel and Ruth Cregan, Kinnard, Glin. Free tickets for next draw: John Mulvihill, Leitrim East; Karen and Don Enright, Athea; Aidan O’Neill, Foynes Engineering; Rita Hannon, Clieveragh, Listowel and Shannon and Niamh Kilkenny, Glin. This Thursday night’s draw will be held at Bingo in the Marian Hall and the jackpot will be €5,200.

The bingo prize money has been increased and this weeks Golden Line is €925 in 13 calls.

The death has occurred of Michael (Mikie) Moloney, Dromurhur at Tralee General Hospital. His remains were removed to Moyvane Church on Wednesday last. He was buried in Ahovoher cemetery, following Requiem Mass on Thursday last. He is survived by his brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

the Newtownsandes Co-Op sponsored invitation tournament was held in the Community Centre on Sunday, January 13. 50 players from divisions 2-3 and 4 competed and it was very satisfying that everyone who had entered, turned up to play their support is very much appreciated. The results were Division 2, the Mail Road, Cross Garden Centre Trophy winners: Linda McCarthy, Listowel and Timmy Griffin, Ballyheigue. Runner-up: Kathleen Gilbride, Ballyheigue and Paudie O’Shea, Caherciveen.

Division 3: The Eileen Mulvihill Memorial Shield winners: Nora Conyard, Moyvane and Patrick Corridon, Ballyheigue. Runner-up: Mairead O’Connor, Kingdom and John M. Mulvihill, Moyvane.

Raffle winners: Eileen Roche, Michelle Lynch, Siobhan Flynn, Carrie Fitzmaurice, Donnacha Enright and Kevin Stack.

Our thanks to Newtownsandes Co-Op who once again very generously sponsored the trophies, also to Kerry Spring Water, Golden Vale and Holly’s Foodstore, Corridon’s Garage, Lane’s Tyres, Mail Road Garden Centre and Nora Conyard, who donated raffle prizes. All the members who provided food and worked very hard organising and running the event and a special word of thanks to Kevin Stack who provided the club with a new set of scorecards.

Development Association: The AGM of the Moyvane Development Association will take place on Friday, January 25 at 9.00 in the Marian Hall.