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Tributes are being paid today to the late former Fianna Fail Sligo councillor Joe Shannon who passed away at the weekend. Originally from Cloonloo, Gurteen, in South Sligo, Joe Shannon, who was in his 50s, moved to Jamestown, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim, where he became heavily involved the local…

Former Fianna Fail Councillor, Joe Shannon, has died. Mr. Shannon was coopted onto Sligo County Council in 1982 after the death of his father, Joe Shannon. He retained the seat until 1991 when the electoral areas were divided but returned once to the Council once again in 2003 following the…