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Sligo County Council are actively seeking a site for a new Cemetery in North Sligo. Sinn Fein Councillor, Thomas Healy, says the local authority confirmed at the most recent meeting that negotiations are ongoing to acquire a piece of land. He says there has been a need for a new…

There are fears a second post office in North Sligo is facing closure. It’s Cliffoney post office and follows concern already about the future of Ballinfull post office, as well as Monasteraden in South Sligo, and Dunkineely, in County Donegal. An Post has confirmed that Churchill Post Office, also in…

A new rural bus service is expected to be launched linking north Sligo with south Donegal, according to Sligo/Leitrim Fine Gael Deputy Tony McLoughlin. Due to start in May, it will operate from Sligo via Rathcormac, Drumcliffe, Carney, Lissadell, Maugherow, Ballinfull, Streedagh, Grange, Cliffoney, Mullaghmore, Tullaghan Village, and onto Bundoran,…

North Sligo AC athlete Christopher O’Donnell was among the winners at the National Athletics Awards held in Santry yesterday. The Grange native was honoured as the top-performing male schools athlete after a number of national successes and after breaking the Irish junior 400m record at the European U20 Championships in…

The body of a 49-year old man who had been missing in County Sligo has been found. The remains of Kenneth McGowan from Grange were recovered from a section of Benbulben yesterday afternoon. He had been missing since February 12th. Gardaí in Sligo have thanked the Civil Defence, Sligo Mountain Rescue…

The search is continuing for a 49 year old North Sligo man who has been missing for over three weeks. Kenneth McGowan is described as 5ft 8 with brown hair, a short brown/reddish beard and he wears glasses on occasion. Gardai say he was wearing dark clothing when last seen…