Security alert in Strabane ends

first_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Pinterest Security alert in Strabane ends RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Google+ The security alert at Spout Road in Strabane has ended.A number of suspicious objects have been removed for further examination by detectives.Meanwhile in another incident, police recovered a suspected firearm earlier today near the community centre in the Ballycolman Estate area of Strabane.It was discovered behind a row of bushes in the area earlier today and has been taken away by officers from the PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch for examination.Local Councillor Patsy Kelly has been reacting to today’s events:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/patsy530.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Google+center_img Twitter Facebook Previous articleCCTV to be installed in Derry City Cemetery following spate of vandalismNext articleBono and Ali Hewson put on affectionate show as they arrive at DiCaprio dinner with family As one of the most famous philanthropists in Hollywood, it’s little surprise Bono was first in line to support Leonardo DiCaprio’s lavish fundraising dinner. admin HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week WhatsApp PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry By admin – July 20, 2016 Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republiclast_img read more

Inclement weather leads to Tuesday sports postponements

first_imgInclement weather Tuesday morning and early afternoon led to numerous postponements for high school sports teams across Hancock County.George Stevens Academy was supposed to host Deer Isle-Stonington in boys’ basketball and open its season against Ellsworth in swimming. Both events were postponed, and makeup dates have yet to be announced.The Ellsworth boys’ basketball game scheduled for Tuesday evening against Old Town has been rescheduled for 5:30 p.m. tomorrow, Dec. 13, prior to the girls’ game. The Bucksport boys’ basketball home game against Sumner has been rescheduled for 2 p.m. Dec. 27.Also postponed was the Mount Desert Island boys’ basketball team’s home game against Foxcroft. A new date for that game will be announced later.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textlast_img read more