THE Red Alert weather warning issued by Met Eireann has forced a number of Limerick schools to confirm that they are to close on Thursday. Following a direction from the Department of Education and Skills that closures were to be decided upon locally, it is understood that the following schools have indicated that they will be closed;Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Christ the King boys school, Caherdavin;Scoil Mhuire Banríon na hÉireann, Caherdavin,Carnane NS.Caherline NS;Gaelcholáiste Luimnigh,Scoil Carmel,Parteen NS,Knockea primary school,Gaelscoil Sheoirse Clancy,Southill;Desmond College, NCW;Presentation NS,Salesian primary, Fernbank;Crecora NS,St Nessans Community College,Ballybrown NS;Colaiste Chiarain, Croom;Colaiste Mhuire, Askeaton;St Patrick’s Boys NS, Dublin Road;Scoil Dean Cussen, Bruff;Cappamore NS,Croagh NS,Colaiste Ide agus Iosef, Abbeyfeale;Mungret NS,An Mhodhscoil,SMI secondary School, NCW;Laurel Hill Colaiste, SCR;St Brigids,St Nessans,Salesians Pallaskenry,St Mary’s,St Patricks Girls NS,Monaleen NS,Kilfinane NS,Ardpatrick NS,Patrickswell NS,Glenbrohane NS,Foynes NS,St Nessans, Mungret;Crescent College Comprehensive,Killmallock NS,Milford NS,JFK, Ennis Road;Shauntrade NS, Adare;Scoil na Trionoide Naofa, Doon;Colaiste Iósaef, Kilmallock;Manister NS and Donoughmore NS. Twitter Advertisement Print Email WhatsApp Linkedin Facebook Previous articleLimerick on Red Alert weather warningNext articlePublic appeal to help locate missing woman Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie NewsLimerick schools close over Rachel’s Red AlertBy Staff Reporter – January 14, 2015 700
Patricia R. Cooper, of Brookville, was born on February 12, 1955 in Connersville, Indiana, the daughter of Ray E. and Thelma K. Schomber Cooper. She was the former owner of Ye Olde Shack in Brookville. She loved her family, her house, her cats and nature. Patricia’s family will remember as her as the “best Mom there ever could be.” She passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the age of 62. Those surviving who will honor Patricia’s memory include her son, Donald (Ana) Poling of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; one brother, Tom Cooper of West Chester, OH; newphews, Thomas R. Cooper of Liberty, Cory Cooper of Owensville, OH, and Dalton Cooper of West Chester, OH. She is also survived by several other relatives and many friends. Patricia was preceded in death by her parents. Friends and family may visit from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home, 929 Main Street, Brookville. Burial will immediately follow in Maple Grove Cemetery. Memorial donations can be directed to the Franklin County Humane Society or to the American Heart Association. To sign the online guestbook or to leave a personal condolence, please visit www.cookrosenberger.com. The staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Patricia Cooper.
The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has stated that the Government will support the National Sports Authority to put together Inter-Districts Sports competitions in 2020 to help the nation discover more sporting talents for future assignments like the 2020 Olympic Games.The plan was captured in the 2020 Budget Statement and Economic Policy which was read on the floor of Ghana’s Parliament on Wednesday.The Minister did not give further details of the competitions but it is expected that the National Sports Authority will be at the forefront of handling these events in conjunction with the various districts.In addition to the competition, the budget also indicated that the NSA will hold a bi-annual congress that will seek to draw up plans and strategies for sports development at the district and regional levels.Also, the NSA will be tasked to support the districts and regions so that they will be better equipped to play their roles in the area of sports development.