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Three Charged With Offaly Murder

Three men have been charged with the murder of 64-year-old Thomas Dooley in Co Offaly. earlier this year.

James Davy (23), of Thornhill Meadows, Celbridge, Co Kildare; Sean Davy (20), of Clonmullen Drive and Matthew Cummins (20), of Churchview Heights, both in Edenderry, Co Offaly appeared before Tullamore District Court this morning. 44 more words


Re-work Wednesday 46

Ok so after no takers on last weeks challenge, I have had to choose an image myself for this weeks Re-work. And here it is the delapidated yet striking ruin that is Blundell Castle. 228 more words


Monasteroris, Edenderry, Co. Offaly


Situated about 1km from Edenderry on the road to Rhode is a 14th century Franciscan Abbey and Graveyard, and but for the sign below you might miss it. 527 more words

Haunted Ireland: The four haunted castles of County Offaly

What do “Ghost Hunters,” “Scariest Places on Earth” and President Obama have in common? Why the spooky county of Offaly of course!

These four castles in The Faithful County have been visited by some of television’s most famous paranormal investigators… 818 more words


Sole Support: An Offaly Mother's Efforts to Keep Her Son, 1861

In August 1861, Orderly Sergeant John Kennedy of the 10th Ohio Infantry wrote a letter home to his mother from western Virginia. Although now a soldier, the 22-year-old from Dunkerrin, Co. 1,356 more words

Irish American Civil War


If you regard Offaly as a quiet and unassuming place you would be wrong! Four of the most haunted places in Ireland lie within the boundaries of this Midlands county.  27 more words


Offaly hurling final build up: St.Rynagh’s vs Kilcormac/Killoughey

O’ Connor Park Tullamore is the place to be Sunday October 19th, as the culmination of the Molloy Environmental Systems Offaly Senior hurling championship final sees St.Rynagh’s taking on 2012 Leinster club champions Kilcormac/Killoughey. 305 more words