• First Communion
Congratulations to the following children from Carrick NS, Ballinlough and Ballinlough NS who received their First Communion in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Ballinlough on Sunday, May 9th. Carrick NS: Danika Gallagher, Elaine Neary, Emma Waldron, Niamh Grennan, Claire Grennan, Sarah Flynn, Martin O’Gara, David Freyne, Cian Cunningham, Darren Maloney, Stephen O’Connor, Padraic Connolly, Owen Fraughen, Daniel MacDermott, Ronan Murphy, Josh Piercey. Ballinlough NS: Josef Loughran. Following their First Communion a special party in their honour was held in the Parochial Hall, Ballinlough to celebrate the occasion. Many thanks were expressed to the parents, teachers, the Parish Priest and pupils for all their involvement in preparing the children for their First Communion and to the parents of last year’s First Communicants for organising the party for the children.
• Inter Schools GAA
Carrick NS had another fine win in the three to four teacher school GAA tournament. Carrick NS have now beaten Lisacul NS, Tarmon NS and Castleplunkett NS. Carrick NS are now into the last sixteen of the school league. Good luck and keep it up. Parents please support.
• Hill of Kiltullagh
The annual pilgrimage to the Hill of Kiltullagh will take place on Sunday, May 30th with Mass at 4 p.m.