War memorial name tribute
The name of a former Rathfriland man who died serving in the First World War is to be added to a War Memorial.
Woman shot in hip as she stood in street
An 18 year old Rathfriland man who shot a woman on the hip with an airsoft pellet gun, has appeared before the local court charged with assault.
Banned for six months
Siobhan Keys from St. Patrick's Villas, was also charged with having no vehicle test certificate and driving unaccompanied.
'Fifth highest' rates rise comes under fresh fire
Banbridge District Council has come under fresh fire for its recent rates hike after it emerged as the fifth highest increase among the province's 26 local authorities.
Drove through a police checkpoint
A disqualified driver who drove on the wrong side of the road and drove through a police checkpoint without stopping, was sentenced at last week's Banbridge Magistrates Court.
Collapsed road still under repair
EMERGENCY repairs on a collapsed road between Warrenpoint and Rostrevor are continuing, although the road partially re-opened on Friday night to single file traffic.
Major investment for the district's roads network
Around 420,000 is being invested in the road network in the Banbridge area over the next eight weeks, Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy has announced.
Rathfriland group is seeking new members
Rathfriland Regeneration are on the look out for new members who have a keen interest in organising and promoting community events.