The school caretaker had placed a statue of the Virgin Mary on a May altar. Photograph: iStock

A school caretaker called a teacher a “disgrace” as he attempted to remove a statue of the Virgin Mary from the main entrance. In the altercation on (...)

South Tipperary General Hospital now offers free apples  thanks to Richard Kennedy. Photograph: John D Kelly

An apple a day keeps the doctor away, or so they say. Well, that’s not quite the intention of fitness expert Richard Kennedy, but if it helps to educa(...)

Killarney Legion’s James O’Donoghue celebrates James O’Sullivan’s equalising point against South Kerry in last week’s drawn Kerry SFC final. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Matches Sunday at 2.0 unless stated Munster club SFC semi-finals Clonmel Commercials (Tipperary) v Miltown Malbay (Clare), Clonmel Sportsfield (...)

Anita Harvey and  Barry Noone were married in the bride’s local church, St Caimin’s in Mountshannon. Photograph: Charlie McGeever

Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories .We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabulous weddin(...)