A CONVICTED sex-offender caught wandering the corridors of a school in Ballygawley, dressed as a woman, has been jailed after a judge deemed this “a p
DRUG dealers are said to be “playing Russian Roulette” with young lives in Newtownstewart after three people were rendered unconscious following the c
A LOCAL man has described his relief that nobody was killed when a freak flood hit his family home near Pomeroy on Tuesday evening. Barry Morgan returned to the family home at Shanmaghry to the scene of devastation following the deluge which lasted just minutes. Seven puppies died and he battled successfully to save a […]
A COALISLAND minister, who is set to attend the Belfast Pride Festival at the weekend, has apologised to members of the LGBTQ+ community for how the church has treated them over the centuries. Reverend Andrew Rawding said he wanted to show his support for the gay community and gay marriage. The Church of Ireland […]
Community and social activitist PJ McClean from Beragh, who was also one of the Hooded Men tortured during internment, has died at the age of 85. Mr McClean passed away peacefully on Friday morning at his home surrounded by his wife Annie (nee Hackett) and his loving children. A statement from the family read, “During […]
THE air ambulance has been tasked to 71 emergency missions in Omagh and Fermanagh since it first took to the skies two years ago.
AN OMAGH man with Asperger’s syndrome fears lives could be lost after a string of arson attacks outside his home. Patrick Irwin, who lives on his own in an upstairs flat in Riverview Park, off Hospital Road, told the Herald he had been left feeling “very shaken” after the fifth incident in the last six […]
A NEW band of potential life-savers in Loughmacrory are ready and able to make a difference in an emergency.
A BABY had a very lucky escape when a brick was thrown at a car as it travelled along the Newell Road in Dungannon, as it slept in the back seat.
FERMANAGH and Omagh District Council (FODC) is to take the lead in setting up a new cross-border committee to intensify lobbying efforts for the stall