Victim critical following bludgeoned attack

Posted On Jun 4 2021 by

first_imgNewsBreaking newsVictim critical following bludgeoned attackBy Staff Reporter – November 21, 2014 739 Print Facebook WhatsApp Twitter Linkedincenter_img Andrew [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up A LIMERICK man is recovering in hospital following a brutal attack in the county last Wednesday.The 26-year-old victim was set upon by a number of men at 11pm on Wednesday night last in Ashe Crescent, Gortboy in Newcastle West and suffered a number of injuries.It is believed that the brutal attack was carried out with a blunt weapon, before the assailants left the area in a red coloured car.The injured man was taken to University Hospital Limerick after the alarm was raised by locals and there he remains in the Intensive Care Unit where his condition is said to be criticalGardai have been unable to interview him yet and officers have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.“We are anxious to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact us at at Newcastle West Garda Station on (069) 20650,” said Superintendnet Tom O’Connor.“We believe the culprits may have left the area in a red coloured car.”Detectives are still working to establish a motive for the attack. Email Advertisement Previous articleBuilding work starts on €25million Limerick developmentNext articleNaughton re-elected as chairman of FAI National League Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ielast_img read more


Ebenezer pastor to close leadership conference

Posted On May 24 2021 by

first_img Ebenezer pastor to close leadership conference Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Rev. Raphael G. Warnock, pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, will be the keynote speaker at the closing luncheon for the 11th annual Leadership Conference Celebrating African-American History Month at noon Saturday in the Trojan Center Ballroom on the campus of Troy University.Warnock has served as pastor of the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church since 2005.“Ebenezer Baptist Church is known worldwide as the spiritual home of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,” said Shelia Jackson, Conference public relations chair. Rev. Warnock served as youth pastor at Sixth Avenue Baptist Church in Birmingham, as associate pastor at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, and as senior pastor at Douglas Memorial Community Church in Baltimore. By Jaine Treadwell Print Article Email the author Latest Stories Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Book Nook to reopen Published 11:08 pm Tuesday, January 31, 2012 Warnock has been active in the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS. He was listed as one of “Thirty Leaders of the Future” by Ebony Magazine and as one of “Twenty to Watch” by the African American Pulpit Journal.Warnock holds a bachelor’s degree from Morehouse College and three graduate degrees, including a Ph.D., from Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He is a graduate of the Leadership Program sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee and a graduate of the Summer Leadership Institute of Harvard University.The Leadership Conference Celebrating African-American History Month will be Friday and Saturday at Troy University.The Conference will kick off at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Trojan Center Theater with the keynote address by Dr. Randel Pinkett, winner of season four of “The Apprentice.” Sponsored Content Skip Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Leadership workshops will be held Saturday morning at the Trojan Center.Pike County Commissioner Homer Wright is serving as chair of this year’s conference.Tonya Terry, anchor of WSFA-TV’s “Today in Alabama” and “WSFA 12 News at Noon,” will serve as emcee for the event.Registration for the 2012 Leadership Conference at Troy University is $30 for adults and $15 for university students and includes the Saturday luncheon.To register for the conference, visit http://troy.troy.edu/leadershipconference/ or contact Barbara Patterson at 334-670-3204 or Jackson at 334-670-2283. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… “Rev. Warnock has been active in defending voting rights and is well known for his innovative urban ministries.”Warnock’s “Cutting Thru Crisis,” which is a barbershop ministry has received national acclaim,” Jackson said.“Rev. Warnock is known for taking the message where the people are,” Jackson said. “He conducted a series of Bible studies at a car wash.” By The Penny Hoarder You Might Like ‘Apprentice’ winner to open leadership conference An entrepreneur who gained national recognition on the popular reality TV show “The Apprentice” will kick off the 11th annual… read more Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more


Milan Basketball Time Change

Posted On Sep 24 2020 by

first_imgThe Milan Boys Basketball game time on Friday the 24th has changed a bit due to travel issues.  We will start the JV Game at 6:30 instead of 6:00 and then the varsity will follow.We will introduce the senior swimmers at half time of the JV game and then have senior introductions for Band, Cheer and Boys basketball in-between games.  The Elem Show choir will sing the National Anthem before the start of the varsity game and the Tribettes will perform a 10 min show at the varsity half.Courtesy of Milan AD Jon Prifogle.last_img read more