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Laois

a county of central Republic of Ireland, in Leinster province: formerly boggy but largely reclaimed for agriculture. County town: Portlaoise. Pop.: 58 774 (2002). Area: 1719 sq. km (664 sq. miles)
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Laois fired four wides in the opening minutes but didn't miss once in the second half.
Laois opened brightly through Cha Dwyer, but were quickly in arrears, with a quartet of Neil McManus scores helping the visitors to a 0-4 to 0-1 lead after 12 minutes,.
Major organization : LAOIS AND OFFALY EDUCATION AND TRAINING BOARD
Avacancy has arisen in the O'Moore County following last week's decision by Liam Kearns to step down after a two year stint in the Laois hot seat.
Conor Meredith's 32nd minute goal was crucial as Laois advanced to a Round 2A qualifier clash with Clare next weekend on a 1-11 to 1-10 scoreline.
Laois have won both previous meetings by six points so surely it's a foregone conclusion?
Now, Kildare are looking down on Laois in the league from Division One to Division Four as they prepare to meet again in Tullamore on Sunday.
Cheddar Plunkett's Laois were shaping up as the summer's breakthrough team after their quarter-final win over Offaly.
Another plus for Laois is the return of Colm Begley from Aussie Rules.
Laois boss Peter Creedon was delighted his side claimed such a fine victory after a League campaign that saw them relegated to Division Four.
Tenders are invited for Laois County Council (Lcc) Environment Section Is Seeking Quotations For The Provision Of 4 No.
But it clearly did as Laois powered to their fourth straight qualifier victory to take their spot in the All-Ireland quarter-finals.