Wednesday is Westmeath Independent day! In this week's packed 44-page paper in shops now, check out:
*As Pope Benedict prepares to depart, one local is offering the famous Popemobile for hire!
*Mystery surrounding an explosion in Cornamagh at the weekend.
*Second knife-point robbery at a Roscommon road filling station.
*Walderstown community comes together for fundraiser in support of teenager undergoing cancer treatment.
*Read our special feature on two local polio survivors who tell their poignant stories to Adrian Cusack.
*Full-page picture special of Our Lady's Bower production of 'Hairspray'.
*In sport, check out our two-page coverage of the Westmeath Independent/Hodson Bay Sports Awards 2012 last Friday.
*Ahead of the big match on Sunday, our three-page special profiles St Brigid's chances of getting one over titans, Crossmaglen, in the All-Ireland Club Semi-Final.
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