This week's Westmeath Independent is now on the shelves and features 80 pages of the best local news, sports, features and photography coverage.
Our stories include:
* Deal struck for 560 new Athlone homes and associated link road
* Outpouring of sadness following fatal accident in Tubberclair
* Irish Water bins compulsory purchase plan for Lough Ree water supply
* Double honour for Athlone parade's Junior Marshal Daniel Berry (16)
* Council seeks more detail on cinema revamp proposals
* Local man's new crowdfunding appeal for cannabis treatment costs
* Community welcomes new debfibrillator at Moate Men's Shed
* TD claims woman was refused abortion in Ballinasloe
* Chicago of the 'Roaring Twenties' to be recreated on Athlone stage
* A special feature on the thriving community spirit in Rosemount
* PHOTO SPECIALS: Confirmation at Ballymore Church and the St Hilda's and Rehab Care 'One Love' show.
* Athlone Town get new season off to winning start
* Athlone Community College girls soccer team bidding for national cup final success in Sligo
* Jack Carty dedicates first Ireland cap to his late cousin Brian
All this and more is in this week's paper, which is out now. A digital copy can be purchased through the 'ePaper' link towards the top of this page.