Portarlington's Text Alert Group committee is urging members who want to continue to received alerts about possible criminal activity in their area to pay their annual subscription fee.
In a notice to the community in the Laois / Offaly town, the committee thanked those that have paid their annual subscription fee of €10. However, it says there are some still outstanding.
The group issued a final reminder to people who wish to continue receiving text alert messages.
"Port Text Alert Group carries out a very important role in supporting the Gardaí to prevent criminal activity in our rural community. So, by paying your annual subscription you can ensure it will continue to function as a valuable asset to our community," said the committee.
Existing and new members can pay or sign by dropping or post your fee, along with your details, into the Loveport office, Portarlington Community Centre Link Road Portarlington. Contact 0858568801.
Port Text Alert Committee thanked members for all of the support to date.