NEWS


10:23 am |    
McKee places 9th in Ohio

Bed bug found on JVS student

A single bed bug was found on a student’s book bag at the Lorain County JVS on Thursday, prompting the school to conduct an immediate campus-wid...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Christmas trees can outlast the season

Christmas trees can outlast the season

Christmas tree buyers are looking for spruces and firs that will last beyond the holiday season, some area lot owners say.Steve McCann, manager of the...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Super candidates make pitches

Super candidates make pitches

Transparency, adapting to the times, and rebuilding lost trust were shared ideals touched upon by three finalists for the job of Wellington Schools su...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Official results: Clinton won LC, barely

Official results: Clinton won LC, barely

There’s a little less red in the political pigment of Lorain County than was showing on Election Night.It turns out Hillary Clinton won here, if...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Man pushed through Main Street window in scuffle

Man pushed through Main Street window in scuffle

A fight among bar patrons early Sunday morning led to a man being pushed through the front window of Main Street Wellington’s office.The alterca...

November 29th, 2016 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Nov. 18 at 12:12 p.m.: Robert Tucker Jr., 61, of Wellington, was arrested on a warrant through the Ashland County Sheriff’s Office.̶...

November 29th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Cold opening for Lady Dukes at Rittman

Cold opening for Lady Dukes at Rittman

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Wellington Dukes girls opened the basketball season Friday with a 51-29 loss to the Smithville Smith...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Firelands winter sports schedules

Boys Basketball• Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at home vs. Rittman• Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at Brookside• Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. at Hillsdale•...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


GIRLS HOOPS: Sparks and Diermyer to lead turn-around season

Second-year coach Nathan Morris hopes to lead his Wellington Dukes girls to continued improvement on the hardwood. But that will have to come through ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


BOYS HOOPS: Dukes’ strengths are size and power

As his team comes off a 13-10 season full of promise and potential, Wellington Dukes boys basketball coach Dan Gundert knows the journey is just begin...

November 21st, 2016 updated: November 21st, 2016. |  


BOYS HOOPS: New possibilities after district championship win

A Division III Wooster District championship last season might just be the beginning for coach Kurt Russell and this Oberlin Phoenix team.They finishe...

November 21st, 2016 updated: November 21st, 2016. |  


FOOTBALL: Pirates tossed overboard at regionals

FOOTBALL: Pirates tossed overboard at regionals

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe postseason run has ended for the Black River Pirates, who were handed a 30-0 shutout loss Saturday b...

November 15th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


2:03 pm |    
What are you thankful for?
60 YEARS: Charles and Frances Zacharias

60 YEARS: Charles and Frances Zacharias

Courtesy photoCharles and Frances Zacharias have celebrated their 60th anniversary. They were married by the Rev. R.C. Brandt on Sunday, Aug. 19, 1956...

October 17th, 2016 |  


50 YEARS: Sarah and Charles West

50 YEARS: Sarah and Charles West

A card shower will be held Saturday, Aug. 20 in honor of the 50th wedding anniversary of Sarah and Charles West of Wellington.The happy couple was joi...

August 15th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |  


ENGAGEMENT: Laura Pycraft and Edward Saunders

ENGAGEMENT: Laura Pycraft and Edward Saunders

Michael and Heidi Pycraft of Wellington and Sherry Gwyn of Sanford, N.C., have announced the engagement of their children, Laura Beth Pycraft and Edwa...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Summer concert series coming to Wellington gazebo

Main Street Wellington’s free summer concerts series will run from June 10 to Aug. 12 with performances starting at 7 p.m. on Fridays at the dow...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


PHOTOS! Dukes show off their school pride at annual carnival

PHOTOS! Dukes show off their school pride at annual carnival

Photos by Randy Meyers | Wellington EnterpriseThe 5th Annual Duke Pride Carnival was held Saturday at Wellington High School, featuring a free breakfa...

April 25th, 2016 |  


GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY: Paul and Sharon Johnson

GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY: Paul and Sharon Johnson

Paul and Sharon (Fowler) Johnson are celebrating 50 years together today.They met in Grand Rapids, Mich., where Paul was a college student and Sharon ...

April 15th, 2016 |  


OPINION


11:13 am |    
Aries, the Ram, rides high
The four Trump tape possibilities

The four Trump tape possibilities

In my last column, I asked whether there was a tipping point for voters who supported Donald Trump. I remain flabbergasted that the “Access Holl...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Memories of Christmases past

Memories of Christmases past

It’s snowing as I write this, but only on and off. What do we expect? It’s that time of the year — time to snuggle up in a warm blan...

November 28th, 2016 |  


This isn’t political discourse, this is rage-sharing

This isn’t political discourse, this is rage-sharing

Some backlash against Oberlin, where 90 percent of voters sided with Hillary Clinton on Election Day, was expected.I left our newsroom a couple of hou...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Trump could be transformational

To the editor:President-elect Trump was an unstoppable juggernaut, though Hillary Clinton got almost two million more votes than he. Trump will be in ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Let’s make holiday comfort food

Let’s make holiday comfort food

I have been asked by a lovely lady for a cream puff recipe and I’ve found three different ones for her to try. One even comes with a custard fil...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Working to deliver results

Working to deliver results

The campaign season is finally over. It was spirited this year and the ads were nonstop. And most of us probably won’t miss it.I’m gratefu...

November 21st, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


12:08 pm
Updated: 12:08 pm. |    
Concern grows over empty downtown stores

Have fun… but know your fireworks rules

There’s the old joke: Independence Day is the holiday when we show how much we love our country by blowing up a small part of it.No doubt firewo...

June 24th, 2016 |  


TOUR: At Green Circle Growers, orchids are all the rage

TOUR: At Green Circle Growers, orchids are all the rage

It’s nearly Easter, and at Green Circle Growers that means lilies.The massive greenhouse operation at the crossroads of US 20 and Rt. 511 produc...

March 15th, 2016 |  


Wellington’s Harrison Ford named top Featherlite dealer for 2015 sales

Wellington’s Harrison Ford named top Featherlite dealer for 2015 sales

Harrison Ford of Wellington has been named the top Featherlite dealer in overall sales for 2015.In addition to being the recipient of the Featherlite ...

December 4th, 2015 updated: December 4th, 2015. |  


Win a ‘The Force Awakens’ toy in Main Street Wellington raffle

Love Star Wars? You can win a remote-controlled BB-8 droid being raffled to benefit Main Street Wellington.Tickets are $5 each or five for $20. They m...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Everything old is new again at Bows -n- Britches

Everything old is new again at Bows -n- Britches

If you’re looking for anything from baby clothes to board games and everything in between, Nicole LaFleur’s new shop might be the place fo...

September 1st, 2015 |  


New business caters to elderly movers

New business caters to elderly movers

Advocating on behalf of the elderly was one of Dee Mele’s main objectives when she became a member of the National Association of Senior Move Ma...

July 24th, 2015 |  


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