NEWS


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Mock leaving as schools superintendent
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Court docs: Murder victim was drug informant
WFD on pace to pass 2015 record

WFD on pace to pass 2015 record

A jump in medical emergencies has put Wellington firefighters on record pace for calls.So far in 2016, they’ve been called out 286 times, which ...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Support sought for public transit upgrades

Support sought for public transit upgrades

That’s just how they roll.Lorain County has just four public bus routes, all in Elyria and Lorain, and just six buses. However, bus service woul...

July 25th, 2016 |  


New treasurer calls for school appraisal

New treasurer calls for school appraisal

How much is the Wellington school district worth?That’s the question new treasurer Tina Gabler asked the board of education July 19. She suggest...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


PHOTOS: At RNC, signs of the times

PHOTOS: At RNC, signs of the times

Photos by Evan Goodenow | Civitas MediaHere is what we saw July 20 outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, showing the political clim...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Beware the barber of Fleet Street

Beware the barber of Fleet Street

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Oberlin News Tribune“Sweeney Todd” will be presented by the Mad Factory through July 31 at Oberlin High Scho...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


New faces but familiar service at NAPA

New faces but familiar service at NAPA

If you need an oil change or new wiper blades, don’t let new ownership at NAPA Auto Parts on East Herrick Avenue deter you, says manager Debbie ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Powder-puff girls
SOFTBALL: Girls’ run ends at district semifinals, 6-3

SOFTBALL: Girls’ run ends at district semifinals, 6-3

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseA seventh inning rally Wednesday saw the Lady Dukes put up three runs, but Elyria Catholic ended the Wel...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Dukes runners hit the track in style

Dukes runners hit the track in style

The Lady Dukes took home sixth place in the 4x800 meter relay with a time of 11:56 and second place in the 4x200 meter relay. The girls fell 12 second...

May 17th, 2016 |  


SOFTBALL: 10-run terrors! Girls crush it on Senior Night

SOFTBALL: 10-run terrors! Girls crush it on Senior Night

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseSenior Olivia Bradstock struck out eight Longhorns batters Monday on her way to a 10-0 Senior Night shut...

May 10th, 2016 |  


Picking up steam, eyes on the title

Picking up steam, eyes on the title

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Dukes girls took down Black River in a 6-2 showing Friday. Enjoy these photos! .neFileBlock { margi...

May 10th, 2016 updated: May 10th, 2016. |  


BASEBALL: Senior Night victory for Dukes varsity boys

BASEBALL: Senior Night victory for Dukes varsity boys

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseCole Jerousek had five hits, all RBIs, in Wellington’s big win Friday over Black River. The Dukes ...

May 10th, 2016 |  


BASEBALL: Heartbreak in extra innings

BASEBALL: Heartbreak in extra innings

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseAn early 3-0 lead quickly soured April 26, when the Dukes boys found themselves tied up at 4-4 by the fo...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


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LIFE


A walk in the woods

A walk in the woods

I needed to stretch my legs.After too many hours at a desk, I needed to get away from the stress of the newspaper office, away from emails and phone c...

March 30th, 2016 |  


Bricks to be available as McCormick walls come down

Bricks to be available as McCormick walls come down

The walls are coming down and the old McCormick Middle School is almost gone.But next week you’ll be able to take home a piece of the old buildi...

March 18th, 2016 |  


Three advance to state management competition

Three advance to state management competition

Three Lorain County JVS students placed in the recent District 8 DECA competitions at the Tri-C East Campus in Cleveland.Marketing management students...

March 17th, 2016 |  


YMCA offers diabetes prevention program for our readers in Lorain County

Eighty-six million Americans have prediabetes and only nine million are aware of it, says the YMCA. Are you one of these people?If so, the YMCA is off...

January 14th, 2016 |  


JVS students recieve Best Student Drink award

JVS students recieve Best Student Drink award

A white mint DECA cocoa created by junior DECA students in the JVS marketing and management program won the Best Student Drink this month at the Zero ...

December 21st, 2015 |  


OPINION


Helpers came to the rescue

Helpers came to the rescue

I was out walking on Memorial Day and didn’t see an uneven sidewalk — and I fell on my face and left side.I tried to break my fall with my...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Festival brings memories of old theater days

Festival brings memories of old theater days

Once again I am in awe of Paul Moser and the Oberlin Summer Theater Festival.For several years now we have been graced with quality productions perfor...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Pokemon may be the medicine we need

Pokemon may be the medicine we need

I am playing Pokemon Go and I am not ashamed.Why? Because this has been a mess of a year so far, especially if you’re attuned to the news worldw...

July 19th, 2016 |  


THEIR VIEW: No-vacation nation strains workers, economy

If your idea of a vacation is watching a live-stream of the sun setting along the beach from an iPhone app, stand in line.Or, actually, sit behind a d...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Convention needs to be more than pep rally for GOP

The hugs, handshakes, and energizing sound bites that have become the hallmarks of national political conventions won’t be enough.The Republican...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Increased attendance at Cheese Festival

To the editor:Thank you for covering the 16th Annual Cheese Heritage Festival in Wellington this past weekend. We had beautiful weather and increased ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Concern grows over empty downtown stores

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 |  


Village tries to bridge gap in lineman pay

Village tries to bridge gap in lineman pay

Journeymen linemen working for Wellington will have the opportunity to earn a $2 per hour merit-based pay increase starting in January 2016.Village ma...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Scrubs by Lisa opens downtown

Scrubs by Lisa opens downtown

Local nurses, home-health aides, veterinarians, and others who wear scrubs will no longer have to drive long distances to buy them after Aug. 5.Lisa M...

July 21st, 2015 |  


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