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Anderson memorial rededicated on 10-year anniversary

Anderson memorial rededicated on 10-year anniversary

“Buz, you’re a hero. You gave it all that day, did not pause or hesitate, and the lives were saved.”These words were sung by Kenneth...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Catch fireworks fever for the Fourth!

Catch fireworks fever for the Fourth!

Ready for Independence Day?Wellington will celebrate in style on Sunday, July 3 starting with its free “Olde Fashioned Ice Cream Social” c...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Convicted murderer leads police to body in Pittsfield

Convicted murderer leads police to body in Pittsfield

Human remains believed to be a missing Lorain man were discovered June 22 at a Pittsfield Township farm.Clarence Thomas disappeared in October 2002 af...

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |  


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 |  


Thousands who haven’t voted since 2008 now ineligible

Thousands who haven’t voted since 2008 now ineligible

People who haven’t voted since 2008 may be in for an unpleasant surprise on Election Day.At least 30,000 people who haven’t cast ballots a...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Final touches to underpass coming in July

Final touches to underpass coming in July

At long last, the Wellington underpass project will be absolutely, 100 percent, totally, completely done come July.“They’re very close to ...

June 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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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 |  


SOFTBALL: Tandarich’s bat on fire in 12-2 victory

SOFTBALL: Tandarich’s bat on fire in 12-2 victory

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseWhat a game! The Lady Dukes dismantled the Brookside Cardinals 12-2 on April 26. Rianna Rosecrans picked...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


PHOTOS: Track and field Goes the distance at Mapletown

PHOTOS: Track and field Goes the distance at Mapletown

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseEnjoy these photos from the Wellington Dukes’ weekend track and field meet at Mapleton. .neFileBlo...

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


Remember our place in the natural order

Remember our place in the natural order

In another miserable story about animals, a mama black bear was euthanized for protecting her cubs in the Valles Caldera National Preserve when a mara...

June 27th, 2016 |  


How do today’s sheep feel about the sheepdog?

How do today’s sheep feel about the sheepdog?

We have had a lot of tragedies recently. The senseless shooting of a up-and-coming singer, an alligator dragged away a small boy at a beach and almost...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Sure, it’s about ball — but also our rep

Sure, it’s about ball — but also our rep

“We did it!” my wife bubbled, high on Pepsi and jumping on the couch Sunday night as the Cleveland Cavaliers were crowned the NBA champion...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Looking forward to reunions, grilling

Looking forward to reunions, grilling

Our Class of 1964 70th birthday bash is coming up in July. We’ll have it at the Wellington Eagles — I can’t wait to see who all come...

June 17th, 2016 |  


Golf outing sponsors appreciated

To the editor:We would like to take this opportunity to thank the following sponsors for helping with our ninth annual golf outing: Allstate Insurance...

June 17th, 2016 |  


Does flag boycott hurt more than it helps?

Does flag boycott hurt more than it helps?

So the question is, what part of the mission of the Lorain County Board of Mental Health or the Community Foundation of Lorain County is dedicated to ...

June 16th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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 |  


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 |  


Hemlock Cottage searches for new location

Leaky floors, walls, and ceilings may force Hemlock Cottage Furniture to close its Wellington location.Business owner Blair Hodgson is trying to work ...

July 14th, 2015 |  


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