NEWS


9:22 am
Updated: 9:23 am. |    
Despite meetings, no vote on school board vacancy
Despite meetings, no vote on school board vacancy

Despite meetings, no vote on school board vacancy

The search for a new Wellington school board member to replace Lois Wulfhoop will last at least one more week.Despite special executive sessions Sunda...

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


EPA loan sought to replace water storage tank

EPA loan sought to replace water storage tank

It’s time to replace Wellington’s ground water storage tank and modernize its raw water pumping station controls, according to water super...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Relay for Life merges to one county event

The village’s biggest cancer charity fundraiser has been cancelled as part of an American Cancer Society move to merge its Relay for Life events...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Uniform allowances, testing costs hurt police budget

Uniform allowances, testing costs hurt police budget

Cost of equipment and new training standards are stretching the Wellington police department’s bottom line, chief Tim Barfield recently told vil...

September 20th, 2016 |  


POLICE REPORTS

• Sept. 9 at 10:12 p.m.: Brenda Biddinger, 45, of Nova, was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, BAC over .08, and failing to obe...

September 20th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


9:13 am |    
McLean scores in 2-1 loss
Huge numbers in Pirates-Raiders shoot-out

Huge numbers in Pirates-Raiders shoot-out

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseCorey Bartolic racked up 143 rushing yards and Riley Gibbs added another 120 to the Pirates’ tally...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Del Campo hard-pressed against Warriors

Del Campo hard-pressed against Warriors

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Warriors tore up the field last Wednesday with five first-half goals to take out the Dukes boys 5-0....

September 26th, 2016 |  


Warriors win all three sets

Warriors win all three sets

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseA hard loss was served up to the Wellington Dukes last Thursday in varsity volleyball action at home aga...

September 26th, 2016 |  


GIRLS SOCCER: An evenly-matched PAC battle

GIRLS SOCCER: An evenly-matched PAC battle

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseZoe Simmons knocked one in early Saturday to give Firelands a 1-0 advantage in girls varsity soccer acti...

September 19th, 2016 |  


BOYS SOCCER: Falcons take 2-0 win over Dukes

BOYS SOCCER: Falcons take 2-0 win over Dukes

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseFirst half goals by Michael Douzos and Patrick Brightbill gave the Firelands Falcons a 2-0 win over Well...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Pirates blast out three wins over Dukes

Pirates blast out three wins over Dukes

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseBlack River stole the show Sept. 15 in varsity volleyball action at Wellington, but that didn’t st...

September 19th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


10:37 am
Updated: 10:40 am. |    
50 YEARS: Sarah and Charles West
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 |  


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 |  


OPINION


1:56 pm
Updated: 1:59 pm. |    
Is this election worth the culture war?

Friends thankful to fundraising partners

To the editor:Vendors and craft-lovers alike enjoyed the 34th annual Harvest of the Arts this Sunday. The Harvest is the major fundraiser for the Frie...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Turtle recipes have fallen out of vogue

Turtle recipes have fallen out of vogue

I wish I would’ve watched my mom make her turtle soup since my boss got a couple of large ones and asked me if I knew how to cook them.My mom wo...

September 19th, 2016 |  


State report cards are broken and it feels intentional

State report cards are broken and it feels intentional

Just try picking apart this year’s state report cards. I dare you.I’ve been trying for days to analyze the often nonsensical, convoluted w...

September 19th, 2016 updated: September 19th, 2016. |  


EpiPen’s soaring price leaves some buyers feeling sick

Disturbingly, the biggest back-to-school expense for some families this season might not be new clothes or even a laptop computer, but rather the cost...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Protecting Ohio students from for-profit scams

Protecting Ohio students from for-profit scams

For too long, bad actors in the for-profit college sector have been allowed to prey on students, leaving them unable to secure the good-paying jobs th...

September 13th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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


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 |  


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