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Pavlik contract extended at Lorain County JVS

A five-year contract paying $115,153 annually was approved Feb. 16 for Jerry Pavlik, deputy superintendent of the Lorain County JVS.The new deal is ef...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Taking the training wheels off

Taking the training wheels off

Jonathan Delozier | Wellington EnterpriseThey say if you don’t like the weather in Ohio, wait a week — or in six-year-old Parker Bowman...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Concern grows over Wellington High students who choose the Lorain County JVS

More ninth and 10th-graders are choosing to attend the Lorain County JVS over Wellington High School, leaving the district searching for ways to rever...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Kids can have hands-on fun at Lorain County JVS

Kids can have hands-on fun at Lorain County JVS

Third-, fourth-, and fifth-graders are invited to Career Tech Saturday at the Lorain County JVS from 10 a.m. to noon on March 11.The career exploratio...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Friends gift $5K for Wellington Dukes athletic facilities

The Friends of Wellington Athletics recently made a $5,091 donation to the Wellington Schools.The money is earmarked to help with renovations and upgr...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Wellington chief Tim Barfield rejects new Ohio policing standards as ‘political’

Wellington chief Tim Barfield rejects new Ohio policing standards as ‘political’

New state guides for how police use force and hire officers just don’t work for smaller communities like Wellington and aren’t necessary t...

February 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Peters puts kibosh on Dukes’ Senior Night hopes

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Peters puts kibosh on Dukes’ Senior Night hopes

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Wildcats dampened the Dukes girls’ Senior Night on Feb. 15, rolling to a 46-38 win under the l...

February 20th, 2017 |  


BOYS BASKETBALL: Johnson brings home 1,000th point for Phoenix

BOYS BASKETBALL: Johnson brings home 1,000th point for Phoenix

Photos by Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaIt’s Donald Johnson’s court. Everybody else just plays on it. The Phoenix phenom passed 1,000 career...

February 15th, 2017 |  


BOYS BASKETBALL: Denney’s 29 points keep Dukes at bay

BOYS BASKETBALL: Denney’s 29 points keep Dukes at bay

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseTwo points — that’s all the Dukes boys were looking for Friday as the fourth quarter clock r...

February 14th, 2017 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fourth quarter comeback for Pirates

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fourth quarter comeback for Pirates

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Pirates were held in check with just four points in the first quarter Saturday against their Patriot...

February 14th, 2017 |  


WHS soccer standout commits to Tiffin

WHS soccer standout commits to Tiffin

Courtesy photoRachel Greene signs a letter of intent to continue playing soccer next year at the University of Tiffin. She and teammate Sam Sparks rep...

February 10th, 2017 |  


GIRLS BASKETBALL: No stopping Sam Sparks

GIRLS BASKETBALL: No stopping Sam Sparks

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseNeck-and-neck until the final quarter, Wellington finally blew past Black River late in the game Feb. 1 ...

February 7th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Hayeses celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

Hayeses celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

Sixty-five years ago, on Nov. 3rd of 1951, Maxine Merriman and the Rev. Dwight Hayes were united in marriage at Morgan Park Methodist Church in Chicag...

November 1st, 2016 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Preserve hunting decision was horrible

Helping Habitat for Humanity help more Ohioans

I’m a strong supporter of the work that Habitat for Humanity and their 55 affiliates do across Ohio. Habitat provides about 5,000 homeownership ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Trump is acting like a spoiled child

Trump is acting like a spoiled child

For President Donald Trump, it’s not just about power, it is the lack of absolute power.As most know, Trump grew up in privilege. He had a head ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


We didn’t used to live on junk food

We didn’t used to live on junk food

I hate to say this but it’s true: The United States has the most overweight people in the world.When was the last time your family sat together ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Johnson Amendment should be sacred

Johnson Amendment should be sacred

President Donald Trump wants to repeal the Johnson Amendment, which prohibits churches and other nonprofits from specifically endorsing political cand...

February 9th, 2017 |  


How Sunday’s game was (subtextually) about Trump

How Sunday’s game was (subtextually) about Trump

You’ve heard of art imitating life. Super Bowl LI was sports imitating politics.As I watched the Atlanta Falcons slowly lose their 28-3 third qu...

February 6th, 2017 |  


THEIR VIEW: No reason to take Phil’s prediction seriously

THEIR VIEW: No reason to take Phil’s prediction seriously

Sorry if this sounds curmudgeonly or counter to popular winter-bashing, but when Punxsutawney Phil predicts six more weeks of winter, the reaction ...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


New windows for Pizza House anniversary

New windows for Pizza House anniversary

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Wellington EnterpriseNew windows were put in above Pizza House at 106 South Main St. this past week in advance of its 50...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Concern grows over empty downtown stores

Concern grows over empty downtown stores

If downtown Wellington’s business district seems a bit quiet as of late, it isn’t a figment of your imagination.Twelve empty storefronts o...

July 18th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 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 |  


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 |  


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