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BLACK RIVER HIGH SCHOOL HONOR ROLL

Honor rolls for the third quarter of the 2017-2018 academic year at Black River High School have been announced:Distinguished Honor Roll (GPA of 3.8 a...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Four hospitalized after snowy New Russia crash

Three vehicles piled up during a mid-morning snow flurry Tuesday in New Russia Township, sending several people to the hospital and shutting down Rt. ...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Elyria man killed in dawn crash

An Elyria man was killed in an early Tuesday crash near Pittsfield Township’s notorious S-curve.Gary Thompson, 71, was alone in a 2004 Chevy Mal...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Carnival sets new donation record

Carnival sets new donation record

Now in its seventh year, the Dukes Pride Carnival is set to welcome all from 9 a.m. to noon this Saturday at Wellington High School.A free breakfast w...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Best of Show goes to Mariast

Best of Show goes to Mariast

Samantha Mariast of Wellington was awarded Best of Show this past weekend at the Professional Photographers of Ohio’s Annual Art Exhibit in Dubl...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Grand Funk, Neal McCoy coming to fair

Grand Funk, Neal McCoy coming to fair

Get ready to get funky.Grand Funk Railroad will headline the 2018 Lorain County Fair with a groovy classic rock concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 2...

April 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


SOFTBALL: Batter up! Wellington rules 13-0

SOFTBALL: Batter up! Wellington rules 13-0

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseMakaylin Moore led the hit parade Friday with a home run and five RBIs as the Dukes girls crushed Clearv...

April 9th, 2018 |  


SOFTBALL: 12-point blowout for Dukes

SOFTBALL: 12-point blowout for Dukes

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseDukes pitcher Rianna Rosecrans recorded a win Monday, helping to lift Wellington in a 17-5 offensive sho...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


BASEBALL: Dukes shut out Pirates 5-0

BASEBALL: Dukes shut out Pirates 5-0

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseBen Bliss was the winning pitcher Monday as the Dukes opened their Patriot Athletic Conference baseball ...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


BASEBALL: Dukes hunt another sectional berth

BASEBALL: Dukes hunt another sectional berth

With a host of returning starters from last season’s 17-9 team, 15th-year Wellington Dukes baseball coach Roger Sasack thinks now is the time to...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


SOFTBALL: Damiano-Diermyer combo ready to roll

SOFTBALL: Damiano-Diermyer combo ready to roll

The Dukes’ run was cut short in a Division III sectional final 1-0 loss last year to Oberlin, but coach Duane Sunagel and his Dukes are hoping f...

April 2nd, 2018 |  


A flurry of hoops awards for WHS

A basketball season full of impressive accomplishments by both Wellington High School varsity squads has garnered a number of accolades.Dan Gundert an...

March 29th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season runs deep in Lorain County, warmer weather alters usual timeline

Maple syrup season usually encompasses the month of March, but warmer temperatures this year moved up that timeline for manufacturers in Lorain County...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


WHS singer Bryce Wylie performs in New York City, thanks Wellington for fundraising efforts

WHS singer Bryce Wylie performs in New York City, thanks Wellington for fundraising efforts

Dreams came true for Wellington High School choir singer Bryce Wylie Feb. 5 when he performed in New York City as part of the 2017 High School Honors ...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Let the syrup flow!

Let the syrup flow!

Courtesy photoThree-year-old Connor McCall, son of Sam and Danielle McCall of Wakeman and grandson of Bud and Sherry George of Wellington, helps colle...

February 21st, 2017 |  


PHOTOS: ‘Miracle on 34th Street’

PHOTOS: ‘Miracle on 34th Street’

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Wellington EnterpriseThe Wellington High School drama club performed its rendition of “Miracle on 34th Street̶...

November 21st, 2016 |  


What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Civitas MediaWe traveled to schools in Amherst, Oberlin, and Wellington to ask students what they are grateful for this ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


OPINION


In memory of a true hero

In memory of a true hero

Author’s note: I actually wrote this column in July 2014 about my friend Marty Lancaster but did not want to publish it during her lifetime. Thi...

April 19th, 2018 |  


A phone call from the past

A phone call from the past

I can’t wait for the constant rain to go away and for it to turn warm all the time. The first summer food I’ll make is my macaroni salad &...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Swenski is best for the job

To the editor:As someone who has been a part of this community my whole life and has served in it for many years, I would like to think I know the peo...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Mental health services crucial for county

To the editor:Through our collective work advocating for those impacted by mental illness, members of the Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coali...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Vote yes on Issue 1

To the editor:The abysmal voter turnout in primary elections puts our democracy at risk. Less than half of registered voters participate, yet they hav...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Could you pass the test?

Could you pass the test?

The least difficult step an immigrant must take to become a naturalized United States citizen is to show a baseline knowledge of our history, governme...

April 12th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Former Superette building declared unsafe

The former Superette building at 215 North Main St. has been declared a serious hazard for occupancy by village officials.A study by the Poggemeyer De...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Inner Circle to reopen after outpouring

Inner Circle to reopen after outpouring

Inner Circle Personal Fitness will stay open in Wellington after all.The gym opened in 2010 but shuttered its doors at the end of November. Owner Joe ...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Wellington Implement setting up second location

After 51 years in business at its current location, Ashland Implement will close at the end of the year.Located on Cleveland Avenue in Ashland, the ag...

December 18th, 2017 |  


Farm & Home expands to into Ashland

Farm & Home Hardware is branching out from Wellington after 57 years in business with the purchase of another family owned store in Ashland.The ac...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Students get Manufacturing Day tour at EMC

Students get Manufacturing Day tour at EMC

A tour of EMC Precision in Elyria gave Lorain County JVS juniors some valuable insight Oct. 6 on Manufacturing Day.Students from the computerized desi...

October 9th, 2017 |  


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