NEWS


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Family gathers to remember hero colonel

Second Amendment isn’t going anywhere

To the editor:The Supreme Court ruled in 2008 that the Second Amendment protects an individual’s right to possess a firearm unconnected with ser...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Time to clear snow, Charlie Brown

Time to clear snow, Charlie Brown

“Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown!”The Peanuts icon will travel all over Lorain County this holiday season, painted on the blade of an Ohio ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


LORAIN COUNTY JVS HONOR ROLL

First quarter honor roll standings have been announced for Lorain County JVS students. It recognizes those who have achieved a 3.5 or higher GPA for t...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Report: Few voters despite Wellington council race

Report: Few voters despite Wellington council race

Polling stations weren’t exactly busy during the November election, with only 23.56 percent of Wellington voters weighing in.Just 741 turned out...

November 10th, 2017 updated: November 10th, 2017. |  


ELECTION: Marsy’s law passes, drug pricing fails

A sweeping victory for victims’ rights was delivered Tuesday with the passage of State Issue 1.“Marsy’s Law” amendmends the Oh...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Black River levy renewal passes

Voters approved a 7.8-mill operating levy renewal for Black River Schools on Tuesday, ensuring 12 percent of the district’s annual budget throug...

November 7th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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FOOTBALL: Black River advances to regional finals
BOYS SOCCER: Shoot-out heartbreaker ends season

BOYS SOCCER: Shoot-out heartbreaker ends season

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseTied 1-1 going into extra time, the Dukes were looking for any edge they could find Saturday against the...

October 24th, 2017 |  


FOOTBALL: Nail-biter for Black River

FOOTBALL: Nail-biter for Black River

Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Pirates edged the Falcons 27-25 on Friday, holding on despite a late 19-yard pass from Firelands’ Michae...

October 24th, 2017 |  


FOOTBALL: Cardinals deliver 41-19 stomping

FOOTBALL: Cardinals deliver 41-19 stomping

“Defense, get down low!” and “No penalties!” were the catch phrases of Wellington football coaches at Friday’s game agai...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


GIRLS SOCCER: PAC champs ready to take on foes

GIRLS SOCCER: PAC champs ready to take on foes

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseAlaine Bremke, Faith Alley, Emma Horoschak, and Victoria Horoschak posted goals Saturday to lift Welling...

October 16th, 2017 |  


BOYS SOCCER: Now on to the playoffs

BOYS SOCCER: Now on to the playoffs

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseWellington’s boys lost 3-1 to Brookside on Saturday, which was Senior Night. Now the third-seeded ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


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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 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Hospitality was appreciated

A somber month, a bold plan

A somber month, a bold plan

November is a sad month for me because it’s the anniversary of the death of my beloved husband Phillip and my daughter Sherri’s birthday. ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


The Period of Great Sadness

The Period of Great Sadness

And just like that it was over.The thing of it is, it was so unexpected, so improbable, so stunning that no one was prepared. This past fall it was a ...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Bump Bailey, Birdie, and betrayal

Bump Bailey, Birdie, and betrayal

We lost our beloved dogs — Petey, the handsome pit bull mix, and Sky, our semi-famous and talkative greyhound — within a month of each oth...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Stories of three veterans’ sacrifices

Stories of three veterans’ sacrifices

I see the face of war, the one who went for me; the soldier, sailor, airman, the one who served for me. The flash of exploding bombs, the crack of gun...

November 1st, 2017 |  


The battle does not end once home

Fifty years ago, gratitude was in short supply among many segments of the American public.Heroes returned from Vietnam and were discouraged from weari...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Trump committed to fighting opioid crisis

Trump committed to fighting opioid crisis

I support the president’s declaration of a national public health emergency to help combat our nation’s opioid crisis. In Ohio, we lose at...

October 31st, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Forest City expansion gets final approval

Ground should be broken in July or August on Forest City Technologies’ latest expansion, which will open its ninth plant in Wellington.The proje...

July 10th, 2017 |  


Mercy Health site approved on Patriot Dr.

Mercy Health site approved on Patriot Dr.

A new Mercy Health primary care facility could soon be coming to Wellington.The village planning commission approved conceptual project plans June 28,...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Down 6,195 jobs in Lorain County

Down 6,195 jobs in Lorain County

In job growth, Lorain County is significantly under-performing the state and the nation.It lost 6,195 jobs from 2001 to 2016, according to a Lorain Co...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Downtown Wellington shop to open after 35-year love story

Downtown Wellington shop to open after 35-year love story

Richard and Wilma Blackburn first met as preteens in Columbia Station. Despite a shared interest in getting better acquainted, their self-described sh...

May 15th, 2017 updated: May 16th, 2017. |  


Work starts at Tractor Supply site

Construction has started on a new Tractor Supply Company store at 736 South Main St., Wellington.Crews began Monday. The store is expected to open in ...

April 17th, 2017 |  


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