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Band numbers on the rise
BACK TO SCHOOL: Weber thanks teachers, expands curriculum

BACK TO SCHOOL: Weber thanks teachers, expands curriculum

New anti-bullying measures, an expansion of advanced placement courses, and more vocational education options are just a few of the initiatives Wellin...

August 14th, 2018 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: Big AP expansion at WHS

BACK TO SCHOOL: Big AP expansion at WHS

Several new advanced placement courses and a student-led principal advisory committee are set to be rolled out when class resumes Wednesday, Aug. 29 a...

August 14th, 2018 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: McCormick opens up career pathways

BACK TO SCHOOL: McCormick opens up career pathways

Honors classes, a student lounge, and entrepreneurship classes will be new for McCormick Middle School students when they return to class on Wednesday...

August 14th, 2018 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: New Westwood principal settles in

BACK TO SCHOOL: New Westwood principal settles in

A new school year and new principal will greet Westwood Elementary School students when they return to class.Grades one through three will begin the s...

August 14th, 2018 |  


BACK TO SCHOOL: New graduation avenue at Lorain County JVS

BACK TO SCHOOL: New graduation avenue at Lorain County JVS

A new path to graduation has been opened up for Lorain County JVS high school students as they prepare to report to class on Monday, Aug. 27.In additi...

August 14th, 2018 |  


Lots to do at the Lorain County Fair!

Lots to do at the Lorain County Fair!

Is there anything better than biting into a fresh Italian sausage?Or taking your kids to see bunny rabbits, calves, roosters, and ponies?Or waving fro...

August 13th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Undefeated U11 soccer stars

Undefeated U11 soccer stars

Courtesy photoThe Wellington U11 soccer team placed first at the Lorain County Soccer League Spring 2018 Classic in the U11 age bracket following a 7-...

June 11th, 2018 |  


SOFTBALL: Our all-stars in action

SOFTBALL: Our all-stars in action

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseBoth Dukes and Pirates softball standouts made the roster Monday at the 2018 Lorain County Senior All St...

June 5th, 2018 |  


Lorain County League ready to roll

The Lorain County League is officially back and could begin play as early as 2019.A switch from the dissolving Patriot Athletic Conference was approve...

May 28th, 2018 |  


SOFTBALL: Runs stack up in 13-12 nail-biter

SOFTBALL: Runs stack up in 13-12 nail-biter

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseEveryone was holding their breath May 16 as the Black River girls eked out a 13-12 win over Clearview, h...

May 18th, 2018 |  


SOFTBALL: A Senior Night victory

SOFTBALL: A Senior Night victory

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseMakaylin Moore had a home run and two RBIs in Friday’s 7-0 win over Brookside. Rianna Rosecrans an...

May 8th, 2018 |  


BASEBALL: Edged 6-4 by Buckeye

BASEBALL: Edged 6-4 by Buckeye

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Wellington boys posted a 6-4 loss to Buckeye at home Monday night. The Dukes are seeded sixth in the...

May 1st, 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


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American cars, American jobs
Who doesn’t love campfire food?

Who doesn’t love campfire food?

I’ve been hungry for zucchini and banana nut bread.I need to find some small-size zucchini as they’re more moist and the bread turns out b...

August 9th, 2018 |  


Don’t take away the spark of life

Don’t take away the spark of life

In a world of competing voices and values, it is often very difficult to make sense of what is happening around us. Even the most rudimentary decision...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Ohio fairs offer fair deal

Ohio fairs offer fair deal

We’re blessed in Ohio.Be it our natural resources, our climate, our places or our people — we are lucky to live where we do. This summer a...

August 8th, 2018 |  


Opioids’ impact on the Ohio workforce

Opioids’ impact on the Ohio workforce

Our economy is growing and businesses are expanding and looking for workers.Go on www.ohiomeansjobs.com today and you will see more than 140,000 jobs ...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Preventing cancer in firefighters

Preventing cancer in firefighters

In emergencies, while the rest of us run from danger, firefighters run toward it. And when they rush into the flames they’re not just putting th...

August 6th, 2018 |  


Picking and choosing customers

Picking and choosing customers

A sign in the bakery window could have read: “Heterosexuals only.”Or maybe these might one day be more appropriate:“Heterosexual Chr...

August 6th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Ribbon cut at new Mercy Health facility

Mercy building to open its doors

A new 5,800-square-foot Mercy Health medical facility will be shown to residents Thursday, July 26 at a public open house.The facility, located at 840...

July 23rd, 2018 |  


The cost of filling up can be painful

Are you frustrated by gas prices?Drivers are spending $69 per month more to fill up now than they did last summer, AAA estimates.That’s because ...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Happy Valley building sold, clean-up underway

Happy Valley building sold, clean-up underway

A new owner has taken over the building formerly occupied by Happy Valley Chinese Restaurant, 111 East Herrick Ave.Happy Valley closed in March 2017 a...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Salon Image settles into new home

Salon Image settles into new home

It’s been a long eight months for Salon Image, displaced by last fall’s Depot Street factory fire.Now the business has settled into a new ...

June 18th, 2018 |  


New business aims to sweeten downtown

New business aims to sweeten downtown

It’s now a bit easier to indulge your sweet tooth in Wellington thanks to the Snak Shak, which opened for business June 1.The shop, located at 1...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Lorain-Medina Rural Electric searching for new GM

Markus Bryant will retire after 24 years with the Wellington-based Lorain-Medina Rural Electric Cooperative.At 63, Bryant is the longest-serving gener...

June 1st, 2018 |  


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