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Ohio 13th Senate District: Sweda vs. Manning
ISSUE 34: Village pleads for income tax bump

ISSUE 34: Village pleads for income tax bump

Budget deficits, cuts to utility services, and continued cramped quarters for police will be the consequences if Issue 34 doesn’t receive voter ...

October 16th, 2018 |  


‘Secret locker’ serves dual purpose at WHS

A new channel to report bullying concerns is also serving as an all-purpose suggestion box at Wellington High School.Officials designated a “sec...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Second place contest winner

Second place contest winner

Courtesy photoTaylor Persinger, a sophomore at Wellington High School, won second place for his entry (pictured) in the 2018 Teen Driver Safety Billbo...

October 15th, 2018 |  


ISSUE 14: County seeks addiction treatment funding

ISSUE 14: County seeks addiction treatment funding

Creation of Recovery One, an addiction treatment and recovery center at the former Golden Acres nursing home property in Amherst Township, could hinge...

October 12th, 2018 |  


JVS LEVY: School asks for upgrade, maintenance cash

JVS LEVY: School asks for upgrade, maintenance cash

A proposed 0.75-mill levy is key to the Lorain County JVS board’s goal of becoming the state’s model career center by 2023.“This is ...

October 11th, 2018 |  


LMRE chooses new general manager

LMRE chooses new general manager

Edward VanHoose has been selected as the new general manager at the Lorain-Medina Rural Electric Cooperative and will succeed Markus Bryant, who will ...

October 11th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


BOYS SOCCER: A long-awaited sectional final victory

BOYS SOCCER: A long-awaited sectional final victory

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseGarrett Kropff and Jeffery Bland scored in the boys soccer sectional finals, giving the Dukes a 2-1 vict...

October 21st, 2018 |  


BOYS SOCCER: 8-1 blowout for Dukes

BOYS SOCCER: 8-1 blowout for Dukes

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseIn a whopper of a playoff game, the Dukes destroyed Brooklyn 8-1, adding two goals in the final five min...

October 17th, 2018 |  


VOLLEYBALL: Pirates down and out

VOLLEYBALL: Pirates down and out

Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseBlack River’s Morgan Young goes for the kill against Elyria Catholic. The Pirates lost in four sets. .neFile...

October 17th, 2018 |  


VOLLEYBALL: Tigers didn’t stand a chance

VOLLEYBALL: Tigers didn’t stand a chance

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Dukes defeated Warrensville Heights in three sets to advance to the sectional finals against the Col...

October 17th, 2018 |  


CROSS COUNTRY: ‘Everyone is improving’

CROSS COUNTRY: ‘Everyone is improving’

The Dukes fared well in last Thursday’s cool temperatures at the Patriot Athletic Conference meet and nearly the entire cross country roster imp...

October 16th, 2018 |  


GIRLS SOCCER: Sectional finals, here we come

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Dukes girls defeated Trinity (Garfield Heights) 4-1 on Monday at home to win a trip to the sectional...

October 16th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Winners named in 30th Annual Grand Prix at First Baptist

Winners named in 30th Annual Grand Prix at First Baptist

Thirty-eight pine-box derby cars were entered in the 30th Annual Awana Grand Prix, held March 1 at First Baptist Church in Wellington and featuring 13...

March 6th, 2017 |  


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 |  


OPINION


11:31 am |    
Recovery One will save lives

No negative campaign ads

To the editor:Voters are tired of the negative campaigns. Why can’t candidates just tell us about what they are going to do for us?One candidate...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Happy birthday, Miss Merz

Happy birthday, Miss Merz

My former teacher is celebrating her 105th birthday in late October. I’m nearing 80 myself but am still learning life’s lessons from my te...

October 17th, 2018 updated: October 17th, 2018. |  


Our children are everything

To the editor:Children must obey their parents. Children must respect their parents. Children must obey their teachers. Children must respect their te...

October 16th, 2018 |  


Issue 14 is about health care

To the editor:Lorain County is continuing to see the number of individuals struggling with the opioid addiction increase.It’s important to note ...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Lundy’s supported teachers

To the editor:As a former public school education for 35 years, I was pleased to see how Matt Lundy stood up for public education and teachers while s...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Sweda is for 28th Amendment

To the editor:What do voters in Senate District OH-13 think about getting unlimited and hidden money out of elections?Candidate Sharon Sweda supports ...

October 15th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Stannard helps train techs of tomorrow

Courtesy photoA Case IH Maxxum 135 tractor was delivered to the Lorain County JVS, where students in the industrial equipment mechanics program will b...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Main Street looks toward another 20 years

The 20th anniversary of Main Street Wellington comes with an updated mission statement.The nonprofit organization has long held the goal of “Str...

September 6th, 2018 |  


Harrison Ford named top Featherlite dealer

Harrison Ford named top Featherlite dealer

Courtesy photoHarrison Ford of Wellington has been named the top Featherlite dealer in overall sales for 2017. In addition, the North Main Street deal...

August 17th, 2018 |  


Red Iron’s wings are king

Red Iron’s wings are king

The King of Wings has been named, and it’s Wellington’s Red Iron Bar and Grille, 137 West Herrick Ave.The decision was announced Aug. 1 du...

August 7th, 2018 |  


Ribbon cut at new Mercy Health facility

Ribbon cut at new Mercy Health facility

Laurie Hamame | Wellington EnterpriseThe snip of six jumbo scissors ceremonially welcomed Mercy Health’s new health care facility in Wellington ...

July 27th, 2018 updated: July 30th, 2018. |  


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