NEWS


FAIR: Tractors roar to life in Grand National Pull

FAIR: Tractors roar to life in Grand National Pull

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Civitas MediaSpectators filled the grandstands Friday for the National Tractor Pullers Association Grand National Pull. Fo...

August 29th, 2016 |  


FAIR: True horsepower on display

FAIR: True horsepower on display

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Civitas MediaThe power of two horses working as one was remarkable at the Lorain County Fair horse pull. More than 100 peo...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Strongsville man charged with vehicular homicide after crash outside the fair

Strongsville man charged with vehicular homicide after crash outside the fair

A deadly pall was cast over the Lorain County Fair shortly after 9 p.m. Sunday when a Lorain woman was hit and killed on the way to her car.The 38-yea...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Women’s club launches its 57th season

The Town and Country Club of Wellington will celebrate its 57th year of entertainment on Oct. 3.The club meets the first Monday of each month from Oct...

August 26th, 2016 |  


FAIR: Veterans, EMTs settle into new home

FAIR: Veterans, EMTs settle into new home

Veterans and EMTs agreed on one thing as their new home at the Lorain County Fair was opened for business: It sure beats their previous headquarters.&...

August 25th, 2016 |  


FAIR: A real country experience

FAIR: A real country experience

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August 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


DUKES VARSITY FALL SCHEDULES

Football• Aug. 25 at 7 p.m. at Chippewa• Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. at Columbia• Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. vs. New London (location TBA)• Sept....

August 15th, 2016 |  


Two Black River youth leagues merge

Two Black River youth leagues merge

In a move meant to promote unity and share resources, the Black River Youth Baseball/Softball Association and Spencer Youth Sports are merging.The two...

August 15th, 2016 |  


FALL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Dukes look for results as underclassmen come of age

FALL FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Dukes look for results as underclassmen come of age

Youthful inexperience is usually a temporary roadblock.Wellington head football coach Sean Arno is entering his third season with the Dukes after post...

August 10th, 2016 |  


A team without a home stadium

A team without a home stadium

Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Wellington EnterpriseThe Dukes varsity football team is practicing behind their former football stadium, where demolitio...

August 8th, 2016 |  


WHS soccer season underway

WHS soccer season underway

Photos by Russ Gifford | Wellington EnterpriseThe Dukes boys took the field Saturday in the Adidas National Soccer Showcase in Strongsville. The boys ...

August 1st, 2016 |  


Hot-Stovers head to state tournament

Hot-Stovers head to state tournament

The Wellington Advantage Construction Hot Stove team has earned its third consecutive state tournament bid.The 10- and 11-year-olds will play Saturday...

July 20th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


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50 YEARS: Sarah and Charles West
GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY: Paul and Sharon Johnson

GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY: Paul and Sharon Johnson

Paul and Sharon (Fowler) Johnson are celebrating 50 years together today.They met in Grand Rapids, Mich., where Paul was a college student and Sharon ...

April 15th, 2016 |  


A walk in the woods

A walk in the woods

I needed to stretch my legs.After too many hours at a desk, I needed to get away from the stress of the newspaper office, away from emails and phone c...

March 30th, 2016 |  


Bricks to be available as McCormick walls come down

Bricks to be available as McCormick walls come down

The walls are coming down and the old McCormick Middle School is almost gone.But next week you’ll be able to take home a piece of the old buildi...

March 18th, 2016 |  


Three advance to state management competition

Three advance to state management competition

Three Lorain County JVS students placed in the recent District 8 DECA competitions at the Tri-C East Campus in Cleveland.Marketing management students...

March 17th, 2016 |  


YMCA offers diabetes prevention program for our readers in Lorain County

Eighty-six million Americans have prediabetes and only nine million are aware of it, says the YMCA. Are you one of these people?If so, the YMCA is off...

January 14th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Your giving helps Landry

To the editor:On behalf of the LC Community Help committee, we would like to say thank you to everyone who supported our recent fundraiser by purchasi...

August 18th, 2016 |  


People we can all be proud of

To the editor:When it seems all we ever hear about is bad news, let’s shout out some good.I could from a much larger city. I have seen the villa...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Losing weight is better with support

Losing weight is better with support

I miss my wonderful friends at Take Off Pounds Sensibly. Since I don’t get off work until late, I haven’t been able to attend meetings. On...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Want to make America great? Fix wealth gap

Want to make America great? Fix wealth gap

There is a difference, although often correlated, between income inequality and wealth inequality.Usually successive periods of income inequality lead...

August 15th, 2016 |  


The pain of losing Luke

The pain of losing Luke

It’s been three months now and I no longer cry every day, just most days.It’s all about Luke, our sweet boxer/pit mix who we lost quite su...

August 15th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Concern grows over empty downtown stores
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 |  


Everything old is new again at Bows -n- Britches

Everything old is new again at Bows -n- Britches

If you’re looking for anything from baby clothes to board games and everything in between, Nicole LaFleur’s new shop might be the place fo...

September 1st, 2015 |  


New business caters to elderly movers

New business caters to elderly movers

Advocating on behalf of the elderly was one of Dee Mele’s main objectives when she became a member of the National Association of Senior Move Ma...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Village tries to bridge gap in lineman pay

Village tries to bridge gap in lineman pay

Journeymen linemen working for Wellington will have the opportunity to earn a $2 per hour merit-based pay increase starting in January 2016.Village ma...

July 21st, 2015 |  


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