February 9, 2016

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Wellington volleyball coach announces retirement

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WELLINGTON — Marsha Coultrip will be retiring from coaching volleyball at Wellington High School, a position she has held for 33 years. Coultrip announced her retirement last week. It will be official at the Wellington Exempted School District’s monthly meeting Tuesday. “It’s time,” Coultrip said. “Thirty-three years is a long time to coach anywhere. I Read More…

Warrior Relays: Exciting finish gives North Ridgeville boys the win; Avon girls dominate

FAIRVIEW PARK — It all came down to the final event — the 1,600-meter relay — Friday at the 34th annual Fairview Warrior Relays. With Avon trailing North Ridgeville by four points in the boys meet, Rangers anchor leg Paul Sonego made up three spots to help the Rangers take second in the event behind Read More…

Softball: Wellington finds offense just in time

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AKRON — Wellington’s offense didn’t produce much Sunday but the Dukes got just enough power at just the right time to earn a split of their two games at the 2012 Ohio Invitational at Akron’s Firestone Stadium. Senior Olivia Wulfhoop’s two-run sixth-inning home run provided all the offense Wellington needed in a 3-1 win over Read More…

High school softball notes: 13th Elyria Classic set for today

Elyria is hoping 13 will be a lucky number today when it hosts the 13th annual Elyria Softball Classic at the Elyria West softball complex. The Pioneers will take the field at 10 a.m. against Fairview. Columbia will play Vanlue at the same time, while at 11:30 Midview will open against North Olmsted and Bay Read More…

Police log for April 4, 2012

Lorain police Friday, March 30 7:28 p.m. — 1200 block W. 19th St., woman reports her son’s PlayStation 3 and various games stolen from her home. 8:32 p.m. — 2000 block W. 21st St., Ira Lee, 27, Lorain, public indecency — urination. 8:50 p.m. — 1600 block E. 32nd St., Serafin Quintero Jr., 29, Lorain, Read More…

Softball: Dukes dominate against Oberlin

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OBERLIN — Wellington couldn’t have dreamed up a better way to begin Patriot Athletic Conference play. The Dukes smashed out 14 hits Monday, including three home runs, and pitcher Olivia Wulfhoop threw a one-hitter in a 20-4 win over Oberlin in five innings. For a team that has been struggling to put all three facets Read More…

Lorain County fair raises ticket price

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WELLINGTON — The general admission price to the Lorain County Fair set for Aug. 20 to 26 is going up this year to $5 from $4. The increase is needed to fund the part-time position of coordinator of the Lorain County Junior Fair and to do some needed roof and water line work, according to Read More…

Wellington author to sign books as Spirit of 76 museum re-opens for season

Chet Wilczak, operator of a soda fountain called The Dairy Bar, who was known for his delicious bean soup and roast beef sandwiches.

WELLINGTON — The Spirit of 76 Museum re-opens this weekend for the season with new displays and a book signing by Alan Leiby, who has published a book on the village called “Memory Lane Wellington, Ohio.” Visitors to the museum will see a new display on the Lornet Theatre, as well as an updated cheese Read More…

Police log for March 28, 2012

Lorain police Monday, March 26 3:26 p.m. — 2500 block W. 38th St., Timothy R. Barrick, 22, 2600 block W. 38th St., arrested and charged with vandalism and disrupting public transportation. A bus driver said Barrick approached her about blocking his vehicle with her bus. The driver said Barrick then pulled out a knife and Read More…

Marijuana brownies seized after supposed joke in Wellington

Marijuana brownies were taken as contraband by Wellington police earlier this month after police responded to a complaint from the mother of a 16-year-old girl. The girl said she found the marijuana on the living room floor and baked it into the brownies in order to play a joke on the father of her 11-month-old Read More…