WJER News reporter Shyanne Carroll wraps up a series of reports from Washinston, D.C. as she traveled with the Ohio Farm Bureau on its annual trip to meet with federal lawmakers. Hear her reports all this week on 1450 WJER.
WJER is excited to bring you the 32nd edition of the Great Escape! This year, we’ll fly two lucky listeners to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the vacation of a lifetime!
The winners will spend six nights and seven days at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, which features beautiful rooms, great food, seven heated pools, a quarter-mile walking/jogging trail, fishing and watercraft rentals, and more! Our winners will also receive seven-day base ticket theme park admissions.
Sign up at any of our 26 sponsor locations today:
77 Bar & Grill
889 Commercial Parkway, Dover
Agland Country Store
1062 W. High Avenue, New Philadelphia
Fillmore Avenue, Dover
(across from the YMCA parking lot)
Dennison T-Shirt Graphics
131 Commercial Avenue SE, New Philadelphia
Dover Healthy Alternatives
320 N. Wooster Avenue, Dover
Finishing Touch Flooring & Carpet Cleaning
3422 New Zoarville Road NE, Zoarville
(on State Route 800)
Flynn's Tire & Auto Service
875 Commercial Parkway, Dover
The Grove Gift Shop
128 W. 2nd Street, Dover
119 N. Broadway, Sugarcreek
Little Caesars Pizza
539 W. High Avenue, New Philadelphia
Mako's Market & Pharmacy
240 E. 3rd Street, Uhrichsville
The Manor Restaurant
753 S. Wooster Avenue, Strasburg
The Medicine Shoppe
551 W. High Avenue, New Philadelphia
Mindy's Dover Station Restaurant
221 W. 3rd Street, Dover
Pangrazio's Pizza & Spaghetti House
223 W. 3rd Street, Dover
219 Grant Street, Dennison
Signs To Go
812 Boulevard, Dover
Sugar Valley Meats
2149 Dutch Valley Drive NW, Sugarcreek
800 W. 3rd Street, Dover
400 Mill Avenue SE, New Philadelphia
(inside New Towne Mall)
Tuscarawas County YMCA
600 Monroe Street, Dover
Tuscarawas Tax & Insurance Service
237 W. 4th Street, Dover
320 W. 3rd Street, Dover
646 Boulevard, Dover
Yoder's Hometown Market
1020 N. Tuscarawas Avenue, Dover
411 Commercial Parkway, Dover
For a complete list of rules, click "Read More."
WJER would like to welcome Simpson Heating & Cooling as the new sponsor of our temperature checks! Simpson Heating & Cooling offers 24-hour emergency service on all brands of equipment. They are located at 828 Maple Avenue NW in New Philadelphia, or you can call them at 330-339-1177.
The Nursing Department at Schoenbrunn Healthcare in New Philadelphia is this week's winner of the Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway! WJER's Hannah Hubbard and Kerri Silverthorn delivered the goodies to the staff.
Here's what they got: a Subway party tray with 30 portions of mouthwatering sub sandwiches, Subway cookies, Coca Cola, balloons from the Balloonatique, WJER T-shirts, Radiograms, and more all delivered just in time for a fabulous lunch.
If you'd like your office to win this awesome prize package, visit our Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway page under "Contests" for details.
Pictured: (Front row) WJER's Kerri Silverthorn, Jessica Hart, and Betty Washington, (back row) Amy Kaser, Samantha Bowe, K McAbier, and Lynda Hendrix
Tune in to 1450 WJER every Monday during the afternoon show as we chat with Amy Miller of OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas County about the “Hot Job of the Week.” Not only will Amy give details about a specific job each week, but she'll also discuss tips, strategies, and helpful hints for job seekers.
This week’s topic: Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills
Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: Manufacturing Project Engineer
Job Code #: T-139-2
Requirements: Bachelors degree in Manufacturing or Mechanical or Industrial Engineering Technology or 1-3 years of equivalent work experience; project management experience; technology software experience helpful; ability to multitask and troubleshoot; must be a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision; hands-on philosophy essential; excellent communication skills and problem solving capabilities; PC proficiency; able to do medium to heavy lifting; pre-employment testing will include a criminal background check, a reference check, and drug testing
Job Description: Available benefits include 401K, dental insurance, health insurance, vacation, and paid holidays
How to apply: Apply at OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas County (1260 Monroe Street, New Philadelphia, OH 44622) or OhioMeansJobs Stark County (822 30th Street, Canton, OH 44709). *If you apply at The Employment Source, turn in a résumé to the Customer Service Desk.* Out-of-area applicants can fax their résumé to 330-491-2623. Please address it to ATTN: RC4 and include the job code reference #, your name, and the last four digits of your Social Security number.
Rate of Pay: $40,000-50,000 per year.
For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at ohiomeansjobs.com.