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Shirley Bridges is Decked by WJER

And the winner is...Shirley Bridges of New Philadelphia! Shirley's name was selected as the grand prize winner in our Deck Ya 2015 contest, and as the winner she'll receive an amazing prize package that includes a deck package ($1,000 value) from Keim Lumber Company, deck construction by Reiger Improvements & Construction, a $500 landscaping certificate from Stutzman's Lawn Landscaping, a Cub Cadet LT 42 lawn tractor from Krocker's Lawn & Garden, a Stihl string trimmer ($220 value) from ACE Hardware, a $100 bird feeder package from Agland Country Store, a Weber grill ($399 value) from Buehler's, a $250 gift certificate to Sugar Valley Meats, and a knife set and $250 gift certificate to Warther Cutlery.

To see Shirley's reaction when we surprised her with the announcement, click here.

 the prize package of the summer, and it all goes to Shirley Bridges of New Philadelphia! Congratulations, Shirley!

Advance Auto Parts Wins Subway Tray

Advance Auto Parts in Uhrichsville is this week's winner of the Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway! WJER's Hannah Hubbard and Valerie Slabaugh delivered the goodies to the staff.


Here's what they got: two Subway party trays each with 15 portions of mouthwatering sub sandwiches, a box of Subway cookies, Coca Cola and Diet Coke, 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: WJER’s Hannah Hubbard, Ed Lones, Mary Crabbin, and Jeff Watson

1450 WJER and New Towne Mall's Back-to-School Spirit Rally

Join WJER Radio as we show our school spirit at the New Towne Mall Back-to-School Spirit Rally on Tuesday, August 4th beginning at 5:00 p.m. Come to the New Towne Mall parking lot to show YOUR school spirit as cheerleaders from area high schools get the crowd pumped up for the upcoming school year!

Participating schools at this year's Spirit Rally include:
-Claymont Mustan
on Valley Rockets
-Coshocton Redskins
-Dover Tornadoes
-Garaway Pirates
-Indian Valley Braves
-Newcomerstown Trojans
-New Philadelp
hia Quakers
ood Generals

-Strasburg Tigers
-Tuscarawas Central Catholic Saints
-Tusky Valley Trojans

See you there!

Hot Job of the Week

Tune in to 1450 WJER every Monday during the afternoon show as we chat with Amy Miller of OhioMeansJobs 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:
OhioMeansJobs helps businesses, too!

Hot Job of th
e Week:

Employer seeking: Fence Man/Carpenter

Job Code #
: T-245-6

: Able to lift heavy (90 pounds) bags of cement; able to accurately measure with a tape measure, set posts in concrete, stretch chain link, install wooden and vinyl fencing pickets, and use a nail gun and power tools; 2-3 years of experience; carpenter skills a plus; high school diploma/GED; at least 21 years old; must have a valid driver s license; pre-employment testing will include a reference check

Job Description
: Monday-Friday, 1st shift, full-time hours

Worksite Location
: Beach City, OH

How to apply

Email to:
x to: 330-756-6005

For more inform
ation, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

Nickel Day Coming Soon

Bust open your piggy bank and collect the nickels because Nickel Day is coming to Tuscora Park in New Philadelphia on Wednesday, August 5th! Join your friends from WJER Radio as we broadcast live from the park to tell you about all the great activities you and your entire family can enjoy for a VERY affordable price!

s, swimming, and the first 1,000 bags of popcorn will be available for just a nickel. The pool will be open to swimmers from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., and the rides will be open from noon to 9:00 p.m. Be sure to stop by the WJER table to play nickel games and enter for a chance to win tickets to Cedar Point! It's going to be LOTS of fun, so mark your calendars and join us at Tuscora Park on August 5th!

Cedar Point Means Summer Fun for the Whole Family

Planning a trip to Cedar Point before the kids go back to scho
ol? Click here for all the information you'll need to plan your visit to America's Roller Coast!

Upcoming Shows at the Kent State Performing Arts Center

The Kent State Performing Arts Center is nearing the end of another great season, but that means a new one is just around the corner! Check out the remaining performances for this season, and get a taste of what's to come:

Scheduled performances include:
Saturday, August 29th at 7:30 p.m.: Michael Stanley and the Resonators

Grand Slam Contest

It's time once again for the Grand Slam contest! For each Cleveland Indians game, we will choose one contestant. If the Tribe hits a grand slam during the game, our contestant for that day will be entered into a drawing to win $500 courtesy of First Federal Community Bank. Even if the Indians don't hit a grand slam, our contestant will still receive four FREE small Peach & Passion Fruit Iced Fruit Smoothies from any McDonald's in Tuscarawas County. At the end of the season, we will draw one name from all the contestants who had grand slams during "their" games and award the $500!

Be sure to register at any First Federal Community Bank location, any of the Parkway Auto Dealerships on Commercial Parkway in Dover, or right here at WJER Radio for your chance to win. Tune in to 1450 WJER to catch all the Cleveland Indians action this season!

Click "Read More" for official rules and details.


Kelly Kyle

8/1/15 8:37p Cleveland Indians @ Oakland Athletics
8/2/15 3:37p Cleveland Indians @ Oakland Athletics
8/3/15 9:37p Cleveland Indians @ LA Angels
8/4/15 9:37p Cleveland Indians @ LA Angels

8/1/15 Dennison Railroad Woman of the Year Nominations
8/1/15 Family and Children First Supply Drive
8/1/15 Miss Akron-Canton Fundraiser- Golf World Series
8/1/15 Photo Contest
8/1/15 Ragersville Homecoming Weekend