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Dover Rotary's "12 Days of Christmas" Winners

The Dover Rotary Club and WJER Radio are excited to announce the winners in the Rotary’s “12 Days of Christmas” prize giveaway:

December 12th
$30 gift certificate from Uncle Primo’s
Jan Warden of Dover
Wendell Merrill
Michele Atkinson of Bolivar
JoAnn Craigo
Michael Moser of Dover
Lindsay Harshey of New Philadelphia
Larry Lautzenheiser of Dover
Brian Walker
Bobbi Mehok

December 11th
$30 gift card to Pointe Dining
Karol Jones of New Philadelphia
Meg Miller of Dover
Angela Jones of Gnadenhutten
Jeff Hootman
Mitch Fox of Carrollton
Brenda Hurst of Dover
Tammy Winkler
Kyla Hershberger
Janel Bevan
Twila McCartney

December 8th
$25 gift card from Buehler's Fresh Foods
Bonnie James of Dover
Sarah Gibbons of Jewett
Susan Murphy of Dover
Carmel of Bolivar
Rhonda Gold of New Philadelphia
Jerry Wherley of Dover
Dian Collins of East Sparta
Robert Michaels of Uhrichsville
Bruce James
Becky Horn of Dover
Nancy Goodall of New Philadelphia

December 7th
$25 gift card from Jill Lane’s Hair Unlimited
Quint Marcaletti
Bobby Eddy of Bolivar
Jodie Roth of Dover
Esther Clark
Viv Capozella of Dover
Kathy Lands of Massillon
Jason Cannon of Dover
Sally Dooling of Dover
Brian Waller
Ambrose Perduk of Canton
Jack Bambeck of Dover
Missy Yoder

A total of 78 prizes will be given away during the contest. The $1,000 grand prize is made possible by Novogradac & Company in Dover. The proceeds from this event allow the Dover Rotary to help a wide variety of local groups and organizations throughout the year.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Dover Rotary, call Jack Dooling at the Dover-Phila Federal Credit Union or any Rotary member.

Subway 12 Trays of Christmas

The WJER elves want to make your office a winner in the Subway 12 Trays of Christmas giveaway! We'll select one business for each of the 12 business days leading up to Christmas to receive a delivered lunch that includes Subway subs and cookies, balloons, WJER T-shirts, Radiograms, calendars, and more! To enter your office, send the name, address, and phone number of your business to:
Fax: 330-364-4538
In person: 646 Boulevard, Dover, OH 44622

Happy holidays from all of your friends at WJER Radio!

For the third tray of Christmas, we visited our friends at Carpenter Heating & Cooling in New Philadelphia:

Pictured: Chris Carpenter, Coco the dog, Ken Ross, Nancy Reinemann, and WJER's Hannah Claus

For the second tray of Christmas, we stopped by the Comfort Inn in Dover:

Pictured: Ashley, Jessica, Lori, Wendy, Liz, Angel, and Lori 

For the first tray of Christmas, we headed over to Headz & Nailz Salon & Spa in New Philadelphia:

Pictured: WJER's Hannah Claus and Judy Ren

Hot Job of the Week

Tune in to WJER every Monday during the afternoon show as we chat with a representative of OhioMeansJobs about the “Hot Job of the Week.” Not only will we give you details about a specific job each week, but we'll also discuss tips, strategies, and helpful hints for job seekers.

This week’s topic:
Holiday Job Search Quiz

Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: Greenhouse Manager

Job Code #
: T-9503

: At least 18 years old; high school diploma or equivalent with a minimum of two years of related experience; valid driver’s license; physically able to lift up to 50 pounds consistently; willing to work overtime; pre-employment testing will include a criminal background check, drug testing, and a reference check 

Job Description
: Manage the daily operations of a greenhouse and/or nursery; plan, schedule, and direct the performance of assigned staff engaged in propagating, cultivating, harvesting, and selling trees, shrubs, flowers, and other plants; provide information and assist customers on the care and purchase of plants; hours will range from 30-50 hours per week, Sunday thru Saturday

Worksite Location
: Dover, OH

Rate of Pay
: $9.00 to $20.00 per hour (based on experience, skills, and abilities)

Available Benefits
: No benefits

How to apply
: *Apply direct with résumé to the employer either in person or by mail at: Hillcrest Garden Center, 2846 State Route 800 Dover, OH 44622 
*Be sure you mention OhioMeansJobs Stark/Tuscarawas counties as the source of how you heard about the position when applying direct to the employer.

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

Santa on Wheels

It's time for our annual Santa on Wheels broadcasts! Tune in to WJER this holiday season as we stop by many local businesses in the valley to talk about the products, services, and holiday specials available at each store to give you gift ideas as you complete your Christmas shopping. Check out our schedule below to see when the rolling radio will be rolling into your neck of the woods:

On Tuesday, December 12th, we'll make our way from Dover to Sugarcreek:
10:00 - 11:00am: Yoder's Hometown Market
11:00am - noon: Warther Cutlery
1:00 - 2:00pm: Wendy's
2:00 - 3:00pm: Sugar Valley Meats
3:00 - 4:00pm: Holmes Rental Station
4:00 - 5:00pm: Commercial & Savings Bank

Wednesday, December 13th, we'll hang out on the west end of New Philadelphia:
1:00 - 2:00pm: Billman's Appliance Center
2:00 - 3:00pm: Tyler Moving & Storage

Thursday, December 14th, we'll head to Dennison and Uhrichsville:
10:00 - 11:00am: First National Bank
11:00am - noon: Raya's Tanning
1:00 - 2:00pm: Furniture Warehouse
2:00 - 3:00pm: Twin City Automotive
3:00 - 4:00pm: Subway
4:00 - 5:00pm: The Dennison Yard

Friday, December 15th, we'll wrap things up in downtown New Philadelphia:
10:00 - 11:00am: Carpenter Heating & Cooling
11:00am - noon: Michael's Restaurant
1:00 - 2:00pm: Commercial & Savings Bank
2:00 - 3:00pm: Saltwell Western Store
3:00 - 4:00pm: Quaker Cinema

Pocket Schedules Now Available

The 2017-2018 area basketball pocket schedules are in! This year's schedules feature:

Conotton Valley
* Fairless
Indian Valley
* Malvern
New Philadelphia

Sandy Valley
Tuscarawas Central Catholic
Tusky Valley
Ohio State

Click on the schools above to see their winter sports 

Pick up a FREE pocket schedule at any of the following local businesses to f
ollow your favorite local teams this season:

* Little Caesar's Pizza in New Philadelphia
* First Stop Signs & Apparel
* Dover Public Library
* Contini Financial Service
* Next Level Sports & Spine
* The Tuscarawas Insurance Agency
* Frontier Tool & Equipment Rental
* Papa John's Pizza in New Philadelphia
* Commercial & Savings Bank
* Murphy & Company Insurance Professionals
* Athletic Department at Kent State University at Tuscarawas
* Signs To Go
* Benchmark Construction
* WJER Radio

New this year, we also have pocket schedules featuring the 2017-2018 winter sports schedules for Dover and New Philadelphia. The schedules include:
* Boys varsity/JV basketball
* Boys freshman basketball
* Boys middle school basketball
* Girls varsity/JV basketball
* Girls freshman basketball
* Girls middle school basketball
* Varsity wrestling
* JV wrestling
* Middle school wrestling
* Varsity swimming
* Varsity bowling

The Dover and New Philadelphia schedules are available for FREE at Lightning Signs & Decals in New Philadelphia, right here at WJER Radio, or at Dover or New Philadelphia High School.

Send a Special Message with the WJER Birthday Box


Send out a special message to your loved one in the WJER Radiogram with the Birthday Box!

The WJER Radiogram is printed every weekday (Monday—Friday) and features local and national news, weather, and sports. We print about 900 Radiograms each day and deliver them to more than 50 area restaurants in Dover, New Philadelphia, and Strasburg just in time for lunch.

Reserve the Birthday Box to send out a special birthday, anniversary, or other congratulatory message to a friend, family member, or loved one on their special day.


• Message appears for one day in the news section of the Radiogram
• Cost = $10.00
• Must be paid in advance with cash or check
• Days are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis
Due to space limitations, your message cannot exceed 70 characters (including spaces). We will do our best to include your entire message, but we may need to edit it to fit in the allotted space.

Call us at 330-343-7755, email us at, or stop by WJER during business hours to place your special message today!

Kelly Kyle

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