WJER Weekend Lineup

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hat's happening on 1450 WJER this weekend!

Friday, August 26th
*Domino's Football Friday Night: The Pre-game Show
LIVE from Indian Valley's Kelley Field
Michael Roberts, Terry Menges and Mitch Spinell
5:20 p.m.

*Canton Central Catholic at New Philadelphia
Live on 1450, wjer.com and the WJER Mobile App
Bill Morgan and Phil Tidrick
          Coach's Corner: 6:15 p.m.
          Kickoff: 7:00 p.m.

*Cleveland Central Catholic at Dover
Live on wjer.com, the WJER Mobile App, and DMG TV 2
Willie Grove and Jason Hall
Coach's Corner: 6:15 p.m.
           Kickoff: 7:00 p.m.

*Domino's Football Friday Night: The Post-game Show
Michael Roberts, Terry Menges and Mitch Spinell
           Following play-by-play

Saturday, August 27th
*Paul Tiratto
6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
*Plant Talk with Fred Hower
         8:00 a.m.

*Kelly Kyle
         10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
*Casey Kasem's American Top 40 The '70s: featuring August 28th, 1976
        1:00 p.m.
*Cleveland Indians at Texas Rangers
  Pre-game:  7:37 p.m.
        First Pitch: 8:05 p.m

Sunday, August 28th
6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
*The Dave Koz Radio Show featuring Third Force

         10:00 a.m. to noon
*Cleveland Indians at Texas Rangers
Pre-game: 2:37 p.m.
          First Pitch: 3:05 p.m.

*Dick Bartley's Classic Countdown featuring One Hit Wonders
          6:00 p.m.

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:
Tricky interview questions and how to answer them

Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: Marketing Manager

Job Code #
: T-257-13

: Proven business marketing experience with a degree preferred; valid driver’s license; self-directed motivation, innovative, excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work effectively as a team member, and superior organizational skills including attention to detail; literate in all Microsoft products; able to participate in community events before, during, and after business hours; bondable

Job Description
: Identify, develop, and evaluate marketing strategy based on knowledge of establishment objectives, market characteristics, and cost and markup factors; able to maintain budgets, schedules, and tracking for all media campaigns, promotional materials, and donations for the company; coordinate advertising projects, staying within established budgets and maintaining accurate records; conduct an annual review of these campaigns, materials, donations, vendors, etc. for recommendations to develop new products/strategies or modify existing ones by exiting, expanding, or limiting services/contributions; review all advertising materials for correct and easy-to-understand terminology; provide research and documentation for new and existing projects in order to determine product and service usages, customer satisfaction, and a competitive advantage; provide clear, concise, and truthful advertising messages following all advertising regulations; maintain a marketing compliance file system; assist with company’s social media; act as Chairperson for the Marketing Committee and manage the meetings; assist with creating and proofreading flyers, forms brochures, newsletters, articles, billboards, and lobby displays; manage, coordinate, and attend various events such as parades, school presentations, and all community activities including chamber events and activities; assist with ordering supplies, tracking inventory, and distributing all forms and supplies to the different locations; conduct product knowledge training and produce product training materials; assist with information systems operations; provide in-depth training for new hire or personnel being promoted; attend meetings when necessary and training seminars as determined by management; able to travel to all locations as requested; answer the phone and assist customers with questions or problems; uphold the company’s philosophy and principles through the development and implementation of customer-driven and customer-friendly products and services, teamwork, positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and professional attire; assume any additional responsibilities assigned

Available Benefits
: Medical, dental, vision, sick leave, paid holidays, paid vacation, 401K, education assistance, retirement plan other than 401K

Worksite Location
: Tuscarawas County area

Rate of Pay
: Competitive salary

How to apply
: *Submit a résumé and completed referral form to the Customer Service Desk at either location of OhioMeansJobs – OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas (1260 Monroe Street, New Philadelphia, OH 44622) or OhioMeansJobs Stark (822 30th Street, Canton, OH 44709). *Out-of-area applicants can email their résumé (attachment preferred) to RC1@omjwork.com. Please include the job order number and the last four digits of your Social Security number in the subject line.

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

Area Football Pocket Schedules Now Available

The 2016 Area Football Pocket Schedules are in! This year’s schedules feature:
*Conotton Valley
*Indian Valley
*New Philadelphia
*Sandy Valley
*Tuscarawas Central Catholic
*Tusky Valley
*Ohio State
*Cleveland Browns

Schedules are available for FREE at area businesses including:
*First Stop Signs & Apparel
*Dover Public Library
*Tuscarawas Insurance Agency
*Frontier Tool & Equipment Rental
*Papa John’s Pizza in New Philadelphia
*Dough Co.
*The Citizens Bank in New Philadelphia and Sherrodsville
*Boulevard Lanes
*Speedie Auto Salvage
*The Commercial & Savings Bank in New Philadelphia and Gnadenhutten
*WJER Radio

Thanks to our additional sponsors:
*Contini Financial Service
*DMG TV 2 Sports

Special thanks to Gordon Printing in Strasburg for printing the schedules.

Pick up your FREE pocket schedule today to follow your favorite local teams this season!

Nickel Day Winners Announced

WE HAVE A WINNER!!! Actually, we have 50 winners! But the grand prize winner in our "Guess How Many Balloons" contest we held August 3rd at Nickel Day at Tuscora Park is Chad Gardner, who was the only person to guess exactly how many balloons our friends from Rainbow Party Rentals stuffed inside a Chevy Tahoe, courtesy of Ferris Chevrolet, Buick, Cadillac. Chad's guess of 279 balloons was spot on! As the grand prize winner, Chad will receive four tickets to Cedar Point, four tickets to an Akron RubberDucks game, and an oil change for his vehicle from Ferris Chevrolet, Buick, Cadillac. We had a lot of REALLY close guesses...and a lot of not-so-close guesses, too! We are currently in the process of calling our 49 runners up, who will each receive four tickets to an Akron RubberDucks game and an oil change for their vehicle from Ferris Chevrolet, Buick, Cadillac. Thanks to everybody who stopped by the WJER table to take a guess, and congratulations to all of our winners!

Diane Zimmerman Named Winner of Deck Ya 2016

WE HAVE A WINNER!!! The grand prize winner in our 2016 Deck Ya contest is...Diane Zimmerman of Dundee! We drove the WJER rolling radio out to Dundee to surprise Diane with the exciting news, and she was definitely surprised to see the WJER crew standing on her front porch! As the winner, Diane receives an amazing prize package that includes a $1,000 deck package courtesy of Keim Lumber in Charm with construction provided by Buckeye Career Center, a $500 gift certificate from Stutzman's Lawn & Landscaping, a Cub Cadet LT 42 Lawn Tractor from Holmes Rental Station, a Stihl string trimmer courtesy of Dover and New Philadelphia ACE Hardware Stores, a $200 gift certificate to Bull Country Compost, a $100 bird feeder package from Agland Country Store, a Weber Grill from Dover and New Philadelphia Buehler's, $250 worth of food from Sugar Valley Meats, and a new hunting knife and $250 gift certificate from Warther Cutlery! It is definitely the prize package of the summer!

Thanks to everybody who signed up f
or a chance to win, and BIG thanks to our sponsors who make this contest possible. Congratulations, Diane!

Make Cedar Point Your Summer Destination

The Roller Coaster Capital of the World!®, Cedar Point, does it again breaking 10 world records with the all-new Valravn – the TALLEST, FASTEST, LONGEST dive coaster in the world! This recording-breaking dive coaster climbs 223 feet into the sky before holding you over the edge for four seconds. Then, it's a 75 mph, 90-degree dive straight down toward the midway before you flip upside-down three times and plunge into a second dive during this unforgettable three-minute journey!

Cedar Point offers more than 150 rides, shows, and attractions, making it THE must-do attraction of the year. Their world-class selection of overnight accommodations in and around the park will make your visit a memorable getaway. Cedar Point’s hotel properties are the closest hotels to the fun, and guests who stay at a Cedar Point hotel property get early entry into the park – resort guests get in ONE HOUR before the general public!

Buy in advance and save at

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 Mango Pineapple 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.


Bill Morgan in the Morning

8/24/16 3:07p Cleveland Indians @ Oakland Athletics
8/26/16 5:20p Domino's Football Friday Night
8/26/16 6:15p Dover vs. Cleveland Central Catholic
8/26/16 6:15p New Philadelphia vs. Canton Central Catholic
8/28/16 2:37p Cleveland Indians @ Texas Rangers

8/24/16 100 Book Club
8/24/16 12:00a Christian Women's Club
8/24/16 Dennison Railroad Dept. Polar Express Tickets
8/24/16 Fort Laurens Jogs for Logs Preregistration
8/24/16 Harcatus Family Support HEAP Cooling Program