Doctors Jakubowski & Worst Win Subway Tray

The Office of Doctors Jakubowski & Worst in Dennison are this week's winner of the Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway! WJER's 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 tray of Subway cookies, balloons, 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: Cheyenne, Teresa & Tammi.

"Waves of History" on WJER Radio

Join WJER Radio this weekend for another "Waves of History" presentation. This 60-minute episode is an historical and musical retrospective of the events surrounding the Apollo moon landing on July 20, 1969.

"Waves of History" is written and hosted by Pastor John Wallace of the First Moravian Church in Dover and is presented with limited commercial interruption courtesy of Chris and Emily Lane and your local Wendy's restaurants.

"Waves of History" will air Saturday at 5:00am (radio and online) and 5:00pm (online only) and Sunday on the radio and online at 11:00am and 5:00pm. Also, tune in on Friday for the Classic Canteen when Pastor Wallace joins Anita from 1:00-2:00pm to present the top songs from the summer of 1969!

WJER to Broadcast from St. Joseph Festival This Weekend


Delicious food, hot music, and good times…it’s the St. Joseph Festival, happening July 19th – 21st on Tuscarawas Avenue across from Dover High School! On Friday night, enjoy Swiss steak along with music by Tequila Mary and Badstone. On Saturday, enjoy pasta and music by Larry Notz and the Moonlyterz. Sunday is the delicious chicken BBQ with music from Ren.

Each day you’ll find festival food, sweets, crafts, games, raffles, and more! It all begins this Friday at 5:00pm. Tune in on Friday from 4:00 to 5:00pm to hear all about it from WJER’s Kelly Kyle as she broadcasts live from the kickoff of the festival!

Our broadcast is made possible by
Park Village Health Care on Crater Avenue in Dover and on the southside in New Philadelphia as well as the Hanhart Insurance Agency – serving the area since 1870.

Community Hospice Browse & Buy 20th Anniversary Celebration This Weekend

Community Hospice Browse & Buy, next to Giant Eagle in Dover, invites you to join them this Friday and Saturday, July 19th and 20th from 10:00am to 5:00pm for their 20th anniversary celebration! You’ll find amazing deals throughout the store, including 50% off items such as clothing, books, electronics, housewares, and more as well as 20% off furniture. Enjoy food from Giant Eagle and the chance to win great prizes!

WJER’s Hannah Hubbard will broadcast live from the big anniversary celebration on Friday from 10:00am to noon, so stop by to spin the prize wheel and take part in all the fun!

Remember…when you shop at any Browse & Buy store, all purchases benefit Community Hospice patient care.

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:
Common employment checks

Hot Job of the Week:
Hot Job: Spanish Interpreter/Translator

Job Code #: T-296-13

How to Apply: For full consideration, please submit a resume or agency application by email ( or by fax (740-922-4128) or call (740-922-0933) for more information.  Agency applications are available at the Central agency office located at 225 Fair Avenue NE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663 or can be found on our website at

Worksite Location: New Philadelphia, Ohio

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but for full consideration, apply by 12:00 noon on Friday, July 19, 2019.

Please mention OhioMeansJobs Stark or Tuscarawas when applying to this employer.

HARCATUS Head Start is a well-respected, comprehensive preschool program with centers in Harrison, Carroll & Tuscarawas Counties.  HARCATUS Head Start is dedicated to providing a quality preschool program with interactive learning & memorable experiences.  We are looking for highly motivated individuals with the desire to inspire children & help families.

Job Description:
 Will be responsible to interpret for staff, parents & the community at home visits & in the classroom, via phone & in home visits as needed.  Will provide written & oral translation of materials from English to Spanish & vice versa as needed.  Must possess the ability to organize & plan work schedule adhering to priorities & deadlines.  Must be able to travel within the service area of Tuscarawas County.

Rate of Pay: Reimbursement at a rate of $15.00 per hour for a maximum of 660 hours (This is a contracted service position).  Workdays are 1st shift, Monday through Friday.  No Benefits.

 HS diploma or GED required.  Must be in the possession of: Valid driver’s license; Evidence of currently automobile insurance that meets agency requirements & reliable transportation.  Must possess friendly & professional customer service skills & be willing to work flexible hours.

Pre-Employment Testing: Criminal Background Check, Driving Records Check, Reference Check, Physical Examination

HARCATUS Tri-County C.A. O., Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees & applicants.  Applications will be accepted without regard to age, race, handicap, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristic.  The regulations of Title VI, VII (Civil Rights Acts of 1984), Equal Pay Act of 1963, Americans with Disabilities Act & Title IX are followed.  This applies to all terms & conditions of employment.

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

WJER Radio Live Broadcast Schedule

Check out our live broadcast schedule below to see if our rolling radio will be rolling your way sometime soon!

Wednesday, July 17th, 10:00am to noon (and every Wednesday)
Williams Furniture, Floor Covering & Sleep Center/America's Mattress

Wednesday, July 17th, 3:00 to 5:00pm (and every Wednesday through October 9th)
Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market

Friday, July 19th, 10:00am to noon
Community Hospice Browse & Buy in Dover

Friday, July 19th, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
St. Joe Festival in Dover

Saturday, July 20th, 11:00am to 1:00pm

Manufacturing Camp

Dale Lauren Foland Manufacturing Camp Rib Burn Off

Have a smokin' good time at the Dale Lauren Foland Manufacturing Camp Rib Burn Off on Saturday, July 20th from 11am to 2pm at Tuscora Park. This tasty event is open to the public and will feature delicious food from Hog Heaven and Texas Roadhouse. It's all to celebrate the week long manufacturing camp where 7th and 8th graders explored, discovered and imagined their career possibilities. Local manufactures and employers will be on hand to answer questions and offer information about the diverse career paths in our community. Come spin the prize wheel and take part in all the fun. We'll see you on Saturday, July 20th at Tuscora Park!

Leslie Schmidt Wins Chillin' & Grillin' Contest!

Congratulations to the grand prize winner in WJER's all-new Chillin' & Grillin' contest...


Leslie was selected as one of our five semi-finalists, and her name was drawn as the big winner on July 1st during the Morgan in the Morning show. Leslie wins an amazing prize package with plenty of prizes that will keep her chillin' and grillin' for the rest of summer, including:
• A Bullet Belair 4-burner gas grill from Holmes Lumber 
• Meats for grilling from Sugar Valley Meats 
• A Stihl FS Weed Trimmer from Pro-Core Power Equipment 
• An Echo 770-T Backpack Leaf Blower from Holmes Rental Station
• A $400 gift card from Williams Furniture
• A two-night stay in a cottage at Wood's Tall Timber Resort 
• A $50 Bellstores gift card 
• A family membership to the Tuscarawas County YMCA 
• A pair of tickets to 10 shows at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas 
• A pair of tickets to Cedar Point 
• A pair of tickets to Kennywood
• A pair of Club Seats to a Cleveland Indians game
• A pair of tickets to see the Akron RubberDucks 
• A pair of tickets to the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
• A pair of tickets to the Columbus Zoo & Zoombezi Bay
• A pair of tickets to the African Safari Wildlife Park

Congratulations Leslie, and thanks to everybody who signed up for a chance to win!

WJER Broadcasts from the TVFM

Tune in to WJER Radio every Wednesday from 3:00 to 5:00pm as we broadcast live from the Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market! The TVFM kicked off its 11th season in June and is open rain or shine from 3:00 to 7:00pm every Wednesday (except during Fair week) until October 9th at the fairgrounds in Dover. Tune in as we bring you live updates about what's available at the market each week as we move through the summer season. You'll also hear about the food trucks, community partners, live music, cooking demos, activities, and more because every week at the market is unique! 

Our weekly live broadcast from the Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market is made possible by our local Wendy's restaurants. Big thanks to Chris and Emily Lane and everyone at the Wendy's restaurants in Dover, New Philadelphia, Newcomerstown, Uhrichsville, Bolivar, Carrollton, and Alliance!