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Canal Dover Festival This Weekend in Downtown Dover

The 2017 Canal Dover Festival will take place this weekend in downtown Dover. Check out schedule of this weekend's events below! For more information, visit the Dover Exchange Club website.


12:00 - Midway Opens
4:00 to 7:00 - Terry T & J T Teis
5:30 - Festival opens (Mayor Homrighausen)
7:00 to 8:00 - New Towne Cloggers
8:00 to 11:00 - Class Action

4:00 to 7:00 - The Good Guys
8:00 to 11:00 - Badstone

12:00 - Parade (route includes 4th Street from Walnut to Wooster Avenue between 4th Street and 2nd Street, 2nd Street to Tuscarawas Avenue, and back to 4th Street)
1:00 - Plate Auction (Don R Wallick)
1:30 - Dover High Marching Tornadoes
2:00 - Moxie Dance Academy
3:45 - Tuscarawas Dance Studio
6:00 to 8:00 - Jericho Big Band

4:00 to 7:00 - Randy Velez
8:00 to 11:00 - Moonlyterz

10:30 - Grace Lutheran Church Service
12:30 - Big Wheel Race Sign up starts
1:00 - Big Wheel Race (prizes for 1st place in each age group, boys and girls 3-4, 5-6, 7-8)
3:00 to 4:00 - Dover Doo Wops (show choir)
6:30 to 9:00 - Dominic Greco Band (Community Concert Band)

4:00 to 7:00 - Daniels & Rinehart (electric-acoustic)
8:00 to 11:00 - New Wave Nation (‘80s)

Community Family Health Center Wins Subway Tray

Community Family Health Center in Dover 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 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: Eric Riley, Dr. Robert Ley, WJER’s Hannah Hubbard, Kathryn Pumneo, Kristie Hawley, and Jamie Wallace

Vacation Bible School Coming Soon

Vacation Bible School will be starting soon! Send us your church's VBS information, and we'll announce it on WJER beginning in June.

Please include:
-The name of the church
-Date and times of the VBS
-Age range of children who may participate
-Special activities
-Registration information

Send your information to:
Fax: 330-364-4538
Mail/in person: 646 Boulevard, Dover, OH 44622

Kids League Reports on WJER

Listen to the Kids League Report for the results of all of the Little League and Minor League baseball games in the area!

Coaches: pick up a Kids League form at WJER or download it here and fill it out after each game. Then, place your results in the mailbox on the side porch of WJER, fax it to 330-364-4538, or email it to Please do not phone in results! Be sure to include the team coach's name and phone number.

We will announce the Kids League Report on WJER Monday through Saturday at 7:20 a.m., 4:45 p.m., and following the Cleveland Indians games. We will also have a weekly random drawing from the results we receive for a free Domino's pizza party for your team, so send them in today!

Our winners so far this season are:
April 24th - 30th: Exchange Club (coach Scott Blind)
May 1st - 7th: Frontier (coach Chris Meiser)
8th - 14th: The New Company (coach Brooke Murphy)
May 15th - 21st: Rotary (coach Damon Stevenson)

The Kids League R
eport is brought to you by
Domino's, Wood Electric, and Wood's Tall Timber Lake Resort.

Hot Job of the Week

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

This week’s topic:
What questions should I ask (or not ask) at an interview?

Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: Mechanic

Job Code #
: T-517-5

: At least 18 years old; high school diploma or equivalent; valid driver’s license with a clean driving record; required to use your own tools; pre-employment testing will include a criminal background check, drug testing, and a driving records check

Job Description
: Preventative maintenance on engines such as trucks (gasoline and propane engines); maintain vehicles in functional condition by conducting inspections, repairing engine failures, and mechanical and electrical systems malfunctions; replace parts on vehicles as needed; workdays are Monday thru Saturday, 40-60 hours per week

Rate of Pay
: Starting wage is negotiable (based on experience, education, skills, and abilities)

Available Benefits
: Vacation and paid holidays

Worksite Location
: Uhrichsville, OH

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

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

Indians Baseball on WJER FM

Baseball season is always exciting, but this year there's even more to celebrate, as WJER returned Indians baseball to the FM airwaves. With the addition of 100.9 WJER FM in February, we now simulcast all of our programming on both AM 1450 and the new FM station. So when Tom Hamilton says "Waaaaaaaaayyyy back...and GONE!" you'll hear it in crystal clear stereo on the FM dial!

Tribe Grand Slam Could Lead to $500 Cash

Congratulations to Miles Riley and Iva Burkey who are now in the running to win $500 cash as semi-finalists in the WJER Grand Slam contest! Miles was our Grand Slam contestant for the April 5th Cleveland Indians game, during which Francisco Lindor hit the first grand slam of the season. Then on April 14th, Lonnie Chisenhall put Iva in the running with his grand slam. Miles and Iva will be two of 20 semi-finalists in our final drawing for the $500 cash from First Federal Community Bank, along with prizes from Parkway Nissan, at the end of the regular season.

If you would like to be a semi-finalist, be sure to register for the Grand Slam contest at any First Federal Community Bank location, Parkway Nissan, or right here at WJER Radio. And remember, every contestant wins 4 fruit smoothies from our area Lewis family McDonald's!

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!

Friday, June 2nd
Dough Co. Doughnuts & Coffee, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 10
Finishing Touch Flooring & Carpet Cleaning, 10:00 a.m. to noon

Dick Bartley's Classic Countdown

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