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Area Fireworks

If you're looking for a place to take in some fireworks displays for your 4th of July celebration, check out our list of area events:

Saturday, June 30th
Tappan Lake—Starting at dusk ($8 per car), music by Hillbilly Way at the beach from 8:00 to 11:00pm

Millersburg—Starting when it gets dark at the downtown courthouse lawn, there will also be a kids play area with children’s activities from noon to 7:00pm, and a Vietnam moving memorial will come through Millersburg from June 29th through July 1st (opening ceremony on June 29th at 6:30pm)

Tuesday, July 3rd
Midvale Speedway

Saturday, July 7th
Heck’s Grove Park in Gnadenhutten—10:00pm, Gnadenhutten Fireworks Festival starts Thursday, July 5th and continues through Sunday July 8th with activities, contests, parades, live music, and more.

Tuscora Park in New Philadelphia—10:00pm

Our area fireworks information is brought to you by the
Michael Taylor Insurance Agency.

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!

Saturday, June 23rd, 10:00am to noon
Relay for Life at the Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds

Wednesday, June 27th, 10:00am to noon (and every Wednesday)
Williams Furniture, Floor Covering & Sleep Center/America's Mattress

Wednesday, June 27th, 3:00 to 5:00pm (and every Wednesday thru October 10th)
Tuscarawas Valley Farmers Market

Berner Trucking Wins Subway Tray

Berner Trucking in Dover is this week's winner of the Subway Hump Day Party Tray Giveaway! WJER's Hannah Hubbard 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, Radiograms, sports schedules, 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: Tim Goehring, Kimberly Hobart Fleming, and Vernon Hochstetler

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:
Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills

Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: Process Metallurgist

Job Code #
: T-168-2

: Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgical Engineering with a minimum of two years of experience in a supervisory position managing operations and quality control; excellent communication skills (both written and verbal); computer proficient; pre-employment testing will include a criminal background check, a driving records check, drug testing, and a physical examination

Job Description
: Review and change process methods when necessary; review testing procedures to ensure reliability; provide assistance to operators and customers by performing the following duties personally or through subordinates: coordinate technical liaison services between operations, sales department, quality assurance, and customer with newly developed techniques or practices in processing company products and inform customers of new types, specifications, and end-uses of products; review inquiries to determine if product can be made to customer specification; review and analyze production and quality control procedures, recommend and/or implement revisions; establish quality objectives to meet corporate and customer requirements by appraising the effectiveness of process methods, testing methods, inspection methods, and quality standards; cooperate with sales and operations to provide assistance with special customer applications and/or claims and adjustments; work closely with raw material purchasing to develop and maintain quality sources; Please note: workdays are Monday through Friday, day shift; it is Greer Steel Company’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law; Greer Steel Company will also provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Worksite Location
: Dover, OH

Rate of Pay
: Based on experience, skills, and education

Available Benefits
: 401K, health and dental insurance, vacation, and paid holidays 

How to apply
: *Apply direct with résumé to the employer by email at
*Be sure you mention OhioMeansJobs Stark/Tuscarawas counties as the source of how you heard about the position when applying direct to the employer.
*Job order qualifications must be reflected on your résumé to be considered.

For more information, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

"Deck Ya!" 2018 Registration Underway

The 2018 edition of the WJER "Deck Ya!" contest is here! It's your chance to win a prize package that includes $1,000 towards your outdoor project courtesy of Keim Lumber in Charm with construction by Buckeye Career Center. But wait...there's LOTS more!

Take care of your lawn and landscaping with a $500 gift certificate from Stutzman's Lawn & Landscaping, a Cub Cadet XT 1 42-inch lawn tractor from Holmes Rental Station, and a $200 gift card from Bull Country Compost.

When the deck is finished, throw a party with a cookout using your $250 certificate from Sugar Valley Meats. Enjoy the meat with a knife set and butcher block AND a $200 gift card from Warther Cutlery!

In-store registration for the prize package of the summer
begins Monday, June 11th and continues through Sunday, July 15thFor details on where you can register and the official contest rules, click here.

Someone's going to get decked...will it be you?

Talkin' Tribe with Bobby D

Get the inside scoop on your Cleveland Indians every Wednesday morning on WJER! Join WJER Sports Director Bill Morgan each Wednesday at 7:20am as he talks with Cleveland Indians Vice President of Public Affairs Bob DiBiasio. They'll discuss news about upcoming events, games, and special notes about the Tribe. WJER is the Sports Voice of the Valley and your home for Cleveland Indians baseball!

The Bobby D Show is brought to you by
Troyer's Trail Bologna.


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6/23/18 5:37p Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers
6/24/18 12:37p Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers
6/25/18 7:37p Cleveland Indians @ St. Louis Cardinals
6/26/18 7:37p Cleveland Indians @ St. Louis Cardinals

6/23/18 7:30a Community Breakfast in Leesville
6/23/18 8:00a Schoenbrunn Moravian Church Lunch Stand
6/23/18 11:00a Zoar Summer Course-Basic Dough
6/23/18 12:00p Reeves Museum Open for Season
6/23/18 1:00p Barnhill Park Rigatoni Dinner