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 1450 WJER Monday through Saturday at 7:10 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 20th - 26th: 12U New Ph
ila Quakers (coach Chris Ricklic)
April 27th - May 3rd: Dover Novogradac (coach Scott Harmon)
May 4th - 10th: Exchange Club (coach Scott Blind)
May 11th - 17th: Glass Lumber (coach Chad Wells)

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

Dover Chemical Wins Subway Tray

The Customer Service Department at Dover Chemical 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 box of Subway cookies, Coca Cola and Diet Coke, balloons from the Balloonatique, 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: Becky Pratt, Annette Shaffer, and WJER's Hannah Hubbard

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:
What questions should I ask…or not?

Hot Job of the Week:
Employer seeking: Accounts Payable/Receptionist

Job Code #
: T-548-9

: High school diploma (college helpful but not required); proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel; knowledge of Timberline Accounting software; especially familiar with Accounts Payable, Purchase Order, and Job Cost modules (experience with accounting software required); proficient with current technology regarding cell phones, etc.; professional, detail oriented, organized, and able to multitask; able to communicate effectively with all levels of employees, management, customers, and vendors; at least 18 years old; valid driver’s license; pre-employment testing will include a driving record check, drug testing, and a reference check

Job Description
: Accounts payable duties: issue purchase orders; verify invoices; data entry of purchase orders and accounts payable invoices; issue timely payments of vendor invoices and employee expenses; prepare recommendations for routine payments to accounts payable vendors; maintain all payment records; review accounts payable register; handle resolution of inquires; enter new vendors into system; Receptionist duties: answer phones; receive and direct visitors; schedule appointments; prepare, edit, assemble, and distribute correspondence, documents, reports, etc.; office machine operation and company errands as needed; maintain filing and retrieval system for accounting records; performs other related work as required; Other duties: generate reports from Timberline software; assist with miscellaneous tasks directed by accounting department; use Microsoft Word and Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Timberline Accounting Software, and Report Designer to create reports; Monday-Friday, 24-40 hours per week (position has the possibility to go full time)

Worksite Location
: New Philadelphia, OH

Rate of Pay
: $20,000-$22,000 per year

Available Benefits
: Health and dental insurance, vacation, paid holidays, and 401k

How to apply
: *If you are applying at OhioMeansJobs Tuscarawas or Stark, fill out a referral form, attach it to your résumé, and turn it in to the Customer Service Desk. Out-of-area applicants can fax their résumés to 330-602-2858 or email them to Pl
ease address it to ATTN: RC4 and include the job code ref#, your name, and either the job title or the T# for this position.

For more infor
mation, visit OhioMeansJobs online at

Canal Dover Festival to be Held Memorial Day Weekend

The annual Canal Dover Festival is coming soon! Check out this year's schedule of events:

Upcoming Shows at the Kent State Performing Arts Center

The Kent State Performing Arts Center is nearing the end of another great season, but that means a new one is just around the corner! Check out the remaining performances for this season, and get a taste of what's to come:

Scheduled performances include:
Saturday, June 6th at 7:30 p.m.: Franc D'Ambrosio with the Tuscarawas Philharmonic
Saturday, June 13th at 7:30 p.m.: Four Tops
Saturday, July 18th at 7:30 p.m.: Larry Gatlin in "Will the real Larry Gatlin please sit down?"
Saturday, August 29th at 7:30 p.m.: Michael Stanley and the Resonators

Tune in to 1450 WJER on Wednesday afternoons for ticket giveaways and updates from Mike Morelli, General Manager of the Performing Arts Center, to find out what's happening at the PAC throughout the season.

WJER News Brings Home 10 Associated Press Awards

The WJER News team
 returned home with 10 Ohio Associated Press Media Editors awards from the annual banquet in Columbus May 3. The awards include:

General Excellence
1st place

Best Anchor
1st place to Jamie Hambach

Best Use of Sound
1st place to Jamie Hambach for "Dover Steam Show"

Best Breaking News Coverage
1st place for “Tuscarawas River Drowning”
2nd place for “Murder-Suicide”

Best Documentary or Series
1st place for “One Child at a Time”

Extraordinary Coverage of a Scheduled Event
1st place for “November Election”

Best Reporter
2nd place to Shyanne Carroll

Best Feature Reporting
2nd place to Shyanne Carroll for “Farm Bureau Trip”

Best Continuing Coverage
2nd place for “Meth Eruption”

Everyone at WJER is so proud of our fantastic News team...congratulations Jennifer Clark, Jamie Hambach, Shyanne Carroll and the entire WJER staff!

Pictured: WJER News reporters Shyanne Carroll and Jamie Hambach display the 1st place "General Excellence" award.

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 Peach & Passion Fruit Iced Fruit 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.


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