DESALES 23 – DOVER 16 (final)   |   MADISON COMPREHENSIVE 0 – NEW PHILADELPHIA 21 (final)   |   INDIAN VALLEY 0 – GARAWAY 17 (final)   |   CLAYMONT 35 – TUSKY VALLEY 0 (final)   |   TUSCARAWAS CENTRAL CATHOLIC 0  –  NEWCOMERSTOWN  30 (final) |   EAST CANTON 21 – STRASBURG 6 (final)   |   MALVERN 28 – BUCKEYE TRAIL 20 (final)   |   RIDGEWOOD 47 – SANDY VALLEY 30 (final)   |   WEST HOLMES 48 – LEXINGTON 14 (final)   |   CANTON SOUTH 39 – FAIRLESS 38 (final)   |   CONOTTON VALLEY 50 – FRONTIER 7
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Fall Festival continues through Sunday at Atwood Lake Park

September 30, 2022

MINERAL CITY (WJER) (Sept. 30, 2022) – The Atwood Lake region is celebrating autumn’s arrival with a weekend of crafts, food, and demonstrations. The Fall Festival is marking its 40th year at the lakeside park that’s owned and operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Organizing committee member Daryl Smith […]

Downtown Dennison getting new streetlights

September 27, 2022

DENNISON (WJER) (Sept. 27, 2022) – Officials are moving forward with a plan to replace most of the street lights downtown. The village is participating in a pilot program where AEP buys certain lights, puts in energy-efficient ones, and leases them back to municipalities. Mayor Greg DiDonato says they’re paying […]

Homrighausen trial on hold

September 27, 2022

NEW PHILADELPHIA (WJER) (September 27, 2022) – The criminal trial for longtime Dover Mayor Richard Homrighausen is on hold. Judge Elizabeth Thomakos met with the attorneys in her office Monday after Homrighausen’s lawyer asked for the trial to be delayed because of an unspecified personal family matter. Thomakos had not […]

Junior Fair sets sales record at $1.63 million

September 27, 2022

DOVER (WJER) (September 27, 2022) – The Tuscarawas County Junior Fair set a new livestock auction sales record this year at $1.3 million. Add in the small animal and dairy sales, and this year’s junior fair recorded $1.63 million dollars in sales, also a record. Junior Fair Sales Committee Coordinator […]

Community again turning pink to encourage breast cancer screenings

September 26, 2022

NEW PHILADELPHIA (WJER) (Sept. 26, 2022) – The Tuscarawas County commissioners are again lending their support to the community-wide breast cancer awareness campaign known as Paint Tusc Pink. They were joined by officials from Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital Monday morning to kick off this year’s installment of the campaign that […]