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Win Dinner For 2 from Dutch-Way Family Restaurant

john : May 26, 2017 5:06 am : News, Promo

Every Friday at Noon, it is my pleasure to bring you a Retro-Countdown over the Lunch Break from our 30 year history. It’s called the Friday Time Capsule. Now a special giveaway is coming to the Friday Time Capsule…I’ll give you a chance to win Dinner For 2 at Dutch-Way Family Restaurants in Myerstown, Gap, and Schaefferstown. Dutch-Way Family Restaurants feature breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets including Seafood Night Every Thursday with crab legs, clams, shrimp, baked fish, crab cakes and more.  Click here for more info.

I suggest keeping our phone number on file (717-392-3690) as you tune in Fridays at Noon for your chance to win a gift card for Dinner For 2 at Dutch-Way Family Restaurants!


LBC Touch-A-Truck Giveaways on Winning Wednesday

kristi : May 23, 2017 3:25 pm : News, Promo

Lancaster Bible College‘s Touch-A-Truck event is back this weekend!  Once again, LBC’s Athletic Department presents a fun-filled day of learning about and interacting with some of the largest vehicles in our community.  It’s happening this Saturday, May 27th from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

You and your family are invited to LBC’s campus to see, touch, and learn about fire trucks, earth movers and more!  There will be lots of of family-friendly activities for everyone to enjoy!  All proceeds benefit LBC Athletics and the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central PA.

Adults (18+) are free and do not require a ticket. There is no charge for children 12 months and younger.  Tickets will be available at the event.

Tune in to WJTL all day long on Winning Wednesday, May 24th for chances to win a family pass to the event.  Keep our number handy: 717-392-3690.

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Kids Cookie Break Fest Wins Outstanding Station Sponsored Event

stacey : May 10, 2017 3:11 pm : News, Stacey Gagne

On Monday, Stacey and Lisa attended the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters Excellence in Broadcasting Awards Luncheon held at Hotel Hershey.  Various awards are given out in categories for Television and Radio.   Lisa accepted the award for Outstanding Station Sponsored Event for Kids Cookie Break Fest.

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Mom Knows Best Contest

kristi : May 10, 2017 8:10 am : News, Promo

Today’s mom is an expert on a whole range of subjects…from friendship troubles to trig homework, chocolate cake recipes to college majors, baseball swings to portfolio advice.  One thing is for sure: Mom Knows Best!  

Enter your Mom to win with WJTL’s Mother’s Day Contest!  

3 Moms will win a prize pack which includes:


Email and tell us:

-your name, age and mailing address

-something your Mom has taught you!   Keep it short and sweet: a sentence or two.  Comments may be shared on air.


The deadline to enter is Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Noon EST.  Winners will be randomly drawn from all eligible entries.  One winner per household.

Winners will be announced in the 2:00 p.m. hour Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (May 10, 11, 12.)

Only one entry per person will be allowed.

Comments on this blog post do not count as entries into the contest.  Be sure to email, including the details required above.

If you have won a big prize in past Mother’s Day or Father’s Day WJTL contests, please allow an opportunity for others to win.

Consult WJTL’s general contest rules here.


Sertoma Chicken BBQ Ticket Giveaways

kristi : May 9, 2017 2:09 pm : News, Promo

The weather is warming up and BBQ season is here.  Fun fact: The Guinness-Book-of-Records-certified world’s largest chicken BBQ happens right here in our backyard: the 65th annual Sertoma Chicken BBQ! It’s a full smokey Saturday of barbecued chicken-y goodness at Long’s Park in Lancaster, happening this year on May 20th. The 2017 menu features a half chicken barbecued in special sauce—plus, items from Herr’s, Turkey Hill, Hershey’s, Pepperidge Farm, Cherry Hill Orchard and Kegel’s Produce.

WJTL and Kids Cookie Break will be live on location!  Look for us at the Family Fun Zone.  We’ll be near the baseball fields and Park City Tunnel entrance.

Tune in to WJTL all day long on May 10th, 2017 for chances to win free meal tickets.


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Arbor Day Tree Giveaway Winner

John Staffieri : April 18, 2017 11:58 pm : News, Promo

Congratulations to our winner,  Mallory Schickel from Denver!

Thank you to everyone who entered!
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In celebration of Arbor Day, WJTL is teaming with Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control for the Arbor Day Tree Give Away!

Our winner will select a tree from six varieties, and Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control will even plant the tree on their property!

fall tree for WJTL promotionVarieties include:

  • Red Sunset Maple
  • Shademaster Honeylocust
  • Norway Spruce
  • Eastern White Pine
  • Kousa Dogwood
  • Kwanzan Cherry

Deadline to enter is Noon on Thursday, April 27th.

To enter the Arbor Day Tree Giveaway with WJTL & Tomlinson Bomberger Lawn Care, Landscape, & Pest Control send your name, address, and phone number to One name will be chosen at random and we’ll announce the winner on The Get Up & Go Show on Friday, April 28th.

*You must not have won from WJTL in the past 30 days in order to be eligible.

Redo Your View 2017

John Staffieri : March 20, 2017 12:55 pm : News, Promo

Update:   We have our final winner!  Thank you to Grauer’s Paint & Decorating for partnering with WJTL again with the 2017 Redo Your View Contest.  Congratulations to our final 5 winners!

  1. Janet Weber of Denver
  2. Wendy Kleinschmidt of Harrisburg
  3. Karen Rittenhouse of Columbia
  4. Linda Harnish of Holtwood
  5. Melvin Stoltzfus of Gap





WJTL and Grauer’s Paint & Decorating Center present: the Redo Your View Contest!  We’re going to give away 5 $200 gift cards to Grauer’s Paint & Decorating Center that can be used at their Lancaster,  Lititz, and West Elm locations.   Click here for more details and to fill out the entry form to win everything you need to give a room in your home a fresh new look.

Winners will be announced each Friday morning during the month of March, 2017 on the Get Up & Go Show with Fred & Lisa.

Deadline to enter:  Wednesday, March 29th at Noon.

RULES, etc.:

*Only one entry per household will be permitted.

*Winners will be selected at random from all of those that qualify.

*If you’ve won a prize from WJTL valued over $100 in the past year, you are not eligible for this contest.

*If you won in this contest last year, your household is not eligible to enter.

*Comments left on this blog DO NOT count as entries in this contest!

*Consult our general contest rules here.




Love Is Rising Contest

John Staffieri : February 7, 2017 2:44 pm : News, Promo

WJTL is celebrating Valentine’s Day with the Love Is Rising Contest!   Between Wednesday, February 8th and Monday, February 13th there will be 28 opportunities to win tickets to The Ultimate Date Night with Jay & Laura Laffoon on Friday, March 10th at Manor Church in Lancaster.  Be listening for your chance to call in to win! (717) 392-3690

On Valentine’s Day, 4 of our winning couples will also win a romantic balloon ride over Lancaster County with the United States Hot Air Balloon Team.  One winner will be announced during each DJ shift.

*You must be 18 years of age or older to be eligible for this contest.

*One winner per household.  

Official WJTL Contest Rules:

1. To be awarded a prize, the contestants must be the proper number caller, proper name drawn, the proper caller with the correct answer or a chosen contestant according to the specific contest rules.
2. There is no age limit for smaller prize contest winners but they must be a United States citizen to win. Participants may win only one (1) contest per family/household in a thirty (30) day period.
3. All materials submitted during a contest become the
property of WJTL and WJTL shall have the right to use any such material in connection with the given contest.
4. Any written and mail-in contests need to have all of your contact information included, so we can contact you or mail your prize in the case you are the winner. (Name, Address and Phone Number)
5.Contestants must be 18 years of age or older and be a United States citizen to win major prizes valued at $500. or greater.
6. Contestants may win one time.
7. Contestants and family members and household members of contestants who win a prize valued at $500 or greater will not be eligible to play or win another major prize valued at $500. or greater again for a two-year period from the date prize is awarded. If you or someone in your family/household is the grand prize winner, please give other people a chance to play and win.
8. Winners are solely responsible for payment of all applicable federal, state, and local taxes and any other liabilities incurred.
9. WJTL FM90.3 reserves the right to serve as exclusive arbitrator in the instance of question or conflict with the rules, contestants, or other aspect of the contest.
10. The decisions of WJTL FM90.3 with regard to the awarding of the prizes and the interpretation of these rules shall be final. All persons competing in this contest shall be deemed to have read, understood and agreed to be bound by these rules.
11. These rules may or may not be superseded by rules for a particular contest.
12. Further questions concerning contest rules should be directed to the General Manager, Fred McNaughton or Program Director, John Shirk.








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Love Is In The Air – 2017

John Staffieri : January 30, 2017 11:58 pm : News, Promo

Family Life’s Weekend To Remember marriage getaway is coming to the Hershey Lodge  February 17th -19th, 2017.

WJTL is giving 3 married couples free registration to the Weekend To Remember marriage getaway AND entry into our grand prize drawing to win free 2-night accommodations at The Hershey Lodge plus a prize pack of Family Life books.


-Email with “Love Is In The Air” in the subject line

-Include your name, age, address, phone number, and spouse’s name

-Attach a photo of you and your spouse


*Only one entry per person will be permitted; only be one winner per household is allowed.

*If you or your spouse won the grand prize in this contest in the past, you are not eligible to enter.

*Comments left on this blog do not count as official entries in this contest.

*Winners will be announced each day (Feb 1-3) on the Get Up & Go Show.  The Grand Prize Winner will be announced in the 4:00 p.m. hour on Friday, February 3rd.

*Entries must be received by 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Thursday, February 2nd.



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Stocking Stuffer Giveaways All Week Long

John Staffieri : December 16, 2016 5:18 pm : News, Promo

Looking for stocking stuffers for the WJTL fan in your life?  Tune in December 19-23 for chances to call in and win good stuff that comes in compact sizes:

-Books from Jeremy Camp, Bobbie Huston, Beverly Lewis, & Laura Story

-Gift Cards to Go ‘N Bananas Family Fun Center in Lancaster

-Tickets to see the “Behold The Lamb Tour” with Andrew Peterson & Audrey Assad

-Christmas CD’s from Casting Crowns, 7eventh Time Down, Laura Story, and more

-Certificates for the Zip Line Canopy Tour at Refreshing Mountain Retreat and Adventure Center


Keep us on speed dial: 392-FM90.  DJs will let you know when to call.  You’re eligible to win if you haven’t won from WJTL in the past 30 days.


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