Contests (7)

Monday, 11 January 2016 10:11

January Winner - Karli Morisak

KWR karli97.5 WONE and LOCK 3 congratulate Karli Morisak of Coventry High School. She's a Kid Who Rocks!! Karli has always been a very high achiever. She is currently the president of National Honor Society and ranks first in her senior class with a 4.2 GPA. She is a post-secondary student at the University of Akron with 18 earned credits. She has been the captain of the basketball and soccer teams. She is a supervisor at a local ice cream business as well as a Sweetheart Ball and Cotillion Debutante. Karli is an active community volunteer and pen pal of a Special Olympic athlete. She also finds time to enjoy two brothers and two sisters. Way to go, Karli! From LOCK 3, in cooperation with Marc's Stores, Family Treasures Jewelers, Toth Buick GMC and 97.5 WONE.

Thursday, 24 December 2015 10:19

December Winner - Darrin Gilkerson

Darrin senior pic97.5 WONE and LOCK 3 congratulate Darrin Gilkerson of Wadsworth High School. He's a Kid Who Rocks!! Darrin is an Excellence roll student with a GPA of 4.36, and is enrolled in all AP and Honors classes. He is a peer tutor at WHS, volunteers at the bookstore, is a State Qualifying Wrestler and enjoys singing in his spare time. Darrin was WHS student of the month for October, and he is a National Merit Winner Semi-Finalist who scored a perfect 36 on his ACT. Darrin is planning on going to college to study engineering physics.

Monday, 23 November 2015 11:55

November Winner - Demi Reed

KWR demi97.5 WONE and LOCK 3 congratulate Demi Reed of Firestone High School. She's a Kid Who Rocks!! An engineering student with a 4.1 GPA, she's a self-taught guitarist who presides over her church's youth choir and volunteers with special olympics. Even one of her siblings calls her the "perfect" sister. Way to go, Demi! From LOCK 3, in cooperation with Marc's Stores, Family Treasures Jewelers, and 97.5 WONE.

Tuesday, 20 October 2015 12:07

October Winner - Matthias Lewis

KWR matthias97.5 WONE & LOCK 3 congratulate MATTHIAS LEWIS of OHIO VIRTUAL ACADEMY. He's this month's KID WHO ROCKS!!  As a Chief Master Sergeant in Civil Air Patrol, Matthias serves as First Sergeant of the Squadron, and commands their competition team. He taught himself to play five musical instruments; and writes music.  He plays soccer and runs track while maintaining a very high GPA. He volunteers at church, Rotary, Ruritan, and for political campaigns. He referees soccer and works for a local business. WAY TO GO, MATTHIAS! From Lock 3, in cooperation with Marc's Stores and 97.5 WONE. 

Tuesday, 15 September 2015 20:00

September Winner - Hannah Dalton

KWR hannah97.5 WONE & LOCK 3 congratulate HANNAH DALTON of Perry High School in Massillon. She's this month's KID WHO ROCKS!! Hannah was born deaf but surgeries helped her hear and later speak. Since then, she's excelled in everything she does, including school where she carries a 4 point G-P-A. When she's not volunteering, Hannah is planning her University of Akron education with hopes of becoming an oncologist nurse. WAY TO GO, HANNAH! From Lock 3, in cooperation with Marc's Stores and 97.5 WONE. 

Sunday, 21 August 2011 06:22



Jeff Kinzbach in the Morning 


Soup Or Bowl

A $20 gift card for ZOUP!


4 free games of bowling for 2

At Eastgate Lanes in Akron 


Mon-Thurs Only

1 pair of tickets to:

Little River Band

On Thursday, February 4th

At The Tangier


1 pair of tickets to:

The Comedy Zone

Club Velvet

At The Hard Rock Rocksino


1 pair of tickets to see:


On Saturday, February 6th

At The Akron Civic Theatre


Joke of the Week

The Works Package

From The Klaben Auto Stores

Oil change and multi point inspection

Klaben they’re closer than you think!

4 PACK of tickets to:
The Ultimate
Journey Experience 
@ The Akron Civic Theater
On Saturday Apri

Tickets On Sale now  

Middays with Sandra Miller


4 pack of tickets to:

The Great Big Home & Garden Show

February 5th – February 14th

At The I-X Center

Tickets good any one day

Now qualified for the grand prize:

A $100 gift card for home improvement


Soup Or Bowl

A $20 gift card for ZOUP!


4 free games of bowling for 2

At Eastgate Lanes in Akron


Afternoon Drive with TK O'Grady


Soup Or Bowl

A $20 gift card for ZOUP!


4 free games of bowling for 2

At Eastgate Lanes in Akron



Monday, 16 December 2013 11:45

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