January 23, 2003 at 9:47 PM CST - Updated June 18 at 11:40 AM
From April 11 - 11:59 pm April 27, 2005, nominations for the Mother's Day Giveaway are made online at kait8.com that include loving 'tributes' to their mothers. These tributes are typically a couple of concise paragraphs that present your mother's most 'motherly' attributes, should be well thought out, easy to understand, and at least 200 words in length.
8 (eight) tributes will be selected at random as finalists for the Mother's Day Giveaway. Our viewer/web audience will be asked to vote on each one during midnight April 28 - May 5, 2005, at noon. The tribute with the most votes will be selected the winner of the Mother's Day Giveaway.
Open to legal U.S. residents age 18 or older of Region 8 viewing area except KAIT and sponsor employees and family. The winning entry may be asked to provide proof of age to determine eligibility.
After receiving notice, winner can call and pick up/redeem prizes from sponsors. Only One(1) entry per household. If winner doesn't reply within 7 days of notification another winner will be selected. No purchase necessary.
Entry constitutes permission to use winners' names and likeness without further compensation. Odds determined by entries received. Incomplete or incorrect information on registrations(i.e. incorrect email address) not eligible. If the winner cannot be reached by email due to incorrect email, then an alternative winner will be selected.
Taxes, if any, are responsibility of individual winner. Void where prohibited. Subject to all federal, state, and local laws. Entry indicates acceptance of and agreement to rules and decisions of judges which are final and legally binding.
No transfer of prizes permitted. No prize substitutions except as provided herein. KAIT and Happy Mother's Day Giveaway Sponsors reserve the right to substitute prizes with cash equivalence or similar items of like value should a prize become unavailable. By accepting prizes, winner hereby releases KAIT, its parent company, respective affiliates and participating sponsors and their affiliates, subsidiaries and licensees and their respective employees, agents, officers, directors, and owners of each such entity of all liability.
See complete official rules at KAIT. Rules are subject to change without notice.