Promotion Description. This promotion is sponsored by KAIT, LLC (“KAIT-TV”), 472 Co Rd 766, Jonesboro, AR 72401 and First Community Bank, 1325 Harrison Street, Batesville, AR 72501 (together, “Sponsor(s)”). The promotion begins at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 22, 2015 and no entries will be accepted after at 11:59 p.m. on September 15, 2016. (“Promotion Period”). The first monthly period begins on the beginning of the contest period and ends on October 31st at 11:59 p.m. Subsequent monthly entry periods begin at 12:01 a.m. on the first day of the monthly entry period and end on the last day of the monthly entry period at 11:59 p.m. This promotion is void where prohibited and is subject to all local, state, and Federal laws. By entering, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these promotion rules.
Eligibility. No purchase necessary to enter or win. This promotion is open only to legal U.S. residents of the following counties in the station’s viewing area: Craighead, Greene, Clay, Poinsett, Cross, Jackson, Crittenden, Mississippi, St. Francis, Woodruff, Lawrence, Randolph, Sharp, Independence, Izard, Fulton, Stone, Cleburne and White Counties in Arkansas; also Dunklin, Pemiscot, Butler, Ripley, Oregon, and Howell Counties in Missouri (the “Viewing Area”), who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees and immediate family members of employees, or persons living with employees or immediate family members of employees, of Raycom Media, Inc., KAIT-TV, the other Sponsor(s), and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, and their advertising and production agencies are not eligible to participate in this promotion. The phrase “immediate family members” refers to spouses, parents, in-laws, children, siblings, and any other extended family members. Only one entry per individual will be accepted, and multiple entries will be disqualified.
How to Enter. To enter someone in the contest, go to http://kait8.com/actsofkindness. You will be directed to the Acts of Kindness nomination form, where you will complete the official nomination form, submitting your name, email address, daytime phone number, name of the nominee and an essay indicating the reason why your nominee should be selected to win the cash prize. Your entry information must be complete and accurate. You cannot nominate yourself or a member of your immediate family. Nominees must be eighteen years of age or older at the time of entry, and must live within the Viewing Area. The essay must be in English and must be no more than 1,000 words long.
Entries will be accepted throughout the duration of the Promotion Period, but monthly nominees will be selected from entries received by the following dates:
ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY:
8:00AM, October 23, 2015
11:59PM, November 30, 2015
11:59PM, December 31, 2015
11:59PM, January 31, 2016
11:59PM, February 29, 2016
11:59PM, March 31, 2016
11:59PM, April 30, 2016
11:59PM, May 31, 2016
11:59PM, June 30, 2016
11:59PM, July 31, 2016
11:59PM, August 31, 2016
11:59PM, September 15, 2016
Entries must be filled out completely and legibly in order to qualify, and will be void if they are, in whole or in part, incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, counterfeit, altered, or obtained through theft or fraud. No mechanically reproduced, software-generated or other automated multiple entries are permitted. Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected or mutilated entries, including due to transmission, technical, and/or network failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any hardware or software (whether originating with sender or Sponsor(s)), telephonic failures, human error, or any other error or malfunction. For online entries, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry will be considered the entrant. An “authorized account holder” shall mean the natural person assigned to such e-mail account by the Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with such e-mail account. A potential winner may be requested to provide proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with a winning entry.
Entrants agree not to upload, post or transmit any materials which contain any computer viruses, Easter eggs, worms, Trojan Horses or other harmful component or programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the operation of the promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to seek damages from any person who makes such attempt(s).
Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. Any questions regarding the number of entries submitted by an individual or the authorized account holder of an e-mail address shall be determined by Sponsor(s) in its/their sole discretion, and Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the promotion.
By entering this promotion, entrant agrees that KAIT-TV and the other Sponsor(s) of this promotion may provide entrant with promotional materials and that KAIT-TV may release entrant’s personally identifiable registration information to the other Sponsor(s) for that purpose. KAIT-TV is not responsible for the use of entrant’s personally identifiable information by the other Sponsor(s).
Prize(s). Each month, one (1) nominee will receive $408.00, which will be awarded in the form of a check or cash payment to the winning nominee. The value of each prize is $408.00.
No prize may be exchanged for cash, transferred, or assigned by the winner(s). Sponsor(s) reserve the right to substitute a prize, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.
How the Prizes are Awarded. Each month one (1) nominee winner will be selected from all eligible entries received as of the close of that monthly period. Nominees will be selected on or about fifteen days after the close of each monthly period (per Section 3, above), except for the first nominee winner, who will be notified on or about Friday, October 23rd. Entries will be judged by committee based on the following: demonstrated need of the nominee and the nominee’s impact in the community. Winners are determined at the station’s sole, absolute and subjective discretion. Remaining valid entries will carry over to the next monthly judging.
Odds of Winning. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received and the demonstrated need of the nominee and the nominee’s impact in the community, in the judges’ sole, absolute and subjective discretion.
Conditions of Acceptance of Prize. A valid driver’s license or other valid picture identification is required to claim a prize. The winner(s), and if applicable any travel companion(s), will be required to execute and return a release and affidavit of eligibility prior to receiving their prize, or the prize will be forfeited. A winner must take possession of his or her prize within 3 business days or the prize will be forfeited.
Winner(s) will be solely responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes, as well as license and registration fees, transportation costs, gratuities and other items of an incidental nature. KAIT-TV will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one year period to the Internal Revenue Service. Winner(s) will receive a Form 1099 from KAIT-TV if KAIT-TV reports any winnings to the Internal Revenue Service.
Each winner agrees to the use of his or her name, voice, likeness, biography, and opinions in publicity in ay media, worldwide, without any additional compensation or consideration, except where prohibited by law. By entering this promotion, each winner acknowledges that KAIT-TV, and all other sponsors and venues, have the right to publicize and broadcast each winner’s name, voice, and likeness, the fact that he or she won, and all matters incidental thereto.
Limitation on Liability. By entering this promotion, each entrant forever discharges and releases Sponsor(s), its/their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability, claims, causes of action, suits, and demands of any kind arising from or in connection with the promotion, including, without limitation, responsibility for property damage, loss of life, or personal injury or death resulting from or in connection with participating in the promotion or from or in connection with use or receipt of the prize(s), however caused. Entrant releases Sponsor(s) from any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, product liability, and merchandise delivery.
Sponsor’s Reservation of Rights. These official rules are subject to modification by KAIT-TV. In the event of a dispute, all decisions made by KAIT-TV are final and binding. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right, in its/their sole discretion, to disqualify any person who tampers with the entry process or the operation of Sponsor’s/Sponsors’ web site(s), or who otherwise acts in violation of these official rules. Sponsor(s) further reserve(s) the right, in its/their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, or modify this promotion if, for any reason, the promotion is not capable of completion as planned (including, but not limited to, for the following reasons: infection by computer virus, technical corruption, force majeure, or non-authorized human intervention that compromises or affects the administration, fairness, integrity, security, or proper conduct of the promotion). Sponsor disclaims any representations or warranties regarding the merchantability or fitness of any prize.
List of Winners. For a list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to KAIT-TV, PO Box 790, 472 Craighead 766, Jonesboro, AR 72401.