Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation ~ General Contest Rules
- No purchase necessary to enter or receive a prize.
- Contest is open to legal residents of the United States, 18 years of age or older, with the exception of employees and the immediate families of Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation (HVBC) and their partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, or agencies. Limit one entry per person, per day. HVBC reserves the right to forfeit contestants if multiple entries per day are sent and/or the entry system is abused.
- Prizes are non-transferable. No substitution of prize or exchange for cash. Limit one prize from HVBC per family or household per 30 days.
- Winners are solely responsible for any and all applicable taxes associated with receipt of prizes. This contest is void where prohibited by law.
- On-Air Contests: Winners will be randomly selected or be the correct numbered caller asked for on the air. If entry requires answering a trivia question, winner will be the first correct on-air answer or randomly selected from all correct answers depending on the method of contesting. Contestants are required to follow the on-air instructions from air personalities. Decisions of the judges will be final in all respects.
On-line contests: Winners will be randomly selected unless otherwise specified. If entry requires answering a trivia question, winner will be randomly selected from all correct answers. Decisions of the judges will be final in all respects.
- By taking part in a HVBC contest, participants agree to be bound by all contest rules and all decisions of the judges, whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.
- Winners may be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility and liability release form which must be returned within 15 days of receipt, or else prize is void or will be awarded to an alternate winner, at the station’s option. Winners of prizes valued at $600 or more will be issued a 1099 tax form.
- Winners consent to the use of their names/likeness and voice for publicity purposes without additional compensation.
- HVBC reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize if original prize is unavailable.
- Travel packages include only those items specifically mentioned; any other expenses associated with travel/transportation are the responsibility of winner. In the event that winner cannot take the trip, prize will be forfeited. A runner-up may be chosen, at the option of HVBC. Travel arrangements subject to transportation and/or accommodations availability. Restrictions may apply and are subject to change.
Winner and travel companion (s) must travel on the same itinerary and possess all required travel documents and identification. Trip value may fluctuate based on demand and availability. Estimate is based upon trip taken at peak times.
- By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants release HVBC, their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and judging agencies, officers, directors, and employees, from any and all liability, damages, losses, injuries or misfortune (however named or described) with respect to, or arising out of the use, misuse or possession of any of the prizes awarded. By participating in this sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these official rules and decisions of the judges. If winner is unable to comply with these rules and regulations, an alternative winner will be selected.
- HVBC is not responsible for lost entries or entries not received due to technical problems, updates or maintenance which affects gooddaytricities.com or a person’s ability to participate or enter contests on gooddaytricities.com HVBC is not responsible for technical problems caused by a telephone, a personal computer, the internet, browser, server or computer problems in general.
- HVBC shall be excused from it’s obligation to run the sweepstakes if its performance is delayed or prevented due to causes by control, including, but not limited to acts of God, war, and/or any acts of government authority.
- HVBC reserves the right to change the rules or discontinue the contest without prior notice. Changes will become effective upon announcement.
- Prize must be claimed within 30 days from the date the winner is notified of winning. Failure to claim prize within those 30 days will result in forfeiture of the prize.
- For a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope to: Good Day Tri-Cities Winners List, 222 Commerce Street, Kingsport, TN 37660. Please include name of contest. Allow 4-6 weeks for delivery.
- Entries must be received by 11:59pm on last day of contest registration, and will be selected on or around the following day. Winners will be notified by telephone and/or mail.
- Certain contests will have their own specific rules listed.