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Cosmos: A Space Odyssey Challenge Rules

Cosmos: A Space Odyssey Challenge Rules

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1. Promotion Description.  This promotion is sponsored by WFXG-TV, (3933 Washington Road, Augusta, Georgia 30907), and Dyer Kia, (4580 Washington Road, Evans, GA 30809), ("Sponsors"). This promotion begins at 9:00 PM on Sunday, March 9, 2014 and ends at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, June 3, 2014.  Promotion is void where prohibited.  By entering, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these promotion rules.

2. Eligibility.  No purchase necessary to enter or win.  This promotion is open only to legal U.S. residents of Georgia and South Carolina in the station's viewing area who are 18 years of age or older.  Current or former employees and their family members of Raycom Media, Inc., WFXG-TV, Dyer Kia, and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, successors and assigns, and their advertising, production, and their promotional agencies are not eligible to participate.  Only one Entry per week per person and per mobile phone number, and multiple Entries per week will lead to disqualification.  Text and messaging rates may apply.  In-person Entries at Dyer Kia, (4580 Washington Road, Evans, GA 30809), will require a "No Purchase Necessary Form."  Failure to fill out this form legibly will lead to disqualification.

3. How to Enter.  There are two (2) ways to enter this promotion.  During the Sunday airings of "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" from 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM during this promotion, WFXG-TV will air a question that pertains to the cosmos.  Each question will have multiple choice answers each with a unique short message code.  Entrants must send the correct answer or short message code via SMS text message to 95454.  Messages must be received by 5:00 PM the following Tuesday in order to qualify.  Entrants and mobile phone numbers are limited to one (1) entry per draw.  If more than one entry per Entrant ( and/or mobile number) per week is submitted for a particular draw, all of Entrant's entries for that draw will be void and the Entrant will not be eligible for the weekly prize or Grand Prize.  Individuals can also enter by completing an entry form at an in-store promotional display and dropping the completed entry form in the registration box at Dyer Kia, (4580 Washington Road, Evans, GA 30809), throughout the duration of the promotion as listed above.  In-store entries must be received in the registration box before the box is retrieved from Dyer Kia at 5:00 PM on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 to be eligible for the Grand Prize drawing.  Entrants who fill out their entry at the dealership will be required to leave their name, address, and their mobile phone number in order to receive an entry. All entries become the property of ("Sponsor(s)"), and ("Sponsor(s)") reserve(s) the right to use any information submitted by entrants. Entrant and entry data become the property of WFXG-TV and Dyer Kia, and WFXG-TV and Dyer Kia reserve the right to use any information submitted by entrants.  ("Sponsors") may cancel or delay a drawing when there is a pre-emption, technical difficulty or other applicable reason that warrants such action, in ("Sponsor's") discretion.

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 texts, calls or other entries are permitted.  Sponsors, Dyer Kia and WFXG are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected or mutilated calls, texts, submissions, or entries, including (without limitation) due to transmission, technical, and/or network failures of any kind, including (without limitation) malfunctioning of any hardware or software (whether originating with sender and/or Sponsors), telephonic failures, human error, wireless network failure or any other error or malfunction.  A potential winner may be requested to provide proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the mobile number associated with a winning Entry, and failure to provide the same may be grounds for disqualification, in Sponsor's discretion.

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 a mobile number shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the promotion.

4. Prize(s).  Qualifying prizes will consist of Cosmos prize packs valued at approximately $40 a piece. There will be thirteen (13) weekly winners of prize packs during this promotion and will be awarded by random draw from all other eligible Entries for that week ("Weekly Prizes"). Timing and delivery of weekly prizes to be determined by ("Sponsors") and is at ("Sponsors") sole discretion.   There will be ONE grand prize winner.  The grand prize is a 3 day trip for parent and child to experience a family camp, 2 people, a parent and a child, all age and physical and other limitations for Space Camp apply.  The Grand Prize is valued at approximately $ 1,000.  Prizes may not be sold, transferred or assigned by the winner. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded.  Note that there will be one Grand Prize Winner, from all forms of entry.

5. How the Prizes are Awarded.  During the Sunday airings of "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" from 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM a multiple choice question will be revealed.  Contestants who wish to enter the contest must send the correct answer or short message code via SMS text message to 95454.  Messages must be received by 5:00 PM the following Tuesday in order to qualify.  Entrants and mobile phone numbers are limited to one (1) Entry per draw.  The weekly winner will be randomly selected from all valid entries received during that week and will be notified via a text message that will identify the Entrant as the weekly winner and instructions as to how to receive his/her weekly prize pack.  One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be randomly selected from all entries.

6. Odds of Winning.  The odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the number of all other eligible Entries.

7. Conditions of Acceptance of Prizes.  Driver's license or other appropriate (as determined by ("Sponsors")) picture identification is required to claim a prize.  The winner and/or any other persons necessary may be required to execute and return a release and affidavit of eligibility within five (5) 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 incurred by participating in the promotion, transportation costs, gratuities and other items of an incidental nature.  WFXG-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 WFXG-TV if WFXG-TV reports any winnings to the Internal Revenue Service.

Each winner agrees to the use of his or her name and likeness in publicity without any additional notice or compensation, except where prohibited by law.  By entering this promotion, each winner acknowledges that WFXG-TV, Dyer Kia, 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.

8. Limitation on Liability.  By entering this promotion, each entrant forever discharges and releases ("Sponsors")Dyer Kia and WFXG, and  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 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.

9. Sponsor's Reservation of Rights.  These official rules are subject to modification by WFXG-TV.  In the event of a dispute, all decisions made by WFXG-TV are final and binding.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any person who tampers with the entry process or the operation of Sponsor's web site, or who otherwise acts in violation of these official rules.  Sponsor further reserves the right, in its 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, human or technical error, force majeure, or non-authorized human intervention that compromises or affects the administration, fairness, integrity, security, or proper conduct of the promotion).                                                                                                                                 10. List of Winners. Please call WFXG at (706) 650-5400 between June 9, 2014 and June 27, 2013. 

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