General Contest Rules and Regulations

Winners of any contest and members of their household must wait at least 30 days before entering any other contest on KTAB-TV, KRBC-TV, and Bigcountryhomepage.com, and may not win another contest within that 30 day period.

Unless otherwise indicated, all prize(s) must be picked up at the KTAB/KRBC, Bigcountryhomepage.com business office located at:

KTAB/KRBC TV Studio

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX 79605

within 30 days of winning or prize(s) become null and void.

Immediate family members of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB-TV, KRBC-TV, Bigcountryhomepage.com, it's agencies, and applicable contest sponsors may not participate or receive prize(s) for contests.

Winners are responsible for any tax liability and additional costs when applicable to contest. Prizes are non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for any other prize(s)/merchandise.

Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission to the contest sponsor, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.,  KTAB-TV, KRBC-TV, Bigcountryhomepage.com and its agencies to use the winners name, likeness, and/or voice for the purpose of advertising and trade without further compensation.

Submitting any content including, but not limited to photos, videos, mp3s, and text files to the contest sponsor, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB-TV, KRBC-TV, Bigcountryhomepage.com and its agencies to use the winners name, likeness, and/or voice for the purpose of advertising and trade without further compensation.

The management of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB-TV, KRBC-TV, Bigcountryhomepage.com, and its agencies acts as the sole judge, interpreter, and enforcer of contest rules and official declaration of winners.

Unless otherwise specified, only one entry per person, per contest is allowed.

Unless otherwise specified, entries will only be accepted from participants within the KTAB-TV KRBC-TV viewing area.

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB-TV, KRBC-TV, Bigcountryhomepage.com and its agencies reserve the right to deny the winner of any contest any prize(s) at any time.

Rules and regulations are subject to change at any time, without notice, during any contest for any reason.

Must be 18 or older unless otherwise specified.

First Day Of School Photo Contest

Official Rules

Prize: One (1) winner will receive a $50.00 prize pack from Cool Cuts (hair cut and styling products), 4 rounds of golf from Lunar Mini Golf $48 value, 5 Pretzels from Pretzelmaker $25 value, movie pass for 2 from Premiere Cinema $20 value, 2 buffet and drives from Mr. Gatti’s $24 value, 1 large pizza, 4 drinks, 30 minute “All You Can Play” pass from Chuck E. Cheese’s $30 value, $20 gift card from Nikki’s Frozen Yogurt, gift card from Regis Salon ($16.50 value), 5 games of bowling from Prime Time $60 value, $15 gift certificate from Rick’s Collectibles and ¼ pound of cookies and a 32 ounce drink ($10 value) from Coastal Cookies. The total approximate retail value: $318.50.

Eligibility: No purchase necessary to enter or win. The “First Day Of School Photo Contest” is open to U.S. residents, 21 years of age or older who reside in KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo Abilene's viewing area. Current and former employees of Photo Image Center, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., Mission Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB, KRBC, Telemundo Abilene and BigCountryHomepage.com (collectively the “Sponsors" of this Sweepstakes), other television and radio stations or multichannel video programming distributors in the Abilene-Sweetwater, TX market, the respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, advertising or promotions agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing, and members of the immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household (whether or not related) of all the foregoing are not eligible to enter or win.

Participants are eligible to win a KTAB, KRBC, Telemundo Abilene or BigCountryHomepage.com contest or sweepstakes only once every sixty (60) days. Participants are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six (6) months. Only one (1) winner per household is permitted in any contest or sweepstakes.

This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or otherwise prohibited. By entering, participants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsors, which will be final and not subject to appeal.

By entering this Sweepstakes, participants agree to the Terms of Service and the use of their personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at www.bigcountryhomepage.com.

The Sweepstakes is open to individuals only. Corporations, associations or other groups may not participate in the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or endorsed by Prize Company.

Entry and Award:

1. Entries for this Sweepstakes will be accepted beginning at 12:00 a.m. CT on August 15, and ending at 11:59 p.m. CT on September 14, 2018. Winner will be chosen at random at or around 11:00 a.m. on September 17, 2018.

2. Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by filling out an entry form located on the sweepstakes/contest page at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Entrants must submit their first day of school photo, name, phone, number, and e-mail in order to be considered. Incomplete entries will not be accepted. The limit is one (1) entry per person per contest.

Sponsors are not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any website, cellular or online service, any disconnection or loss of call, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or these Official Rules.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsors determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with this Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties (e.g. infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors) compromise the security, fairness, administration or integrity of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsors reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate this Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If this Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any participant that tampers with the operation of this Sweepstakes or violates the Official Rules of this Sweepstakes.

3. One (1) winner will be picked on September 17, 2018 at approximately 11:00 a.m. CT from all eligible entries received.
 The winner may be announced on KRBC newscast (if applicable) on September 17, 2018 or KRBC News at 5,6 or 10. The winner will also be notified by a phone call and/or email.

4. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries submitted and received. Submitting multiple entries may increase an entrant's odds of winning.

To claim the prize, the winner must appear in person at KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo during regular business hours weekdays 8:30a.m. thru 5:30p.m. no later than October 14th, to complete all required waivers, forms, and releases before the prize will be awarded. Any objection to or failure to sign the required releases, forms, and/or waivers will result in forfeiture of the prize. No prizes will be mailed under any circumstances.

General Rules:

Sponsors may substitute prizes for prizes of like value in Sponsors' sole discretion. Winners may not substitute prizes or redeem them for cash. Prizes may not be assigned or transferred to any other party. Failure of a participant to adhere to any of the terms and conditions outlined herein will result in a forfeiture of the prize.

Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and the winner may receive a W-9, IRS form 1099, or equivalent from the Sponsors. KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo Abilene 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) are required to fill out any tax forms requested by the Sponsors in order to receive their prize(s). All expenses on receipt and use of prize, including license or registration fees, gratuities, travel costs, and other items of an incidental nature are the sole responsibility of the winner. The prize includes only the specifically enumerated items listed in the “prize" section above.

Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in a participant's disqualification, at the sole discretion of Sponsors. If it is determined that a winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize by the Prize Claim Date, the prize maybe awarded to an alternate winner selected at random by the Sponsors from all of the remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the first alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize in a timely manner, the prize may be awarded to a second alternate winner selected at random from all remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the second alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize, the prize may not be awarded.

Sponsors reserve the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any participant (and void his/her entry) who engages in any fraudulent activity, inappropriate behavior to gain an unfair advantage, or uses this Sweepstakes in a manner inconsistent with these Official Rules or in violation of any federal, state, local laws, statutes or ordinances or with the intent to annoy, harm or abuse the Sponsors, their representatives or any other participant. In addition to discontinuance of participation privileges, Sponsors have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as they deem necessary in their sole discretion.

The winner(s) (A) except where legally prohibited, by acceptance of the prize grants permission (and agrees to confirm such agreement in writing) for Sponsors and its designees to use his/her name, entry material, voice and/or likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the Internet and/or World Wide Web without notice or review or approval; (B) will be required to execute and return a release and wavier of liability; and (C) will be required to provide their social security number and current government-issued photo identification reasonably satisfactory to Sponsors. If a winner refuses or does not complete and fully-execute the release, or if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, or if a winner does not respond to the Sponsor's notifications, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable or goes unanswered, the prize will be forfeited.

Sponsors disclaim all liabilities to the winners with respect to use of their prize. Participants agree that Sponsors and their affiliated companies, and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, licensees, assignees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by participants from and against any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or from participation in this Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity.

Sponsors are not responsible for typographical, printing or other errors or problems relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of this Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the selection or announcement of the winners or in any Sweepstakes-related materials.

Copies of these Official Rules or a winners' list may be obtained at KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo Abilene studios during regular business hours, at bigcountryhomepage.com or by mailing a written request along with a self-addressed stamped envelope to “First Day Of School Photo Contest”, c/o KTAB/KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, TX  79605. Sponsors reserve the right to change these Official Rules at any time.

Sponsors:

 
Mission Broadcasting, Inc.

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.

545 E John Carpenter Fwy, Suite 700

Irving, TX 75039

Photo Image Center

2450 Industrial Blvd.

Abilene, TX 79605

325-695-8140

Barnyard Buddies Photo Contest

Official Rules

Prize: One (1) winner per month will receive a $50 Gift Certificate to Jackson Brothers Feed & Seed. (ARV: $50.00)  The total approximate retail value: $50.00.

Eligibility: No purchase necessary to enter or win. The “Barnyard Buddies Photo Contest” is open to U.S. residents, 21 years of age or older who reside in KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo Abilene's viewing area. Current and former employees of Jackson Brothers Feed & Seed, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., Mission Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB, KRBC, Telemundo Abilene and BigCountryHomepage.com (collectively the “Sponsors" of this Sweepstakes), other television and radio stations or multichannel video programming distributors in the Abilene-Sweetwater, TX market, the respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, advertising or promotions agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing, and members of the immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household (whether or not related) of all the foregoing are not eligible to enter or win.

Participants are eligible to win a KTAB, KRBC, Telemundo Abilene or BigCountryHomepage.com contest or sweepstakes only once every sixty (60) days. Participants are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six (6) months. Only one (1) winner per household is permitted in any contest or sweepstakes.

This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or otherwise prohibited. By entering, participants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsors, which will be final and not subject to appeal.

By entering this Sweepstakes, participants agree to the Terms of Service and the use of their personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at www.bigcountryhomepage.com.

The Sweepstakes is open to individuals only. Corporations, associations or other groups may not participate in the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or endorsed by Prize Company.

Entry and Award:

1. Entries for this Sweepstakes will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. CT on June 1, 2018, and ending at 11:59 p.m. CT on August 31, 2018 (the “Entry Period”).

2. Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by filling out an entry form and uploading a photo on the contest page at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Entrants must submit their name, phone, number, and e-mail in order to be considered. Incomplete entries will not be accepted. The limit is one (1) entry per person per contest.

Sponsors are not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any website, cellular or online service, any disconnection or loss of call, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or these Official Rules.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsors determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with this Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties (e.g. infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors) compromise the security, fairness, administration or integrity of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsors reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate this Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If this Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any participant that tampers with the operation of this Sweepstakes or violates the Official Rules of this Sweepstakes.

3. One (1) winner will be randomly drawn on June 29, July 31, and August 31 at approximately 11:00 a.m. CT from all eligible entries received.
 The winner will be notified by a phone call and/or email.

4. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries submitted and received. Submitting multiple entries may increase an entrant's odds of winning.

To claim the prize, the winner must appear in person at KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo during regular business hours weekdays 8:30a.m. thru 5:30p.m. no later than thirty days after winning to complete all required waivers, forms, and releases before the prize will be awarded. Any objection to or failure to sign the required releases, forms, and/or waivers will result in forfeiture of the prize. No prizes will be mailed under any circumstances.

General Rules:

Sponsors may substitute prizes for prizes of like value in Sponsors' sole discretion. Winners may not substitute prizes or redeem them for cash. Prizes may not be assigned or transferred to any other party. Failure of a participant to adhere to any of the terms and conditions outlined herein will result in a forfeiture of the prize.

Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and the winner may receive a W-9, IRS form 1099, or equivalent from the Sponsors. KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo Abilene 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) are required to fill out any tax forms requested by the Sponsors in order to receive their prize(s). All expenses on receipt and use of prize, including license or registration fees, gratuities, travel costs, and other items of an incidental nature are the sole responsibility of the winner. The prize includes only the specifically enumerated items listed in the “prize" section above.

Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in a participant's disqualification, at the sole discretion of Sponsors. If it is determined that a winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize by the Prize Claim Date, the prize maybe awarded to an alternate winner selected at random by the Sponsors from all of the remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the first alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize in a timely manner, the prize may be awarded to a second alternate winner selected at random from all remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the second alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize, the prize may not be awarded.

Sponsors reserve the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any participant (and void his/her entry) who engages in any fraudulent activity, inappropriate behavior to gain an unfair advantage, or uses this Sweepstakes in a manner inconsistent with these Official Rules or in violation of any federal, state, local laws, statutes or ordinances or with the intent to annoy, harm or abuse the Sponsors, their representatives or any other participant. In addition to discontinuance of participation privileges, Sponsors have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as they deem necessary in their sole discretion.

The winner(s) (A) except where legally prohibited, by acceptance of the prize grants permission (and agrees to confirm such agreement in writing) for Sponsors and its designees to use his/her name, entry material, voice and/or likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the Internet and/or World Wide Web without notice or review or approval; (B) will be required to execute and return a release and wavier of liability; and (C) will be required to provide their social security number and current government-issued photo identification reasonably satisfactory to Sponsors. If a winner refuses or does not complete and fully-execute the release, or if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, or if a winner does not respond to the Sponsor's notifications, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable or goes unanswered, the prize will be forfeited.

Sponsors disclaim all liabilities to the winners with respect to use of their prize. Participants agree that Sponsors and their affiliated companies, and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, licensees, assignees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by participants from and against any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or from participation in this Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity.

Sponsors are not responsible for typographical, printing or other errors or problems relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of this Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the selection or announcement of the winners or in any Sweepstakes-related materials.

Copies of these Official Rules or a winners' list may be obtained at KTAB/KRBC/Telemundo Abilene studios during regular business hours, at bigcountryhomepage.com or by mailing a written request along with a self-addressed stamped envelope to “Barnyard Buddies Photo Contest”, c/o KTAB/KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, TX  79605. Sponsors reserve the right to change these Official Rules at any time.

Sponsors:

 
Mission Broadcasting, Inc.

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.

545 E John Carpenter Fwy, Suite 700

Irving, TX 75039

Jackson Brothers Feed & Seed

3818 S. Treadaway Blvd.

Abilene Texas

325-691-1110

2018 Pro Football Challenge Official Rules

PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. This Game May Not Be Used To Conduct, Advertise Or Promote Any Form Of Gambling. The Game Period begins at kickoff of the first 2018 regular season pro football game scheduled to take place on 9/6/18 and ends at the completion of the season on 12/30/18. Exact dates and times are subject to change.

INSTRUCTIONS: To enter, fill in the entry form by selecting the outcome of each game. Each correct pick will be worth 1 point. The player that earns the most points each week will be the weekly winner. The player that earns the most points during the season will be the season winner. In case of a tie refer to the tiebreaker rules below.

Season Tiebreakers:

  • Tiebreaker #1 - Higher number of wins for Week 17
  • Tiebreaker #2 - Higher number of wins for Week 16
  • Tiebreaker #3 - Higher number of wins for Week 15
  • Tiebreaker #4 - A random draw between all remaining players.

Weekly Tiebreakers:

  • Tiebreaker #1 - The player that correctly predicted the winning pick of the Tiebreaker Game is considered the winner.
  • Tiebreaker #2 – A Player’s predicted Tiebreaker Game score is compared to the actual Tiebreaker Game. The differences between the predicted scores and actual scores for each team are added. The entry with the smallest total difference is considered the winning entry.
  • Tiebreaker #3 - A random draw between all remaining Entrants to determine the winner. In all cases, an entry that does not win a tiebreaker is eliminated from consideration.

All games will use a rolling lock system which will allow players to make picks up to approximately 15 minutes prior to official kick-off time of each game.  Any selections submitted after the deadlines are considered invalid, and no points will be awarded. All times displayed on the schedule are Eastern. You may change your pick for any game up until the time that game is locked. Entries must be completed on time. Once a game is locked, you may not change your pick for it. If you did not make a pick for a particular game, it is counted as a loss. If you submit a partial entry and either forget or are unable to complete it, the games you did not pick will count as losses.

PRIZES: Each affiliate has the opportunity to award prizes for different stages of the contest, please check the website of your local affiliate for additional information on prizes. In the event a participant gets every pick correct for the entire season they will be awarded the grand prize of $50,000.

ELIGIBILITY: Open only to permanent, legal United States (“U.S.”) residents, and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the start of the Entry Period. Officers, directors, and employees of Contest Entities (as defined below), members of these persons’ immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and their spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to win enter or win contest. Contest Entities, as referenced herein, shall include Aptivada, LLC - 32 West 200 South #227, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101 and (collectively, “Sponsors”), and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, their administrative, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration, promotion, or implementation of the Contests.

PRIVACY NOTICE: Information you provide in connection with the Contest is subject to Sponsor's Privacy Policy and may be shared with Sponsors.

CONDITIONS: By participating in the Contest, each player agrees for player and for player’s heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Sponsors, Contest Entities, affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such player’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Contest and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by Prize supplier that are sent along with Prize; (c) if selected as a Winner, to the posting of such player’s name and the use by Released Parties of such name, voice, image, and/or likeness for publicity, promotional, and advertising purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval, and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Contest itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsors, which are binding and final. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Contest at Sponsors’ sole discretion.

ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsors reserve the right to permanently disqualify from any promotion any person they believe has intentionally violated these Official Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Contest or the operation thereof is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsors, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of Sponsors to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsors (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries or transactions. Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with this contest. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind; for inaccurate transcription of Entry information; for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official Rules; for any human or electronic error; or for Entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsors reserve the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Contest or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules) without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules). In the event of cancellation, modification, or suspension, Sponsors further reserves the right to award prizes to the player with the most points as of the cancellation, modification, or suspension. Notice of such cancellation, modification, or suspension will be posted at the Website. Any use of robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like methods of play will void all such plays, and may subject that participant to disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the submission process. Sponsors may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Contest, if such entrant or potential entrant shows a disregard for these Official Rules; acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsors, or Sponsors’ agents or representatives; or behaves in any other disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion).

DISCLAIMER: The Sponsors and this Web site, are in no way connected with, affiliated with or endorsed by the NFL, or any of its affiliated teams, players, or players union. All references to any football name or term is purely nominative and not intended to imply any connection, affiliation, or endorsement.

Sponsored by Dr. Pepper Snapple Group

1999 Bryan St.

Dallas, Texas 75201

Texas Tech Ticket Giveaway Official Rules

Prize: One (1) winner will receive four (4) tickets and parking pass to the Sept. 8, 2018 Lamar vs. Texas Tech game: ARV: $250.00 total.

Eligibility: No purchase necessary to enter or win. The “Texas Tech Ticket & Parking Pass Sweepstakes" (the “Sweepstakes") is open to U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older who reside in KTAB/KRBC's viewing area. Current and former employees of Nexstar Media Group, Inc., Mission Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB, KRBC and bigcountryhomepage.com (collectively the “Sponsors" of this Sweepstakes), other television and radio stations or multichannel video programming distributors in the Abilene-Sweetwater TX market, the respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, advertising or promotions agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing, and members of the immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household (whether or not related) of all the foregoing are not eligible to enter or win.

Participants are eligible to win a KTAB, KRBC or bigcountryhomepage.com contest or sweepstakes only once every sixty (60) days. Participants are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six (6) months. Only one (1) winner per household is permitted in any contest or sweepstakes.

This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or otherwise prohibited. By entering, participants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsors, which will be final and not subject to appeal.

By entering this Sweepstakes, participants agree to the Terms of Service and the use of their personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at www.bigcountryhomepage.com.

The Sweepstakes is open to individuals only. Corporations, associations or other groups may not participate in the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or endorsed by Texas Tech.

Entry and Award:

1. Entries for this Sweepstakes will be accepted beginning at 5:00 p.m. CT on August 31, 2018, and ending at 11:59 p.m. CT on September 5, 2018 (the “Entry Period").

2. Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by filling out an entry form located on the sweepstakes/contest page at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Entrants must submit their name, phone, number, and e-mail in order to be considered. Incomplete entries will not be accepted. The limit is one (1) entry per person per day.

Sponsors are not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any website, cellular or online service, any disconnection or loss of call, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or these Official Rules.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsors determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with this Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties (e.g. infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors) compromise the security, fairness, administration or integrity of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsors reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate this Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If this Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any participant that tampers with the operation of this Sweepstakes or violates the Official Rules of this Sweepstakes.

3. One (1) winner will be randomly drawn on September 6, 2018 at approximately 10:00 a.m. CT from all eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by a phone call and/or email.

4. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries submitted and received. Submitting multiple entries may increase an entrant's odds of winning.

To claim the prize, the winner must appear in person at KTAB/KRBC during regular business hours weekdays 8:30a.m. thru 5:30p.m. no later than September 7th, 2018 (the “Prize Claim Date"), to complete all required waivers, forms, and releases before the prize will be awarded. Any objection to or failure to sign the required releases, forms, and/or waivers will result in forfeiture of the prize. No prizes will be mailed under any circumstances.

General Rules:

Sponsors may substitute prizes for prizes of like value in Sponsors' sole discretion. Winners may not substitute prizes or redeem them for cash. Prizes may not be assigned or transferred to any other party. Failure of a participant to adhere to any of the terms and conditions outlined herein will result in a forfeiture of the prize.

Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and the winner may receive a W-9, IRS form 1099, or equivalent from the Sponsors. KTAB KRBC 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) are required to fill out any tax forms requested by the Sponsors in order to receive their prize(s). All expenses on receipt and use of prize, including license or registration fees, gratuities, travel costs, and other items of an incidental nature are the sole responsibility of the winner. The prize includes only the specifically enumerated items listed in the “prize" section above.

Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in a participant's disqualification, at the sole discretion of Sponsors. If it is determined that a winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize by the Prize Claim Date, the prize maybe awarded to an alternate winner selected at random by the Sponsors from all of the remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the first alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize in a timely manner, the prize may be awarded to a second alternate winner selected at random from all remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the second alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize, the prize may not be awarded.

Sponsors reserve the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any participant (and void his/her entry) who engages in any fraudulent activity, inappropriate behavior to gain an unfair advantage, or uses this Sweepstakes in a manner inconsistent with these Official Rules or in violation of any federal, state, local laws, statutes or ordinances or with the intent to annoy, harm or abuse the Sponsors, their representatives or any other participant. In addition to discontinuance of participation privileges, Sponsors have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as they deem necessary in their sole discretion.

The winner (i) except where legally prohibited, by acceptance of the prize grants permission (and agrees to confirm such agreement in writing) for Sponsors and its designees to use his/her name, entry material, voice and/or likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the Internet and/or World Wide Web without notice or review or approval; (ii) will be required to execute and return a release and wavier of liability; and (iii) will be required to provide their social security number and current government-issued photo identification reasonably satisfactory to Sponsors. If a winner refuses or does not complete and fully-execute the release, or if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, or if a winner does not respond to the Sponsor's notifications, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable or goes unanswered, the prize will be forfeited.

Sponsors disclaim all liabilities to the winners with respect to use of their prize. Participants agree that Sponsors and their affiliated companies, and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, licensees, assignees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by participants from and against any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or from participation in this Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity.

Sponsors are not responsible for typographical, printing or other errors or problems relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of this Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the selection or announcement of the winners or in any Sweepstakes-related materials.

Copies of these Official Rules or a winners' list may be obtained at KTAB KRBC studios during regular business hours, at www.bigcountryhomepage.com or by mailing a written request along with a self-addressed stamped envelope to “Texas Tech Tickets & Tailgate Party Sweepstakes", c/o KTAB KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, Texas 79605. Sponsors reserve the right to change these Official Rules at any time.

Sponsors:

Mission Broadcasting, Inc. Abilene

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Abilene

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

And

Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

545 E John Carpenter Fwy, Suite 700

Irving, TX 75039

Big Country Homepage West Texas Fair Ticket Sweepstakes

Official Rules

1. Sponsors. This sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Big Country Homepage KTAB KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene TX. (the “Sponsor(s)”). This Sweepstakes is void where taxed, restricted, or prohibited and is subject to all local, state, and federal laws.  By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor(s), which shall be final and not subject to appeal.

WEST TEXAS FAIR AND RODEO IS NOT INVOLVED IN ANY WAY IN THIS CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES.  THE SPONSOR(S) IS/ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING THE PRIZE(S) LISTED HEREIN.  THE RESPONSIBIITY OF ORGANIZING THIS Sweepstakes AND DISTRIBUTING THE PRIZE(S) ARE THE SPONSORS’ RESPONSIBILITIES.  WEST TEXAS FAIR AND RODEO DOES NOT SPONSOR THIS CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES IN ANY WAY.

2. Eligibility. No purchase necessary to enter.  The Sweepstakes is open to permanent legal U.S. residents who reside within KTAB KRBC’s viewing area and who are at least 18 years of age at the time of entry. Current or former employees of KTAB, KRBC, Nexstar Media Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Mission Broadcasting, Inc., the other Sponsors, the other television and radio stations and multichannel video programming distributors in KTAB KRBC’s viewing area, their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising or promotional agencies (including anyone who prepares and/or distributes Sweepstakes materials), and the immediate family members or persons living in the same household (whether related or not) of all the foregoing are not eligible to participate or win. The term “immediate family members” includes spouses, grandparents, parents, siblings, children and grandchildren.

Participants are eligible to win a KTAB or KRBC contest or sweepstakes only once (1) every 45 days. Only one (1) winner per household is permitted in any contest or sweepstakes. Participants are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once (1) every six months. Text, data, or messaging rates may apply.

3. Entry. This Sweepstakes will accept entries beginning on 9.7.18 at 8:00am CST and ending on 9.12.18 at 11:59pm CST. To enter the Sweepstakes, entrants must visit www.bigcountryhomepage.com to submit the entry form. Entrants must include their name, address, phone number, e-mail address in order to enter.  Incomplete entries will not be considered. All entries must be received by 9.12.18 at 11:59pm CST. One (1) entry per person, per day will be accepted.

Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for technical or computer, telephone service outages, delays, equipment malfunctions, busy signals, hang-ups, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable connections, or late, lost, failed, illegible, incomplete, garbled or deleted entries, transmissions, or voicemails or other network or technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his/her telephone call or online entry, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form, or the rules.

An entrant may use only one email address to submit entries during the Sweepstakes.  If an entrant uses multiple email addresses to submit more than one entry per day, the entrant will be disqualified.  For entries submitted online, entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning the e-mail address or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Any automated or computer-generated entries, fake or duplicate identities, spam, or improper techniques (as determined by the Sponsor(s)) will be disqualified. Any questions regarding the validity, completeness, or number of entries submitted by an individual or the identity of the authorized account holder of an e-mail address, phone number, or social media profile shall be determined by Sponsor(s) in its/their sole discretion. The Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to disqualify any entrant who acts in a disruptive, harassing, vulgar, or unsportsmanlike manner, as determined by the Sponsor(s) in its/their sole discretion.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsor(s) determine(s), in its/their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual tampering with the Sweepstakes (electronic or otherwise) or if technical difficulties (e.g. infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor(s)) compromise the security, fairness, integrity or administration of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If the Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted online at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates the Official Rules of the Sweepstakes. Entries not conforming to announced entry specifications will not be acknowledged or returned.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO PROSECUTE OR SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

By entering this Sweepstakes online, participants agree to www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy located at www.bigcountryhomepage.com.  All entry information becomes the property of the Sponsor(s), and entrants grant the Station the right to distribute all of their entry information to the other Sponsor(s). By entering, entrants grant the Sponsor(s) the right to broadcast and distribute their name, image, likeness, voice, entry materials, and biographical information in any media whatsoever, including on the air on the Station and on www.bigcountryhomepage.com, for any purpose whatsoever, worldwide, in perpetuity, without any further authorization from or compensation to the entrant. The Sponsors reserve the right to reject and disqualify any submissions that do not meet the terms and conditions of these Sweepstakes rules. 

4. Odds of Winning. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

5. Prize(s). There will be two (2) winner(s) in this Sweepstakes. On 9.13.18 at approx. 11:00am CST, the winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries and notified that they won by phone or e-mail. The winners will receive 4 general admission tickets to the 2018 West Texas Fair and Rodeo in Abilene, TX. The approximate retail value of each of the prize packs is approx. $45.00. Entrants can win only once.

The potential winners will be contacted by a representative of the Sponsors, and must reply within 48 hours to maintain eligibility.  If a potential winner cannot be contacted within this time period or fails to respond to any attempted contact, such potential winner will be disqualified, his/her entry will be declared null and void and the Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, to select the eligible entry with the next-highest number of votes, in which event these provisions shall apply to such other eligible entry.  The Sponsors also reserve the right to ask for proof to validate the authenticity of the photo submitted.  If, in the Sponsors’ sole judgment and discretion, valid proof of the photo’s authenticity is not provided, the Sponsors reserve the right to choose another potential winner by the process referred to above.

All results are unofficial until winner(s) is/are verified by the Sponsor(s). Prizes may not be exchanged, substituted, transferred or redeemed for other prizes by winner. Cash will not be awarded as a substitute for prize.  Prizes are awarded ‘as is’ with no guarantees or warranties as to use, merchantability, or fitness for a specific purpose, and the Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for defective prizes. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to substitute a prize in their sole discretion without an on-air or off-air announcement, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Other terms and conditions may apply.

6. Conditions for Acceptance of the Prize(s). The winners must claim the prize(s) in-person at the Station, located at 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, TX 79605 during regular business hours (Monday – Friday from 8:30 AM CST – 5:30 PM CST). Prize(s) will not be mailed under any circumstances. The prize(s) must be claimed by 9.14.18 at 5:30pm CST or it/they will be forfeited. Winners will be required to provide a valid government issued photo identification card and to execute an affidavit of eligibility and publicity and liability release prior to receiving their prize(s). The Station may require the winner’s guests, invitees, or travel companions to sign liability releases prior to receiving the prize. All unclaimed or rejected prizes will be forfeited. Failure by the winner(s) to respond to the Station’s messages, calls, e-mails or other notification will lead to forfeiture of the prize(s). Failure to completely fill out and sign all waivers, releases, or forms requested by the Station will result in forfeiture of the prize(s). The Station then has the right, at its discretion, to award that prize to another winner using the method described above. A winner who forfeits any prize is not eligible to win another contest or sweepstakes conducted by the Station for thirty (30) days. 

If this Sweepstakes is open to entrants under the age of 18, a winner is under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian will be required to claim the prize(s) and execute all releases on behalf of the minor. If a prize winner is a minor, that winner’s travel companion must be his/her parent or legal guardian.

Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner(s) and the winner(s) may receive an IRS 1099 Form or equivalent from the Sponsor(s). The Sponsor(s) 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) is/are required to fill out any tax forms requested by the Sponsor(s) in order to receive their prize(s).

Winner(s) will be solely responsible for any and all license and registration fees, accommodations, transportation costs, gratuities and all other items of an incidental nature. All expenses on receipt and use of prize(s) are the sole responsibility of the winner(s), the Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for any weather changes or extenuating circumstances relating to a prize received. The Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for replacing or reimbursing winners with any form of compensation for events that are delayed or canceled.  All delays and cancellations are deemed beyond the control of the Sponsor(s). This includes, but is not limited to, event cancellations, trip schedule changes, flight cancellations, changes in travel arrangements, travel delays of any form and duration, game cancellations and delays, as well as all acts of nature. The Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for any expenses incurred by Sweepstakes winners as a result of such delays or cancellations. Sponsor(s) will not be responsible for failure to supply the prize(s) by reason of any force majeure events, such as acts of God, war, terrorist attacks, unusually severe weather, labor strikes, or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor(s).

By accepting the prize, the winner or winners (or, in the case of a minor, their parent/legal guardian) agree to have their name, voice, likeness, biographical information, and entry materials used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Sweepstakes, and in any media whatsoever, including the Station and on www.bigcountryhomepage.com, for any purpose whatsoever, worldwide, in perpetuity, without any further authorization or compensation to the winner(s).

7. Social Media. For contests or sweepstakes conducted or promoted on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, iHeartRadio, or any other social media website (each a “Social Media Site” and collectively the “Social Media Sites”), the Sponsors reserve the right to void any entrant’s entry in the Sweepstakes for failure to abide by the guidelines, policies, or procedures of the applicable Social Media Site, and to delete or remove any of entrant’s related “Likes,” comments, posts, tweets, videos, photos, user generated content, or other electronic messages, communications, or submissions at their discretion. The Sponsors also reserve the right to block, ignore, report, and/or completely prevent any entrant, account, user, or profile from accessing the Sweepstakes and/or the Sponsors’ profile(s), account(s), website(s), blog(s) or handle(s). This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with the Social Media Sites. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold the Social Media Sites harmless from any or all claims, liability, damages, judgments, fines, costs, expenses related to or associated with their participation in this Sweepstakes. Entrants understand that by logging-in to the applicable Social Media Site, that they agree to comply with the Social Media Site’s Terms of Service, and that their personal information is subject to the Privacy Policies and information collection practices of the Social Media Site. Entrants agree that the Sponsors are not responsible for the collection, disclosure, transfer, or dissemination of their personal information, whether directly or indirectly, by third party advertisers, marketers, or any other transferees. For entries submitted through the Social Media Sites, the Sponsors may be limited to using the information in a manner set forth by the Social Media Sites and in no other way.

8. Limitation on Liability. Sponsor(s) disclaim(s) all liabilities to the winner(s) with respect to receipt and use of the prize(s). Winners and their guests or travel companions, by acceptance of their prize(s), agree to release and hold the Sponsor(s) and its/their affiliated companies, their advertising, promotion and production agencies, and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives harmless from any and all liability, claims, causes of actions, damages, fines, and costs of any kind whatsoever (including reasonable attorney’s fees) which may be sustained directly or indirectly to persons or property in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any Sweepstakes or prize-related activity.

9. Reservation of Rights. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to make changes to these Official Rules in their sole discretion which will become effective upon announcement. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to cancel or terminate this Sweepstakes for any reason in the event that it cannot be run or administered as intended by the Sponsor(s). Any such changes or termination will be announced on www.bigcountryhomepage.com.

10. Contact Information. For questions or more information about this Sweepstakes, please contact KTAB or KRBC at 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, TX For a copy of these rules, addendum, and/or list of winners please go to www.bigcountryhomepage.com or send a self-addressed stamped envelope to KTAB or KRBC within sixty (60) days of the end of this Sweepstakes.

Midland Weather Radio Digital Antenna & Umbrella Giveaway Official Rules

Prize: Two (2) winners will each receive one (1) Midland Weather Radio, Digital Antenna and Umbrella: ARV: $200.00 total for each winner.

This sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by KTAB & KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, TX  (collectively, the “Sponsor(s)”). This Sweepstakes is void where taxed, restricted, or prohibited and is subject to all local, state, and federal lawsBy entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor(s), which shall be final and not subject to appeal.

Midland Radio, Antenna Direct & Shed Rain Umbrella ARE NOT INVOLVED IN ANY WAY IN THIS CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES.  THE SPONSOR(S) IS/ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING THE PRIZE(S) LISTED HEREIN.  THE RESPONSIBIITY OF ORGANIZING THIS Sweepstakes AND DISTRIBUTING THE PRIZE(S) ARE THE SPONSORS’ RESPONSIBILITIES.  Midland Radio, Antenna Direct & Shed Rain Umbrella DO NOT SPONSOR THIS CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES IN ANY WAY.

Eligibility: No purchase necessary to enter or win. The “Midland Weather Radio Digital Antenna & Umbrella Sweepstakes" (the “Sweepstakes") is open to U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older who reside in KTAB/KRBC's viewing area. Current and former employees of Nexstar Media Group, Inc., Mission Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB, KRBC and bigcountryhomepage.com (collectively the “Sponsors" of this Sweepstakes), other television and radio stations or multichannel video programming distributors in the Abilene-Sweetwater TX market, the respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, advertising or promotions agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing, and members of the immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household (whether or not related) of all the foregoing are not eligible to enter or win.

Participants are eligible to win a KTAB, KRBC or bigcountryhomepage.com contest or sweepstakes only once every sixty (60) days. Participants are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six (6) months. Only one (1) winner per household is permitted in any contest or sweepstakes.

This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or otherwise prohibited. By entering, participants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsors, which will be final and not subject to appeal.

By entering this Sweepstakes, participants agree to the Terms of Service and the use of their personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at www.bigcountryhomepage.com.

The Sweepstakes is open to individuals only. Corporations, associations or other groups may not participate in the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or endorsed by Texas Tech.

Entry and Award:

1. Entries for this Sweepstakes will be accepted beginning at 8:30 a.m. CT on September 14, 2018, and ending at 11:59 p.m. CT on October 1, 2018 (the “Entry Period").

2. Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by filling out an entry form located on the sweepstakes/contest page at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Entrants must submit their name, phone, number, and e-mail in order to be considered. Incomplete entries will not be accepted. The limit is one (1) entry per person per day.

Sponsors are not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any website, cellular or online service, any disconnection or loss of call, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or these Official Rules.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsors determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with this Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties (e.g. infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors) compromise the security, fairness, administration or integrity of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsors reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate this Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If this Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any participant that tampers with the operation of this Sweepstakes or violates the Official Rules of this Sweepstakes.

3. Two (2) winners will be randomly drawn on October 2, 2018 at approximately 10:00 a.m. CT from all eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by a phone call and/or email.

4. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries submitted and received. Submitting multiple entries may increase an entrant's odds of winning.

To claim the prize, the winner must appear in person at KTAB/KRBC during regular business hours weekdays 8:30a.m. thru 5:30p.m. no later than December 2, 2018 (the “Prize Claim Date"), to complete all required waivers, forms, and releases before the prize will be awarded. Any objection to or failure to sign the required releases, forms, and/or waivers will result in forfeiture of the prize. No prizes will be mailed under any circumstances.

General Rules:

Sponsors may substitute prizes for prizes of like value in Sponsors' sole discretion. Winners may not substitute prizes or redeem them for cash. Prizes may not be assigned or transferred to any other party. Failure of a participant to adhere to any of the terms and conditions outlined herein will result in a forfeiture of the prize.

Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and the winner may receive a W-9, IRS form 1099, or equivalent from the Sponsors. KTAB KRBC 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) are required to fill out any tax forms requested by the Sponsors in order to receive their prize(s). All expenses on receipt and use of prize, including license or registration fees, gratuities, travel costs, and other items of an incidental nature are the sole responsibility of the winner. The prize includes only the specifically enumerated items listed in the “prize" section above.

Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in a participant's disqualification, at the sole discretion of Sponsors. If it is determined that a winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize by the Prize Claim Date, the prize maybe awarded to an alternate winner selected at random by the Sponsors from all of the remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the first alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize in a timely manner, the prize may be awarded to a second alternate winner selected at random from all remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the second alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize, the prize may not be awarded.

Sponsors reserve the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any participant (and void his/her entry) who engages in any fraudulent activity, inappropriate behavior to gain an unfair advantage, or uses this Sweepstakes in a manner inconsistent with these Official Rules or in violation of any federal, state, local laws, statutes or ordinances or with the intent to annoy, harm or abuse the Sponsors, their representatives or any other participant. In addition to discontinuance of participation privileges, Sponsors have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as they deem necessary in their sole discretion.

The winner (i) except where legally prohibited, by acceptance of the prize grants permission (and agrees to confirm such agreement in writing) for Sponsors and its designees to use his/her name, entry material, voice and/or likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the Internet and/or World Wide Web without notice or review or approval; (ii) will be required to execute and return a release and wavier of liability; and (iii) will be required to provide their social security number and current government-issued photo identification reasonably satisfactory to Sponsors. If a winner refuses or does not complete and fully-execute the release, or if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, or if a winner does not respond to the Sponsor's notifications, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable or goes unanswered, the prize will be forfeited.

Sponsors disclaim all liabilities to the winners with respect to use of their prize. Participants agree that Sponsors and their affiliated companies, and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, licensees, assignees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by participants from and against any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or from participation in this Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity.

Sponsors are not responsible for typographical, printing or other errors or problems relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of this Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the selection or announcement of the winners or in any Sweepstakes-related materials.

Copies of these Official Rules or a winners' list may be obtained at KTAB KRBC studios during regular business hours, at www.bigcountryhomepage.com or by mailing a written request along with a self-addressed stamped envelope to “Midland Weather Radio Digital Antenna & Umbrella Giveaway Sweepstakes", c/o KTAB KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, Texas 79605. Sponsors reserve the right to change these Official Rules at any time.

Sponsors:

Mission Broadcasting, Inc. Abilene

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Abilene

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

And

Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

545 E John Carpenter Fwy, Suite 700

Irving, TX 75039

Texas Tech Ticket Sept. 29, 2018 Ticket Giveaway Official Rules

Prize: Five (5) winners will each receive four (4) tickets and tailgate party passes to the Sept. 29, 2018 Texas Tech vs. West Virginia game: ARV: $250.00 total for each winner.

This sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by KTAB & KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, TX  (collectively, the “Sponsor(s)”). This Sweepstakes is void where taxed, restricted, or prohibited and is subject to all local, state, and federal lawsBy entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor(s), which shall be final and not subject to appeal.

Texas Tech University IS NOT INVOLVED IN ANY WAY IN THIS CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES.  THE SPONSOR(S) IS/ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING THE PRIZE(S) LISTED HEREIN.  THE RESPONSIBIITY OF ORGANIZING THIS Sweepstakes AND DISTRIBUTING THE PRIZE(S) ARE THE SPONSORS’ RESPONSIBILITIES.  Texas Tech University DOES NOT SPONSOR THIS CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES IN ANY WAY.

Eligibility: No purchase necessary to enter or win. The “Texas Tech Sept. 29, 2018 Ticket & Tailgate Party Pass Sweepstakes" (the “Sweepstakes") is open to U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older who reside in KTAB/KRBC's viewing area. Current and former employees of Nexstar Media Group, Inc., Mission Broadcasting, Inc., KTAB, KRBC and bigcountryhomepage.com (collectively the “Sponsors" of this Sweepstakes), other television and radio stations or multichannel video programming distributors in the Abilene-Sweetwater TX market, the respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, advertising or promotions agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing, and members of the immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household (whether or not related) of all the foregoing are not eligible to enter or win.

Participants are eligible to win a KTAB, KRBC or bigcountryhomepage.com contest or sweepstakes only once every sixty (60) days. Participants are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six (6) months. Only one (1) winner per household is permitted in any contest or sweepstakes.

This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or otherwise prohibited. By entering, participants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsors, which will be final and not subject to appeal.

By entering this Sweepstakes, participants agree to the Terms of Service and the use of their personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at www.bigcountryhomepage.com.

The Sweepstakes is open to individuals only. Corporations, associations or other groups may not participate in the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored or endorsed by Texas Tech.

Entry and Award:

1. Entries for this Sweepstakes will be accepted beginning at 8:30 a.m. CT on September 14, 2018 and ending at 11:59 p.m. CT on September 23, 2018 (the “Entry Period").

2. Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by filling out an entry form located on the sweepstakes/contest page at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Entrants must submit their name, phone, number, and e-mail in order to be considered. Incomplete entries will not be accepted. The limit is one (1) entry per person per day.

Sponsors are not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any website, cellular or online service, any disconnection or loss of call, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or these Official Rules.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsors determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with this Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties (e.g. infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors) compromise the security, fairness, administration or integrity of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsors reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate this Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prizes among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If this Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.bigcountryhomepage.com. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any participant that tampers with the operation of this Sweepstakes or violates the Official Rules of this Sweepstakes.

3. Five (5) winners will be randomly drawn on September 24, 2018 at approximately 10:00 a.m. CT from all eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by a phone call and/or email.

4. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries submitted and received. Submitting multiple entries may increase an entrant's odds of winning.

To claim the prize, the winner must appear in person at KTAB/KRBC during regular business hours weekdays 8:30a.m. thru 5:30p.m. no later than September 28th, 2018 (the “Prize Claim Date"), to complete all required waivers, forms, and releases before the prize will be awarded. Any objection to or failure to sign the required releases, forms, and/or waivers will result in forfeiture of the prize. No prizes will be mailed under any circumstances.

General Rules:

Sponsors may substitute prizes for prizes of like value in Sponsors' sole discretion. Winners may not substitute prizes or redeem them for cash. Prizes may not be assigned or transferred to any other party. Failure of a participant to adhere to any of the terms and conditions outlined herein will result in a forfeiture of the prize.

Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and the winner may receive a W-9, IRS form 1099, or equivalent from the Sponsors. KTAB KRBC 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) are required to fill out any tax forms requested by the Sponsors in order to receive their prize(s). All expenses on receipt and use of prize, including license or registration fees, gratuities, travel costs, and other items of an incidental nature are the sole responsibility of the winner. The prize includes only the specifically enumerated items listed in the “prize" section above.

Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in a participant's disqualification, at the sole discretion of Sponsors. If it is determined that a winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize by the Prize Claim Date, the prize maybe awarded to an alternate winner selected at random by the Sponsors from all of the remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the first alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize in a timely manner, the prize may be awarded to a second alternate winner selected at random from all remaining eligible entries. If it is determined that the second alternate winner is ineligible, declines the prize or fails to claim the prize, the prize may not be awarded.

Sponsors reserve the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any participant (and void his/her entry) who engages in any fraudulent activity, inappropriate behavior to gain an unfair advantage, or uses this Sweepstakes in a manner inconsistent with these Official Rules or in violation of any federal, state, local laws, statutes or ordinances or with the intent to annoy, harm or abuse the Sponsors, their representatives or any other participant. In addition to discontinuance of participation privileges, Sponsors have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as they deem necessary in their sole discretion.

The winner (i) except where legally prohibited, by acceptance of the prize grants permission (and agrees to confirm such agreement in writing) for Sponsors and its designees to use his/her name, entry material, voice and/or likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the Internet and/or World Wide Web without notice or review or approval; (ii) will be required to execute and return a release and wavier of liability; and (iii) will be required to provide their social security number and current government-issued photo identification reasonably satisfactory to Sponsors. If a winner refuses or does not complete and fully-execute the release, or if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, or if a winner does not respond to the Sponsor's notifications, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable or goes unanswered, the prize will be forfeited.

Sponsors disclaim all liabilities to the winners with respect to use of their prize. Participants agree that Sponsors and their affiliated companies, and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, licensees, assignees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties") will have no liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by participants from and against any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or from participation in this Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity.

Sponsors are not responsible for typographical, printing or other errors or problems relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of this Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the selection or announcement of the winners or in any Sweepstakes-related materials.

Copies of these Official Rules or a winners' list may be obtained at KTAB KRBC studios during regular business hours, at www.bigcountryhomepage.com or by mailing a written request along with a self-addressed stamped envelope to “Texas Tech Sept. 29, 2018 Tickets & Tailgate Party Pass Sweepstakes", c/o KTAB KRBC, 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, Texas 79605. Sponsors reserve the right to change these Official Rules at any time.

Sponsors:

Mission Broadcasting, Inc. Abilene

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Abilene

4510 South 14th Street

Abilene, TX  79605

325-692-4242

And

Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

545 E John Carpenter Fwy, Suite 700

Irving, TX 75039

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