Hero of the Week

Material Terms 2016

Military Hero of the Week rules – 2016

Starting January 1, 2016 and running through December 31, 2016, listeners may go to FM99.com or 1069thefox.com and submit a photo and required information about an active, former or retired military member. No purchase necessary. Military members may also nominate themselves. Each Monday, one military member will be randomly chosen as the Military Hero of the Week. Submissions must be received by 11:59 pm each Sunday to be eligible for the following Monday’s random drawing. One nomination per military member. This station is conducting this contest concurrently and simultaneously with one other radio station in Hampton Roads.

Submissions must be received by 11:59pm each Sunday to be eligible to be named the Military Hero of the Week. Submissions received after that time will be in the running for the following week. Entrants who are not chosen remain in the pool of entrants for the duration of the promotion.

A new Military Hero of the Week will be randomly selected each Monday by a WNOR/WAFX staffer, and will be notified via telephone. In the event an entrant is not eligible, another entrant will be randomly chosen as the winner. Entrants must be active, former, or retired military personnel with military ID and must be based locally. They can be currently deployed or oversees, but must have a home base of Hampton Roads.

Prize package consists of: Military Hero of the Week plaque (approximate retail value: $40 per trophy store), $25 certificate to Double Tap Military Surplus; 2 tickets plus dinner and soft drinks for 2 at Funny Bone Comedy Club (approximate retail value: $70 ); $100 gift card to Long Jewelers; 2 5-ride wristbands for Motor World (approximate retail value: $59.90); Free HVAC Precision Tune-Up from Art Newsome Heating and Air (approximate retail value: $129); $25 Visa Gift card courtesy of Price’s Transmission; $25 in Moe’s Southwest Grill Bucks; $25 gift certificate to West Beach Tavern; 4 tickets to a Norfolk, Mike’s Hard Lemonade branded coolers with a value of $200. Tides home game (ARV:$36). All potential amenities or nets components for utilization of the prizes are the responsibility of the winner, including all applicable state and federal taxes, fees, and any incidentals.

WNOR/WAFX contests are open to all eligible Hampton Roads and northeast North Carolina residents who live or work within 75 miles of the transmitter who18 or older who have not won anything on WNOR/WAFX in the past 30 days or any prize valued at $600 or more in the past 6 months. Only one winner per household is permitted within 30 days after a household has a winner. Any prize awarded to an ineligible listener will be deemed null and void, and an alternate eligible winner may be named. Prizes are not transferrable or redeemable for cash.

Employees of WNOR/WAFX, Tidewater Communications, LLC, and its ultimate parent company, Saga Communications, Inc., their advertising agencies, affiliates, contest

sponsors, employees and immediate families of each, and employees of all media of mass communication within a one hundred mile radius of the WNOR/WAFX main studio are not eligible to win any contest. Immediate family includes the spouse, great-grandparents, grandparents, parents, brothers, sisters, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of the employee and his/her spouse. This also includes individuals for whom the employee is current legal guardian.

In the event the military member chosen is deceased, currently deployed, or oversees, the spouse, significant other, or immediate family member over the age of 18 may pick up the prize.

The person in the photograph must either be of the person submitting the entry or have the permission of the person in the photo to submit the entry.

Photo submitted must be owned by the person submitting the entry. WNOR and WAFX may, in its absolute discretion, request proof that the photo is owned by the entrant submitting it and that the entrant submitting it has the right to use the photo for all purposes and to authorize WNOR and WAFX to use the photo. Should the entrant submitting the photo fail to provide proof of ownership to the satisfaction of WNOR and WAFX, that entrant will be disqualified and the photo will be removed from the web site. WNOR and WAFX have the right to determine, in its absolute discretion, what content is appropriate for the website and to reject and/or delete any material submitted which is determined to be inappropriate. Any photographs submitted to WNOR and WAFX become the property of WNOR and WAFX and may be used in the future in any manner WNOR and WAFX see fit.

We will make a reasonable effort to award prizes with 45 days of winning. For complete rules please visit WNOR’s or WAFX’s studios, or log FM99.com or 1069thefox.com.

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Material Terms

Military Hero of the Week Contest Material Terms and Contest Rules