Contest: Summer Prize Storm

Station: Sinclair Media III, Inc. dba WCHS

Station Address: WCHS, 1301 Piedmont Rd., Charleston, WV 25301

Contest Area: West Virginia Counties: Kanawha, Putnam, Cabell, Lincoln, Boone, Jackson, Wayne, Logan, Mingo, Nicholas, Clay, Braxton, Roane, Calhoun, Wirt, Mason, Boyd, Greenup, Lewis, Carter, Elliott, Lawrence, Johnson, Martin, Floyd, Pike, Lawrence, Scioto, Gallia, Jackson, Meigs, Vinton and Athens.

Sponsor(s): WCHS

Prize Provider(s): Sprint

Age of Eligibility: Eighteen (18)

Contest Period: July 3, 2017 to October 2, 2017

Entries Due: 8:00 PM EDT on July 9, 2017; July 16, 2017; July 23, 2017; July 30, 2017; August 6, 2017; August 13, 2017; August 20, 2017; August 27, 2017; September 3, 2017; September 10, 2017, September 17, 2017; September 24, 2017; and October 1, 2017.

Entry is limited to one entry per IP address.

Drawing Date(s): July 10, 2017; July 17, 2017; July 24, 2017; July 31, 2017; August 7, 2017; August 14, 2017; August 21, 2017; August 28, 2017; September 4, 2017; September 11, 2017, September 18, 2017; September 25, 2017; and October 2, 2017.

Number of Winners on Each Drawing Date: One (1)

Total Number of Winners: Twelve Weekly Winners (12) and One (1) Grand Prize Winner

Prize(s) and Value(s):

July 10, 2017 and July 17, 2017 Prize: One (1) Plantronics Explorer 500 Bluetooth Headset (Black). Prize value is $59.99.

July 24, 2017 and July 31, 2017 Prize: One (1) JBL Synchros Reflect Bluetooth Wireless In-Ear Headphones (Black). Prize value is $99.99.

August 7, 2016 and August 14, 2017 Prize: One (1) JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Bluetooth Stereo Speaker (Black). Prize value is $79.99.

August 21, 2017 and August 28, 2017 Prize: One (1) JBL Flip 3 Splashproof Portable Bluetooth Stereo Speaker (Gray). Prize value is $79.99.

September 4, 2017 and September 11, 2017 Prize: One (1) LG Tone Pro Bluetooth Wireless Stereo Headset (Black). Prize value is $74.99.

September 18, 2017 and September 25, 2017 Prize: One (1) JBL Flip 4 Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker (Teal). Prize value is $104.99.

October 2, 2017 Grand Prize: One (1) Samsung Galaxy Tab E and One (1) Harman Kardon Aura Bluetooth Speaker. Prize value is 559.98.

Station’s Website:

Station’s Privacy Policy:

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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. This contest is subject to all applicable laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.

Odds of winning depend on the number of valid and correct entries received.

All capitalized terms shall have the meanings set forth above.

How to Enter

To enter, download the free WCHS Weather App from the Google/Android Play store or Apple iTunes store. Open the app and find the Contest entry banner. Click or tap on the WCHS Weather App contest entry banner to access the Contest entry page on Complete the online entry form with your name, address, phone number, and birth date in the provided area and click submit. No mechanically reproduced or completed entries will be accepted.

How to Win

The Number of Winners on each Drawing Date will be selected by random drawing from among all valid entries received.


1. To be eligible to participate in the Contest, entrants must be U.S. residents who are at least the Age of Eligibility, and reside in the Contest Area.

2. Employees of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Sinclair Television Group, Inc., Station (collectively, the “Company”), Sponsor(s), Prize Provider(s), contest software providers, social media platforms, each of their affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, any and all local television broadcast and cable stations, local radio and other media companies, and the immediate family members of each are ineligible. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, domestic partners, grandparents, parents, siblings, children, grandchildren, and any other relatives who reside in the same household with employee.

Contest Terms and Conditions

1. Station is not responsible for lost, late, garbled, or misdirected entries, printing errors, server unavailability, computer or any other electronic malfunction. All entries received that are duplicate, mutilated, tampered with, incorrect, illegible, or from ineligible entrants will be void. All entries become the property of the Company and will not be acknowledged or returned.

2. Station cannot be held liable for any lost or stolen entries, prizes or contest information. Station is not responsible for any technological malfunction, or human error relating to the Contest.

3. Prizes are provided “as is” without any express or implied warranty of any kind including warranties of merchantability, non-infringement or intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose. Prizes are subject to the Sponsor(s) and/or Prize Provider(s) standard terms and conditions, and expiration dates. For any ticket related prizes, Station, Sponsor(s) and Prize Provider(s) are not responsible if any event or performance is cancelled or postponed.

4. Each winner will be notified by email or phone. Before claiming any prize, each winner must provide his/her correct name, address and telephone number to Station at the time of notification. Each winner must sign and return a release and affidavit of eligibility, which must be received within three (3) days of notification (or less due to prize use time constraints), at the time winner claims his/her prize in person at the Station. Each winner must show picture identification to claim his/her prize. Station reserves the right to examine additional identification and may choose to accept or deny awarding any prize based on the identification presented.

5. If a winner cannot be notified within two (2) days, or does not timely sign and return the release and affidavit of eligibility, then the prize will be forfeited, and time permitting, the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner randomly selected from among remaining valid and correct entries. If time does not permit for an alternate winner to be selected, then the prize will be forfeited, and the prize will remain the property of the Station.

6. There will be no substitutions or cash alternatives for any prize except at the sole discretion of Station. The Station has the right to substitute a prize of similar value. No sale, transfer or assignment of any prize is allowed.

7. Each winner is responsible for paying all local, county, state and federal taxes on prizes based on the estimated retail value of the prizes as set forth in these rules. Each winner must sign a W-9 form.

8. Only one prize will be awarded per household if more than one prize is awarded. Entrants are eligible to win only one prize within any 90-day period, regardless of the number of contests entered.

9. The Company is not liable if the provider of any part of a prize fails to satisfy its obligations to furnish its portion of the prize.

10. The Company, Sponsor(s), and Prize Provider(s) accept no responsibility or liability in connection with any injuries, losses or damages of any kind directly or indirectly caused by or resulting from the acceptance, possession or use of any prize awarded in the Contest. By entering, entrants agree to release the Company, Sponsor(s), Prize Provider(s), contest software providers, social media platforms, and each of their respective parent, affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents, from any and all claims, loss, damage or injury as a result of or incident to his/her participation in the Contest or his/her use of the prize. Entrants further acknowledge and agree that if a winner, the Company has the right to publicize entrant’s name, character, likeness, photograph, voice and the fact that entrant is a winner of the Contest for promotional purposes, without financial remuneration.

11. Complete Official Rules for the Contest are available Monday through Friday during normal business hours at the Station and on the Station’s Website. For a list of prize winners, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Station at the Station Address within thirty (30) days of the last day of the Contest Period.

12. The Station has the right to disqualify any entrant it determines has not complied with the Contest Rules. All decisions by the Station shall be final and binding relating to this contest, including the interpretation of the Contest Rules. Station reserves the right to make rules and contest changes and change the contest dates. Station reserves the right to cancel/terminate, modify or suspend the Contest if in Station’s sole determination it believes that the integrity of the Contest has been, or could be, compromised or that the Contest is not capable of running as planned or fairly, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or force majeure or any other causes beyond the Station’s control.

13. The Contest is subject to the Station’s Privacy Policy and the Station’s Website Terms and Conditions located on the Station’s Website.