News and Mizzou Giveaway

Official Rules
This giveaway is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the Promotion, each Entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the contest, as determined by the Sponsor, are final in all respects. The Promotion is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. 
1. The Sponsor
The “News and Mizzou Giveaway” (“Promotion(s)") is sponsored by Warden Publishing Co., Inc. (“Sponsor”). 
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook. By participating in this contest, Entrants are acknowledging and accepting a complete release of Facebook in regards to liability. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion should be directed to the Sponsor, not Facebook.
2. Eligibility
1. Individuals who are both over 18 years of age or older and reside within a 100-mile radius of Warden Publishing Co., Inc.’s main office, located at 106 E. Washington Avenue, Owensville, Mo. 65066, may enter the giveaway (“Entrant(s)"). 2. Employees of Warden Publishing Co., Inc. are not allowed to participate in this giveaway.
3. Contest Period
The “News and Mizzou Giveaway" will take place from Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at 9 a.m. CST to Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at 5 p.m. CST (the Contest Period). The sole determinant of time will be the Sponsor’s computer servers. All times are Central. 
4. Winner Selection
All eligible entries received during the Contest Period will be gathered into a database at the end of the Contest Period. A winner will be chosen at random.
The potential prize winner will be announced on or about Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, at approximately 3:00 p.m. CST. Announcements and instructions for prize pickup/redemption will be made on the Maries County Advocate Facebook page with an additional announcement in the Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, issue of the Maries County Advocate newspaper. The potential prize winner (“Winner”) will also be notified through a Facebook Messenger message which will be sent to the account that was used to enter the giveaway. Each Entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her Facebook account for prize notification or other communications related to this sweepstakes/giveaway. The Sponsor will have no liability for the Winner’s failure to receive notices due to account inactivity, security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If a Winner cannot be reached by the Sponsor by Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, using the contact information provided at the time of entry, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, that Winner shall forfeit the prize. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the Winner may be required to provide proof of identification and age requirements such as a Missouri State issued identification card or some other form of government issued identification such as a birth certificate, passport or military identification card. Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received.
5. How to enter
No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or to win. A purchase or payment will not increase your chance of winning. The primary way to enter this contest is to like the original post that states “Like this post to win the News and Mizzou giveaway.” In addition, Entrants are required to “like" and “follow" our Facebook page. This can be done by going to the Maries County Advocate Facebook page at If a person is incapable of participating via Facebook, they can enter the contest by mail. To enter the contest by mail, Entrants should write down their name and phone number along with a request to enter the contest. Mailed entries should be sent to the office of Warden Publishing Co., Inc. which is located at 106 E. Washington Avenue, Owensville, Mo., 65066. 
6. Prizes
Three sets of four tickets will be given away by the Sponsor. One set will be given away per publication (Gasconade County Republican, Maries County Advocate, Unterrified Democrat). The tickets will be provide admission into the Oct. 5, 2019, University of Missouri “Mizzou” Tigers football game versus the Troy Trojans (Event). Winners will be required to pick up the tickets from one of the offices of the Sponsor by Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. Prizes are not exchangeable for cash or any other product.
7. Additional Limitations
Warden Publishing Co., Inc., is sponsoring one giveaway for the Gasconade County Republican, one giveaway for the Unterrified Democrat, and one giveaway for the Maries County Advocate. Entrants can participate in all three giveaways but can only enter each Promotion once. Duplicate entries will be thrown out. Entrants can only win one of the three Promotions. Once a Winner has been selected for a Promotion, their entry will be removed from all other Promotions. Winners will forfeit the prize if they do not pick up the tickets by Friday, Sept. 27, 2019. Arrangements should be made prior to picking the tickets up by calling 573-437-2323. Tickets only cover the cost of admission. Winners will have the responsibility of all other costs associated with attending the football game. Once tickets have been awarded, the Sponsor is not responsible for damage or loss of tickets, or for any damage or loss that may occur before, during or after attending the Event. The Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Promotion without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor decides the Promotion cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond the Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper participation in the Promotion. The Sponsor also reserves the right to investigate possible tampering before determining a winner. The Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect entries at issue. The Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer of administration of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting of these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any Winner, or the distribution of any prize. The Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service provider, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.
8. Indemnification and Limitation of Liability
By entering the Promotion, each Entrant agrees to indemnify, release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, the Facebook platform, administrator, advertising and promotional agencies, and all their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from any liability, damages, losses or injury resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from that Entrant’s participation in the Promotion and the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize that may be won. Sponsor and its parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies do not make any warranties, express or implied, as to the condition or usability of the prize.
9. Forfeiture
In the case of a Winner’s forfeiture, another Winner will be selected and notified in the same fashion of the selection and notification of the original Winner. In that case, the replacement Winner will be notified by Monday, Sept. 30, 2019, and will have until 3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, to pick up the prize. 
Any questions regarding this Promotion should be directed to Warden Publishing Co., Inc. at