Contest Entry

Contest Rules

Pa Live Transformation Tuesday with Sapphire Salon Official Rules

1. Sponsors. This contest (“Contest”) is sponsored by WBRE and WYOU (“Station”), 62 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701, Sapphire Salon & Destination Spa, LTD, 247 South main Street, Pittston, PA 18640, Sapphire Blue Enterprises, LTD, 2211 Shoppes Blvd, Moosic, PA 18507, Sapphire Sun, LTD, 1280 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702, and Cork Bar and Restaurant, 463 Madison St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705 (collectively, the “Sponsor(s)”). This Con-test is void where taxed, restricted, or prohibited and is subject to all local, state, and federal laws. By entering, 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.


2. Eligibility. No purchase necessary to enter. The Contest is open to permanent legal U.S. resi-dents who reside within WBRE and WYOU’s viewing area and who are at least 21 years of age at the time of entry. Current or former employees of WBRE and WYOU, 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 WBRE and WYOU’s viewing area, their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising or promotional agencies (including an-yone who prepares and/or distributes Contest 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, par-ents, siblings, children and grandchildren.

Participants are eligible to win a WBRE and WYOU contest or sweepstakes only once every 90 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 every six (6) months. Text, data, or messaging rates may apply.

3. Entry. This Contest will accept entries beginning on August 5, 2019 at 12:01 AM EST and ending on October 21, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST. To enter the Contest, entrants must visit to submit the entry form. Entrants must include their name, phone number, e-mail address, date of birth, current photo of entrant and a short essay, 100 words or less, why entrant wants a makeover in order to enter. All photos must conform to the photo restrictions below in order to enter. Photos must be in format of .PNG or .JPG and be no larger than size 10 MB. Incomplete entries will not be considered. All entries must be received by October 21, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST. One (1) entry per person will be accepted.

Winner must be willing and able to change the color, length and texture of hair as determined by Sponsors during makeover process and participate in a makeover on the Tuesday following win-ner selection. Winner will have an opportunity to appear, immediately following the makeover, on Pa Live, scheduled to air weekdays at 4:00 PM EST on WBRE-TV.

The entries will be judged by a four (4) panel of judges comprised of Sponsor employees. The scoring criteria is as follows:

· 50% Essay Composition;

· 30% Support and Development of Topic, and

· 20% Entrant’s Hair Condition (including color, cut, texture and length).

If a tie breaker is necessary, the entrant with the highest support and development score will de-termine the winner.

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 com-pleting 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 Contest. 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 individ-ual 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) re-serve(s) the right to disqualify any entrant who acts in a disruptive, harassing, vulgar, or unsports-manlike 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 Contest (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 Contest, the Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Contest and conduct a random drawing to award the prize among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If the Contest is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted online at Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the

Contest or website or violates the Official Rules of the Contest. Entries not conforming to announced entry specifications will not be acknowledged or returned.


By entering this Contest online, participants agree to’s Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy located at All entry information be-comes 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, for any purpose whatsoever, worldwide, in perpetuity, without any further authorization from or compensation to the entrant.

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

5. Photo Restrictions. Photos submitted by the entrants/participants may not contain, as deter-mined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, any content that:

a. is obscene, offensive, sexually explicit or suggestive; violent; derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; endorses any form of hate or hate group; profane or pornographic; contains nudity;

b. promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promotes any particular political agenda or message;

c. contains products or trademarks of any Sponsor competitor;

d. defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about any person or company;

e. contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) owned by others, without permission, to the extent permission is necessary; contains any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses;

f. contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including, without limitation, photo-graphs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in web-sites, television, movies or other media), without permission, to the extent permission is necessary;

g. contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identify-ing any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission, to the extent permission is necessary;

h. contains look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead;

i. communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and/or

j. violates any law or regulation.

By entering this Contest, entrant acknowledges and agrees that all entries become the property of the Sponsors and will not be returned or acknowledged. To be eligible, an entry must be the entrant’s original photograph, may not have been entered in any other contest, won any other prize or have been previously published in any other medium. In connection with an entrant’s submission, the entrant affirms, represents, and/or warrants that: (i) you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents and permissions to use and authorize the Sponsors to use all copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights in and to such submission to enable inclusion and use of the submission in the manner contemplated by these Contest rules; and (ii) if applicable, entrant has the written consent, release and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in the submission to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of the submission in the matter contemplated by these Contest rules. The Sponsors reserve the right to reject and disqualify any submissions that do not meet the terms and conditions of these Contest rules. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to request proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor(S) from any entrant at any time. Failure to provide such proof will render entry null and void.

6. Prize(s). There will be six (6) winners in this Contest. One (1) winner will be selected, using the criteria detailed above, at 11:00 AM EST, every other Tuesday, beginning on August 13, 2019, and ending on October 22, 2019. Each winner will receive one (1) gift certificate for a makeover, including hair coloring, hair highlighting, hair cutting, chemical retexturizing, facial waxing and makeup application, redeemable at any one (1) of the three (3) Sapphire Salon & Destination Spa locations (see Sponsors section above). The makeover gift certificate must be used on the Tuesday immediatelyW following winner selection. Each winner will be featured, post makeover, during the Pa Live program, which is scheduled to air at 4:00 PM EST on WBRE-TV. The makeover dates are as follows:

Winner #1: selected on August 13, 2019 and makeover scheduled for August 20, 2019.

Winner #2: selected on August 27, 2019 and makeover scheduled for September 3, 2019.

Winner #3: selected on September 10, 2019 and makeover scheduled for September 17, 2019.

Winner # 4: selected on September 24, 2019 and makeover scheduled for October 1, 2019.

Winner #5: selected on October 8, 2019 and makeover scheduled for October 15, 2019.

Winner #6: selected on October 22, 2019 and makeover scheduled for October 29, 2019.

Each winner will also receive one (1)$50 gift card redeemable at Cork Bar & Restaurant, located at 463 Madison St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705.

The approximate retail value of the prize is $400.00. Entrants can win only once.

The potential winners will be contacted by a representative of the Sponsors, and must reply within 24 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 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 ex-changed, 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.

7. Conditions for Acceptance of the Prize(s). The winners must claim the prize(s) in-person at the Station, located at 62 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701, during regular business hours (Monday – Friday from 9:00 AM EST – 5:00 PM EST)). Prize(s) will not be mailed under any circumstances. The prizes must be claimed within 72 hours or by 11:00 AM EST on the Friday immediately following the winner selection date or it/they will be forfeited. Winner(s) 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 receiv-ing 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.

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 Contest 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 agree to have their name, voice, likeness, biograph-ical information, and entry materials used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Contest, and in any media whatsoever, including the Station and on, for any purpose whatsoever, worldwide, in perpetuity, without any further authorization or com-pensation to the winner(s).

8. Social Media. For contests or sweepstakes conducted or promoted on Facebook, Twitter, Insta-gram, 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 Contest 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 Contest and/or the Sponsors’ profile(s), account(s), website(s), blog(s) or handle(s). This Contest is in no way spon-sored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with the Social Media Sites. By entering this Contest, 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 Contest. 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 infor-mation 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 advertis-ers, 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.

9. 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 ad-vertising, 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, par-ticipating in, and/or traveling to any Contest or prize-related activity.

10. 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 Contest for any reason in the event that it cannot be run or admin-istered as intended by the Sponsor(s). Any such changes or termination will be announced on

11. Contact Information. For questions or more information about this Contest, please contact WBRE and WYOU at 62 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701. For a copy of these rules, addendum, and/or list of winners please go to or send a

self-addressed stamped envelope to WBRE and WYOU, 62 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701, within sixty (60) days of the end of this Contest.

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