Christmas Cash Contest Rules

“Christmas Cash” Official Contest Rules


  1. No purchase or entry fee is necessary.
  2. The contest is open to all legal Mississippi residents.
  3. This contest is open to the general public except for employees, agents, owners and affiliates of New South Radio, Inc., dba WHJT (93.5 The Legend) and The Radio People group of stations (“STATION”) and its fellow sponsors of this contest, their immediate families, and household members of all of the above.
  4. The contest will begin on November 25, 2019 and run through December 14, 2019. The contest may be entered by any person within the central Mississippi radio listening area.
  1. To enter the contest, individuals must text their name to 601-956-2878 after the contest solicitation on 93.5 The Legend at 7:30am and 5:30pm weekdays during the aforementioned promotional dates.
  2. One phone number will be randomly selected from all of the text messages received during the 3 minute window after the on air solicitation. Our phone call must be answered in order to win. Once a caller is confirmed, we will award a $100 check to the winner. Each $100 winner will receive one entry into the $5,000 grand prize drawdown to be held at 2:00pm on Saturday Dec. 14, 2019 at Broadstreet Baking Company. (4465 I-55N, Jackson, MS 39206)
  3. All persons receiving an entry into the $5,000 Drawdown must be present to win the grand prize on Sat. Dec. 14, 2019 by 2:00pm at the location mentioned above. Should any finalists not be present at 2:00pm they will be disqualified from winning the grand prize.
  4. All finalists must have a valid Mississippi I.D. to participate in the $5,000 drawdown.
  5. All finalists names who are present at the start of the drawdown will be placed into a fishbowl.
  6. Names will be individually drawn out of the fishbowl one at a time. As each name is drawn from the fishbowl, that person will be out of the drawing for the grand prize.
  7. The last 2 names in the fishbowl will be allowed to decide if they would like to split the $5,000 grand prize or draw the last name from the fishbowl to result in one winner of the $5,000 grand prize.
  8. Grand prize winner(s) agree to pick up a check in person at 265 Highpoint Dr., Ridgeland, MS 39157 after station’s standard processing period for contest winners of approximately 10-12 business days. Valid Mississippi I.D. must be presented in order to claim the grand prize check.
  9. All State, local, Federal and/or other taxes or other fees for prizes awarded become the sole responsibility of the winner. All those who win prize/prizes valued at or over $600 will be issued an IRS form 1099 to report their winnings and will be given a W-9 for completion at the time of winning.
  10. All prizes are awarded “as is.” Gifts are nontransferable and cannot be exchanged unless otherwise noted.
  11. New South Radio, Inc., dba The Radio People WHJT (93.5 The Legend) shall not be responsible for the terms and conditions or failure of participating sponsors to deliver prizes as promised.
  12. All entrants and winners agree that New South Radio, Inc., dba The Radio People WHJT (93.5 The Legend) their employees, owners, successors and assigns and the listed contest sponsors shall have no liability and shall be held harmless for any injury, misfortune, loss, claim, expense or damage to either persons or property as a result of entering, participating in, winning, or losing any contest or by the use or non-use of any prize received.
  13. Valid Mississippi identification must be presented to claim prize. Winners will be asked to fill out a Winner’s Affidavit and Release.
  14. All entry blanks, forms devices and materials, as well as all the information contained on or within, gathered during the course of entry, shall become the sole property of the station or the appropriate contest sponsor to be used, disposed of or destroyed at the discretion of the sponsor.
  15. All entrants and winners agree that New South Radio, Inc., dba The Radio People WHJT (93.5 The Legend) and the sponsors may broadcast or publish or post on the internet their name, city of residence, photo, video tape, film or any other likeness, including their picture, voice (recorded or live), for any reason the sponsor deems necessary without compensation. All entrants further agree to hold the station and/or sponsors harmless and without liability for such publication, broadcast or use.
  16. New South Radio, Inc. and contest sponsors (including but not limited to) Brown Bottling Group and Dr Pepper reserve the right to end a contest at any time without any advance notice to the public.
  17. The station/sponsors reserve the right to limit the number of times an individual may enter a contest or drawing. For the specific contest “Christmas Cash” only one entry per household is permitted.
  18. Violations of any of these rules or attempts to win any contest by fraud, deception, or cheating shall be grounds for the contest station/sponsors to disqualify the individual from participating in all current and future contests and events at the sole discretion of the station/sponsors, as well as forfeiture of any prize of prizes won by fraudulent means. Station/sponsors reserve the right to administer a polygraph to any entrant.
  19. All entry forms must be completely and legibly filled out or the entry form could be disqualified.
  20. Station/sponsors reserve the right to amend the rules of the contest as they deem fit and in the interest of the contest.
  21. In all instances, decisions of the station/sponsors are final.