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Springtime in South Texas photo contest


Springtime in South Texas photo contest


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The Wilson County News wants to know what “Springtime in South Texas” means to you! Tell us and share it with our readers by capturing it on camera. That is right, it is time for our annual and much-anticipated “Springtime in South Texas Photo Contest.”

This year the contest will be published from the Wilson County News Facebook page at facebook.com/wilsoncountynews. Contestants submit entries via email to contest@wcn-online.com. Entries are posted once a week at wilsoncountynews.com where they can be viewed and enjoyed by all throughout the contest. All entries for the photo contest should be entered by Friday, May 30, at 5 p.m. Entries will be judged on the theme “Springtime in South Texas,” composition, and creativity! Winners will be printed in the Wilson County News print edition in June. Judging the contest are Tom and Dana Parish of Floresville, who own and operate the Alamo Photo Labs in San Antonio.

Contest Rules

•Entries will be judged on the theme “Springtime in South Texas,” composition, and creativity. Decision of the judges is final.
•Photographers should obtain parental consent if the content of the photo involves a child.
•Limit ONE entry per photographer.

•Photos submitted become the property of the Wilson County News and they may be used in special promotions in the future. Photos submitted will NOT be returned.
•All photos submitted will be published online facebook.com/wilsoncountynews and some may be published in the Wilson County News.
•Photos should be emailed to contest@wcn-online.com and MUST include your name, address, and home/daytime phone numbers as well as a brief description of the photo, also specifying if entry is for adult or youth category.
•Deadline to enter is Friday, May 30, 2014, at 5 p.m.
•Winners will be published in the Wilson County News in June.
•Employees of the Wilson County News and their immediate families are not eligible to enter.

Adult Prizes

1st Place Custom tile with stand ($25 value) & a Pink Zebra gift basket ($40 value), donated by Deep South Tile & Treasures in Adkins

2nd Place $35 Mary Kay Gift
Certificate, donated by Margie Pruski

3rd Place 30-minute massage
($30 value), donated by
Zager Chiropractic in Poth
4th Place $25 Gift Certificate
to Girlfriends, in Floresville

5th Place $25 Gift Certificate
to Blue Bird Café in La Vernia

6th Place 2 Movie Passes
to King Ranger Theater in Seguin

7th Place Lunch for 2 at Sylvia’s Mexican Restaurant in Stockdale

Youth Prizes

1st Place
Visit for one ($23 value) to Krossfire Paintball,
in Elmendorf

2nd Place
4 Movie Passes
to King Ranger
Theater in Seguin
3rd Place
$10 Gift Certificate for a book at Under His Wing in Floresville

4th Place
$20 Gift Certificate
to Scoops & More
in Floresville
 

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