Meridian - Entries and Rules

2022 Rules

1. NO PRE-REGISTRATION OR ENTRY FEE.


2. BEARD AND LEGS MUST BE ATTACHED TO THE BODY.


3. HUNTER MUST HAVE A VALID MS OR AL HUNTING LICENSE.


4. ALL TURKEYS MUST BE TAKEN IN ACCORDANCE WITH GAME LAWS.


5. ALL TAXIDERMY WORK MUST BE DONE BY ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC.


6. SCI SCORING SYSTEM.


7. NO ROAD KILLS.


8. ALL TURKEYS MUST BE TAKEN IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES: MS: WINSTON, NOXUBEE, LEAKE, NESHOBA, KEMPER, SCOTT, NEWTON, LAUDERDALE, SMITH, JASPER, CLARKE, JONES, WAYNE. AL: SUMTER, CHOCTAW.


9. ONLY NATIVE MS OR AL WILD TURKEYS ARE ELIGIBLE TO ENTER CONTESTS FROM SPECIFIED COUNTIES.


10. ANY OR ALL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO POLYGRAPH.


11. WINNER OF PRIZES (GUNS, ETC.) ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL APPLICABLE SALES TAXES.


12. ALL CONTESTANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAXES RELATED TO THEIR PRIZES. ANY CONTESTANT WHO WINS PRIZES VALUED AT $600 OR MORE WILL BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE AN IRS W-9 FORM CERTIFYING HIS OR HER SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER AND WILL RECEIVE AN IRS 1099 FORM AS OF THE END OF THE YEAR.


13. ALL TAXIDERMY WORK MUST BE DONE BY ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC.


14. IF HUNTER DOES NOT INTEND ON HAVING ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC MOUNT HIS OR HER TURKEY, THEY SHOULD NOT BRING TURKEY IN FOR SCORING UNTIL THE LAST DAY THAT TURKEYS ARE RECEIVED FOR CONTEST (MAY 1ST, 2022) TO AVOID STORAGE FEES.


15. ALL WILD TURKEYS TO BE SCORED MUST BE IN THE HANDS OF ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY OR MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC, NO LATER THAN NOON ON MAY 2ND 2022.


16. THE YOUTH DIVISION IS CLASSIFIED AS FIFTEEN YEARS OLD OR UNDER AT THE TIME OF HARVEST.


17. YOUTH WINNERS MAY BE ASKED TO PROVIDE BIRTH CERTIFICATES.


18. IF YOUR TURKEY PLACES IN THE CONTEST, YOU WILL BE CONTACTED VIA USPS ON OR BEFORE MAY 14TH 2022.


19. ALL PRIZES MUST BE PICKED UP NO LATER THAN MAY 31ST, 2022, OR WILL BE FORFEITED. NO EXCEPTIONS.


20. ALL SCORING FINAL. NO PROTESTS ARE ALLOWED.


21 IN THE EVENT A PRIZE SHOULD BECOME UNAVAILABLE, WE HAVE THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUTE THE PRIZE WITH SOMETHING SIMILAR AND OF EQUAL VALUE.


22. PROMOTERS OF THIS CONTEST RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE OR MODIFY RULES AT ANY TIME BY POSTING CHANGES ON WOKK AT WWW.97OKK.COM, WJDQ AT WWW.Q101RADIO.NET, WZKS AT WWW.104KISSFM.COM, AND WJXM AT WWW.THEBEAT951.COM.


23. BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, YOU GIVE MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, LLC, DATA STREET MARKETING, LLC, WOKK, WJDQ, WZKS, WJXM, MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC, ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY, WTOK, OR ANY OTHER MEDIA PR PROMOTERS THE RIGHT TO USE YOUR NAME, PICTURE, VOICE, VIDEO, ETC. ON RADIO, INTERNET, TV, OR PRINT AS PART OF THE PROMOTION OF THE BIG BEARD BOUNTY CONTEST.


24. ANY PHOTOS OF CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 18 POSTED ONLINE AT ANY MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, LLC. STATION WEBSITE OR SOCIAL MEDIA SITE, FOR ANY PURPOSE OR CONTEST WITHIN OR DURING THE COURSE OF THE BIG BEARD BOUNTY PROMOTION, MAY ONLY BE POSTED WITH PERMISSION BY A PARENT/GUARDIAN OF THE CHILD(REN) AND BY ALLOWING PERMISSION, HEREBY AUTHORIZE THE USE OF SAID PHOTOS BY THE RADIO STATIONS AND/OR IT’S CO-SPONSORS OF THE CONTEST.


25. MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, LLC, DATA STREET MARKETING, LLC, WOKK, WJDQ, WZKS, WJXM, MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC, ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY, RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REMOVE OR REFUSE THE USE OF ANY PHOTO POSTED BY ANY PARTY.


26. ALL ENTRANTS AGREE TO HOLD MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, LLC, DATA STREET MARKETING, LLC, WOKK, WJDQ, WZKS, WJXM, MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC, ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY, AND/OR SPONSORS HARMLESS AND WITHOUT LIABILITY FOR SUCH PUBLICATION, BROADCAST, OR USE.


27. CONTESTANTS ARE ONLY ALLOWED ONE WINNING ENTRY PER CATEGORY.


28. ARTICIPANTS AND/OR WINNERS RELEASE MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, LLC, DATA STREET MARKETING, LLC, WOKK, WJDQ, WZKS, WJXM, MURPHEY TAXIDERMY, LLC, ATKIN’S TAXIDERMY, AND IT’S SPONSORS, EMPLOYEES, OWNERS, AND AFFILIATES FROM ANY LIABILITY OR CLAIM RELATED TO PARTICIPATION IN OR WINNING THIS CONTEST OR THE USE OF PRIZES WON.


29. INDIVIDUALS CAN ONLY WIN ONE CONTEST IN A 30 DAY PERIOD.


30. THE TAXIDERMISTS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO RELEASE CONTEST STANDINGS OR THE SCORES OF OTHER ENTRIES. WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED BY THE RADIO PEOPLE AFTER THE CONTEST IS CLOSED.

WHERE TO ENTER

taxidermist

Murphy Taxidermy

372 Pine Forest Rd, Chunky, MS 39323

601-513-4813

Atkins Taxidermy

502 S Decatur St Union, MS

601-416-0350