OFFICIAL RULES

for the

Titanic Word Search Contest

HOW TO PLAY: Find the “Titanic Word Search” game board in the Sunday, Feb 17 Joplin Globe. Read The Joplin Globe through Friday March 15,2013. Contest game clues will appear daily. Find and circle each game clue Word or Words on the corresponding space on the contest game board. Each Word or Words will appear in The Joplin Globe once. Check daily for game Word or Words. Must be 18 or older. Entries must be COMPLETE and only one entry form per person.

PRIZES: Grand prize includes two nights at Branson Hilton Convention Center Hotel, a $100 Titanic retail gift card for Titanic gift shop, o Titanic Museum Attraction, four passes to Silver Dollar City, four passes to Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction, a $50 gift card to The Track Family Fun Park, a one year subscription to Best Read Guide Branson, Andy Williams tickets/passes. Total retail Grand Prize value: $1200.00.

Second place winner will receive a family pass to Titanic Museum Attraction and a $100 retail gift card to Titanic’s gift shop.

Runners-up: Six other winners will receive family passes good for admission to Titanic Museum Attraction.

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The small print:

All taxes including, without limitation, federal, state and local taxes on or connected with any prize, and the reporting consequences thereof, are the sole and exclusive responsibility of respective winners. Prizes are nonrefundable and may not be substituted for cash or any other prize.

DEADLINES: COMPLETE entries must be postmarked no later than Friday, March 15, 2013. Winners will be chosen in a random drawing of COMPLETE entry forms. Winners will be notified via telephone and published in The Joplin Globe. Prizes MUST be picked up at The Joplin GlobeMonday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. with proof of identity. All winners are required to complete an IRS Form W9. Valid ID will be required to claim prizes.

EXCLUSIONS: Employees and family members of The Joplin Globe, their parent company CNHI and contest partners are not eligible to participate. The contest is co-sponsored by The Joplin Globe, Best Read Guide Branson and Titanic Museum Attraction.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY: To request a game piece or board, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope with sufficient postage and your return address (name, street address, city, state, and zip code) legibly printed thereon to Joplin Globe, PO Box 7, Joplin, MO 64802. Participants may submit as many game piece requests as they desire, but each request must be mailed in a separate outer envelope. Requests that are sent in business reply envelopes, are photocopied, are mechanically reproduced or are not mailed in separate outer envelopes will NOT be honored. One (1) game piece will be mailed in response to each request. Additional game boards will be available at The Joplin Globe office, 117 East 4th Street, Joplin, MO.

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damaged, stolen, or postage-due submissions of game materials, which may be judged void. Proof of mailing game materials of any kind or nature does not constitute proof of delivery. Gamematerials submitted become the property of The Joplin Globe and will not bereturned. By participating in the game and/or redeeming a prize, each winner releases and agrees to hold The Joplin Globe, Titanic Museum Attraction and all other contest partners harmless from and against any and all costs, injuries, loses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part directly or indirectly to participation in the game or any game-related activity, or participation in any prize related activities, or the receipt, use or misuse of any prize.

ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning any prize depend upon number of entries received.

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