Thank you to the following businesses for sponsoring
The Telegram's Basketball Mania contest:

 

Best One Tire & Service
Dodrill Realty
Osborne Equipment Service
Four Winds Community
Erwin's Plumbing, Heating & Cooling
Jackson/Vinton Farm Bureau
Coalton Senior Village
Agar Media LLC Website Design
Brown's Lawn and Garden Equipment
McCormick's Extermination
Coll Auto Sales
Custom Power Sports
Sheward-Fulks Insurance Agency
Loan Central
Ron's Garage & Wrecker Service
Vinton County National Bank
Western Lawn, Garden & Appliances
Tri-State Rehab Services
Derrow Insurance
Crossroads Florist & Gifts
Jackson Family Apartments
Lackey's PDQ Drive-Thru
Glass Garage
Vinton County Health Department
Village Haircutters Barber Shop
McDonald's Restaurants
Jackson Tire
Smith Flower Shop
Dick's Carryout
Jenkins Care Community
Wellston Pride Manor

Carman's Used Cars & Trucks

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes
Wagner Rental & Supply
Kelly Wiley Realty - Jeanne Gillum
Kelly Wiley Realty - Krista Brown
Kelly Wiley Realty - Samantha Rainer
Kelly Wiley Realty - Crystal Millhouse
Kelly Wiley Realty - Cassandra Auxier
Kelly Wiley Realty - Mitch Costilow
Kelly Wiley Realty - Kendra Strickland
Kelly Wiley Realty - Linda Shewalter
Kelly Wiley Realty - Susan Daniels
Kelly Wiley Realty - John Daniels
Jackson County Veterans Service Office
Virgil E. Hamilton Insurance Agency-Nationwide Insurance
Slark's Collision Center
Ohio Vally Bank
Kyger Dental Associates
KFC of Oak Hill
Jackson Implement Co.
Jones-Stephenson Insurance Agency
Randy Evans Construction
Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home
Jackson Retirement Village
Graphic Resolutions
Eisnaugle Insurance Agency
Agee Clymer Mitchell & Portman Attorneys at law
Boggs Pest Control
Strickland Sales & Service
Hickory ll Apartments
Jackson Express Convenience Store
Denner's Farm & Flowers

Ricer Equipment

CASH PRIZES!

Prizes are as follows: First place $300, Second place $200, Third place $100

In the event of a tie, prize (s) will be divided equally.

  • Example #1: Three winners tie for first place. Prize money for first, second, and third place will be combined ($600) and divided equally among the three winners ($200 each).
  • Example #2: Two winners tie for first place and one has second place. Prize money for first and second place will be combined ($500) and divided equally between the two, first place winners ($250 each). The third place prize money ($100) will be award to the second place winner.
  • Example #3: One winner has first place and two winners tie for second place. First place prize money ($300) will be awarded to the winner and prize money for second and third place will be combined ($300) and divided equally between the two winners tied for second place ($150 each).
  • Example #4: One winner has first place, one winner has second place and two winners tie for third place. First place prize money ($300) will be awarded to the first place winner and second place prize money ($200) will be awarded to the second place winner. Third place prize money ($100) will be divided equally between the two winners tied for third place ($50 each).

Winners will be asked to present a photo ID when claiming their prize.

CONTEST INFO ...

Once Again, The Telegram is pleased to bring its readers a fun contest for all ages! In conjunction with the NCAA March Madness Tournament, The Telegram will publish a bracket to be completed by its readers for a chance to win prize money totaling $600.

The bracket and entry form appeared in the Wednesday, March 15th issue of The Telegram.

Players can track their progress in the Wednesday, March 22nd and Wednesday, March 29th issues of The Telegram as the competition advances.

Winners will be announced in the April 5th, 2017 edition of The Telegram and online at theTelegramNews.com.

TOURNAMENT RULES ...

Only one entry per person will be accepted. Employees and independent contractors of The Telegram and their immediate families are not eligible.

Points will be earned for each correct game winner. First round games are worth one (1) point each; second round games are worth two (2) points each; third round games are worth four (4) points each; regional finals are worth eight (8) points each; national semi finals are worth sixteen (16) points each; national finals are worth thirty-two (32) points each.

The decision of the judges is final.

Prizes are as follows: First place $300, Second place $200, Third place $100

In the event of a tie, prize (s) will be divided equally.

  • Example #1: Three winners tie for first place. Prize money for first, second, and third place will be combined ($600) and divided equally among the three winners ($200 each).
  • Example #2: Two winners tie for first place and one has second place. Prize money for first and second place will be combined ($500) and divided equally between the two, first place winners ($250 each). The third place prize money ($100) will be award to the second place winner.
  • Example #3: One winner has first place and two winners tie for second place. First place prize money ($300) will be awarded to the winner and prize money for second and third place will be combined ($300) and divided equally between the two winners tied for second place ($150 each).
  • Example #4: One winner has first place, one winner has second place and two winners tie for third place. First place prize money ($300) will be awarded to the first place winner and second place prize money ($200) will be awarded to the second place winner. Third place prize money ($100) will be divided equally between the two winners tied for third place ($50 each).
  • Winners will be asked to present a photo ID when claiming their prize.

Questions? Call Jeanne Gillum at (740) 286-3604 or email jgillum@jcbipaper.com

Good luck and have fun!