How does it work?
Clark County sons and daughters are invited to submit a 100 word or less story explaining the best advice your mother ever gave you and an optional photo.
Tell all your friends and family to vote. Use any means available such as Facebook, Twitter, email, etc. to you to tell your friends and family to vote for your story.
The general public is also invited to vote for their favorite story. All story submitters and voters must register on the site first. The ten (10) stories with the most votes will be judged by a panel of Columbian judges to win the 1st place prize package: a $500 gift basket prize package from Utopia Salon & Day Spa. Visit them at www.utopiadayspasalon.com. Or the 2nd place prize package: $250 store credit toward the Seiko watch of your choice from Runyan’s Jewelers Camas. Runyan's is a full-service jeweler and authorized Seiko dealer with a complete selection of men's and women's watches, including the GPS Solar Astron. Visit them at www.runyansjewelryincamas.com.
Judges will base their first and second place choices on story originality, humor, emotion and the story that makes the strongest case for the best advice from his/her mother. You can vote once per day.
This contest is sponsored by The Columbian Advertising Department.
Voters and story submitters must be 13 or older.
1st Place prize package: Winner receives a $500 gift basket from Utopia Salon & Day Spa, which includes a pink tote bag with various salon products along with an AG straightening iron and a gift certificate for a Utopia Getaway Spa Package.
2nd Place prize package: Winner receives $250 store credit toward the Seiko watch of your choice from Runyan’s Jewelers Camas.
Stories must be submitted 12:00 am, Monday April 21 to 11:59 pm, Sunday May 4. Voting takes place during the same time period. Top 10 vote getter will l be announced on the website May 4. The winning story (and optional photo) will be published in The Columbian, Mother’s Day, May 11.
How do I enter?
It’s easy. Register right here at this website. Log in and submit your story and optional photo or to vote. You must register to vote.
This contest is sponsored by The Columbian. Our promotional partners are Utopia Salon and Day Spa and Runyan’s Jewelers Camas.