Readers' Choice Ballot Guidelines

No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Begins 12:01 AM CDT 04/09/2017 through 11:59 PM CDT 04/15/2017. Drawing will be held by 05/19/2017. To enter, for Official Rules and other methods of entry, go to Ballots must have at least 45 categories completed. Mailed and dropped off entries must be received by 04/19/17 at 5:00 p.m. and/or post marked 04/17/2017.

Must be 18 years of age or older, a legal U.S. resident, residing in one of the following Texas counties: Brown, Callahan, Coke, Coleman, Comanche, Eastland, Erath, Fisher, Haskell, Howard, Jones, Knox, Mills, Mitchell, Nolan, Runnels, Scurry, Shackelford, Stephens, Stonewall, Taylor, Throckmorton, and are not Gannett employees, families or household members.

The Abilene Reporter-News reserves the right to restrict the local winners to only persons whose primary residence is within a 60 mile radius of the affiliate’s office. Odds of winning depend on number of entries received. One prize: a $250 Visa gift card (ARV $250). Sponsor: Gannett d/b/a Abilene Reporter-News, 101 Cypress Street, Abilene TX 79601. Visa is a registered trademark of Visa, Inc. Visa, Inc. is not a sponsor of or affiliated with this promotion.