Thursday, November 29 2012 1:43 PM EST2012-11-29 18:43:23 GMT
Tickets for your chance to win the St. Jude dream home go on sale January 16, but until then, you can still give a unique and meaningful gift for Christmas. More >>
This time of year, a lot of different organizations are asking for your holiday donations. It's the season of giving and there's one organization that we've been helping for the last 12 years, thanks to your donations.More >>
Monday, April 23 2012 4:48 PM EDT2012-04-23 20:48:23 GMT
More than 5,000 tickets were sold, bringing in a grand total of $551,367, and now the winner has been announced for the annual St. Jude Dream Home giveaway. The winner of the $365,000 home is Joanne BlankenshipMore >>
For 72-year-old Joanne Blankenship owning the St. Jude Dream Home was indeed a dream, "It is a beautiful home. I told my husband I believe it is the nicest one I've seen."More >>
Monday, April 23 2012 12:10 PM EDT2012-04-23 16:10:54 GMT
Joanne and Aaron Blankenship, winners of the St. Jude Dream Home
Congratulations to , the 2012 winner of the St. Jude Dream Home! ___ has won the $365,000 house built by Grayhawk Homes in The Highlands at Ivy Park of Fortson, Georgia. The proceeds from the ticketMore >>
Congratulations to Joanne Blankenship of Preston, GA the 2012 winner of the St. Jude Dream Home! More >>
COLUMBUS, GA -
The St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway is a community service project sponsored by Grayhawk Homes, WTVM News Leader 9, Kissin' 99.3, Praise 100.7, La-Z-Boy, Shaw Floors and Brizo® to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. A newly built home along with other high-end prizes will be given away April 21, 2013.
$100 tickets will go on sale January 23, 2013. You may reserve your ticket at any Regions Bank location, Action Building and Truck Style location, at the St. Jude Dream Home open houses, www.dreamhome.org, or by phone at 1-800-383-9844 for a chance to win the St. Jude Dream Home or one of the other great prizes. For more information, call the 24-hour toll-free hotline 1-800-383-9844.
Reserve your ticket(s) by March 1, 2013 to be eligible to win a year's worth of groceries valued at $2,500, courtesy of Piggly Wiggly.
The first place prize is the St. Jude Dream Home house located in the Riverbrook subdivision off of Mobley Road at River Road at 205 Pebblebrook Lane, Columbus, GA 31904.
four bedroom, three and one half baths home with approximately 2,800 heated square feet built by Grayhawk Homes
extensive hardwood flooring and ceramic tile from Shaw Floors
upgraded Brizo fixtures in kitchen and baths
fully landscaped yard
oversized covered deck
wood-burning fireplace and Raised Stone Hearth to ceiling
upgraded cabinets throughout house
In addition to the St. Jude Dream Home house, 12 other prizes will be given away. Each is valued at $1,000 or more. These prizes include:
portable storage building, courtesy of Action Buildings
Talo® SmartTouch® kitchen faucet and accessories package, courtesy of Brizo
1 year of lawn service, courtesy of Cutting Edge Lawn Care
1 year of fresh flowers, courtesy of Flowers Plus
1 year of free car washes, courtesy of GooGoo Express Wash
$1,000 shopping spree, courtesy of JC Penny
diamond-encrusted men's luxury gift set, courtesy of John Paul's Jewelry
55" LG HD flat screen TV and Blu-ray entertainment system, courtesy of Kmart
$1,500 shopping spree, courtesy of Leisure Lifestyles
Two speed Oreck vacuum and air purifier, courtesy of Oreck Vacuums of Columbus
$1,500 shopping spree, courtesy of Stone Furniture
1 year of free dry cleaning , courtesy of Wade Cleaners
FREE tours of the St. Jude Dream Home house are available. The home will be open March 9, 2013 through April 14, Saturdays, 9 a.m. -5 p.m. and Sundays, noon - 5 p.m. Register free at the house to win a $5,000 shopping spree at La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries. Call 1-800-383-9844 for directions.
The St. Jude Dream Home winner will be drawn during the live Giveaway Special on WTVM News Leader 9 on April 21, 2013. Only 6,500 tickets are available.
For more information, call the 24-hour toll-free hotline 1-800-383-9844.
Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:22 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:22:45 GMT
The Mississippi Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert for 17-year-old Katelyn Beard. She was abducted Saturday morning from between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. from 4244 Lynda Street in Jackson. BeardMore >>
Katelyn Beard's body was found during a search by local law enforcement Tuesday morning. More >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:28 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:28:36 GMT
The search is over for the missing Mississippi 17-year-old at the center of the weekend Amber Alert. Katelyn Beard's body was found Tuesday before noon, off of Darden road, near the scene of a morningMore >>
The coroner said her body had been dumped for at least two days, and she was shot in the head.More >>
Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:50:53 GMT
Firefighters are working a fatal fire at a home located at 507 Vancleave Avenue in Ocean Springs Tuesday afternoon. Officials say at least one person is confirmed dead. WLOX News crews are on the scene.More >>
Firefighters are working a fatal fire at a home located at 507 Vancleave Avenue in Ocean Springs Tuesday afternoon.More >>