The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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May 12, 2013

Smart 529 Coloring Contest on State Fair website

Smart 529 and the State Fair invite children to “Feel the Magic” and enter the 2013 Smart 529 Coloring Contest.

Prizes will be awarded in the following grade categories (enter in the category in which the child will enroll in the fall of 2013): pre-k, kindergarten through first grade, and second through third grade. Prize package will include: first place (in each category): $75 plus four gate admission tickets; second place $50 plus four gate admission tickets; and third prize $25 and four gate admission tickets.

For more information and to download your coloring form with rules and guidelines, visit the State Fair website, www.statefairofwv.com.

All entries must be received in the State Fair Office by July 1. Mail to Coloring Contest, SFWV, PO Drawer 986, Lewisburg, WV 24901.

The 2013 State Fair is themed “Feel the Magic” and is scheduled Aug. 9-17. The State Fair of West Virginia, with a $13.8 million-dollar economic impact on the state of West Virginia, is a 501-c-3 nonprofit corporation committed to the traditions of agriculture, family entertainment, and education. For more information, visit www.statefairofwv.com, or follow fair events on Facebook and Twitter.

SMART 529 is issued by the West Virginia College Prepaid Tuition and Savings Program Board of Trustees and is administered by The Hartford Life Insurance Co.

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