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Defiance High School In Ohio Has A Shot At $50,000 In Verizon Wireless TXT2Win Contest

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September 22, 2011

Laura Merritt
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Jennifer Riegert
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DEFIANCE, OH — Defiance High School has a chance to win $50,000 from Verizon Wireless if local fans can cheer loudest … with their fingers.

Through the Verizon Wireless High School TXT2Win contest, students, parents and fans of Defiance High School simply need to send a text message to 66861 with the school’s special contest code DEF or visit www.vzwrules.com/highschool to vote online and increase the school’s odds of winning.

Defiance High School will be competing against 72 other high schools from Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Wisconsin and West Virginia. The school with the most votes by November 4 wins the $50,000 prize, but all participating schools will receive a $1,000 donation at an upcoming sporting event.

To learn more about the Verizon Wireless High School TXT2Win contest and to read the official rules, visit www.vzwrules.com/highschool.

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