The American Press is giving away five $100 gift cards to Dick's Sporting Goods.
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The contest ends at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16. We will randomly select five winners from the valid entries on Wednesday and announce the results here on the website. We will also contact the winners by email or phone.
Winners can pick up their prizes at the American Press office, 4900 U.S. 90 East, Lake Charles, La., or we can mail the card to you.
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Founded in 1948 by Richard ''Dick'' Stack, Dick's Sporting Goods has expanded to become one of the largest sporting goods retailers in the world. The company's newest location, and sixth in Louisiana, is at the Prien Lake Mall, 542 W. Prien Lake Road, in Lake Charles.
Dick's Sporting Goods is hosting a grand opening celebration this weekend at its Lake Charles store. From 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday, Liz and Jessica Cavalier from the History Channel's "Swamp People" will make an in-store appearance. Please share your photos with us by sending them to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will post the photos on Monday on our Facebook page.