PCH Goes Back to School to Award Lucky Big Cash Prize Winner!

One of the best perks for many PCH Prize Patrol teams is getting to surprise someone at work with a big cash prize award. However, my Prize Patrol partner Cristina and I have always had a knack for finding our winners at home on previous Prize Patrol journeys. Finally, on a drizzly day in Seattle, […]

About.com Contests and Sweepstakes Article – Behind the Scenes of the PCH Prize Patrol

A few weeks ago we had an exciting interview with Sandra Grauschopf, the main writer for the Contests and sweepstakes page on About.com. Sandra covers all things contest related and always has great tips on how to enter offline and online sweepstakes and do so safely. Recently, Sandra posted an article titled Behind the Scenes of […]

What do Vampires, Pop Singers, Superheroes – and PCH’s Cash Sweepstakes Prize Delivery Team Have in Common?

They all have recognizable stars that make fun Halloween costumes! Breaking news – Dave Sayer’s baby photo has been found! All right, I admit it – this isn’t Dave’s baby photo – I’m sure Dave never had a hair out of place even as a baby. This is my niece Nina dressed as the famous […]

Prize Winning News Travels Fast in Harpers Ferry, IA

Indeed, it was a long, tiring drive to the town where our first Publishers Clearing House winner resides but well worth it when reached Kembles Greenhouse. We knew our arrival was long awaited as the florist’s crew was buzzing around with electricity. A local news photographer even joined in to snap some proud prize winning […]

Search for PCH Winner in Clarksville, TN

The Last Van To Clarksville … Our third and final Prize Patrol Blitz stop was Clarksville, Tennessee, a town about 45 miles northwest of Nashville. We were excited to have two reporters from two different local papers, plus a reporter from 5-Star Radio (which consists of five local radio stations), as well as one very […]

Emotional Publishers Clearing House Moment in Louisville TV Area

Big Surprise in a Small Town On November 11th, we set out to deliver a $10,000 cash sweepstakes prize to a woman in Lebanon Junction, a small town in Kentucky. One of the locals, who noticed our PCH Prize Patrol van, became very excited and told us that the last major event that happened in […]