The deadline is quickly approaching for people who want to enter the Waynesville-St. Robert Area Chamber of Commerce 13th annual Polar Meltdown Chili Cook-off. That deadline will be this Friday. According to the rules, cook-off teams can be comprised of no more than six members. All competitors are expected to follow the rules and regulations set forth by the Chamber of Commerce and Pulaski County Health Department. The entry fee is $75 per business team, $50 for a non-profit team, and $25 per individual. For registration information, contact the Chamber office at 573-336-5121. This annual chili cook-off will take place January 25th from 11 a-m to 3 p-m at the Ark Community and Sports Center in Waynesville.