Winning the lottery is just the beginning

$152 Million Winning Ticket Sold at Store 3 Miles From My House

I’ve been blogging about winners for more than 5 years now, but this is the first time I can say that a winning ticket was sold at a store I frequent. There is a truck stop just down the road and it sold the Mega Millions winning ticket last Tuesday. It wasn’t me. No one […]

A “Magical” Week Ends with $377,777 Win

A Tallapoosa, Georgia man has collected a hefty prize from the Georgia Lottery just days after accepting a new job. Joshua Holdbrooks, 34, won a $377,777 top prize playing the instant game Lady Luck 7. “It’s been a magical week,” said the lucky winner, who accepted a new job with Georgia Power. “It’s a new […]

Make My Month Indeed: Minnesotan Wins $100,000

Kristina Brunson of Parkers Prairie, Minnesota, was supposed to have the day off from her job at Gappa Oil Co., Inc. on July 4, but was asked if she could work that day. After she finished working her shift, she decided to buy a Make My Monthâ„¢ scratch ticket. When she uncovered a $100,000 prize, […]

Pool Splashes, Wins $1 Million Mega Prize

Kay White’s co-workers thought she was playing a trick on them. She was calling to tell them that their office pool had won $1 million playing Mega Millions. “No one believed me, of course,” she said. But it was no joke. A Mega Millions ticket bought by Ms. White on behalf of the pool had […]



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