Missouri Lottery News
Sunday Aug 23 | via News Tribune
Bryan Bock and his girlfriend, Joyce Schokker, were just like everyone else in Missouri, trying to make a living and keep bills paid while running their cattle farm in Lincoln and Bock Auto Sales in Versailles. Last Saturday was nothing out of the ordinary for Bock and Schokker when they decided to go to Casey's General Store in Versailles for some ice cream and $100 in lottery tickets after buying cows at the sale barn. Comment?
Friday Aug 7 | via KIXQ-FM Joplin
A 60-year-old man from Noel has come forward with a Mega Millions lottery ticket worth $25 million before taxes. The Missouri Lottery announced Thursday that Raul Ahumada of Noel took what he thought was a $25,000 winner on to the Lottery's Springfield office Tuesday and learned he was an even bigger winner. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 5 | via KCTV5
A 60-year-old southwest Missouri man has come forward with a Mega Millions lottery ticket worth $25 million before taxes. The Missouri Lottery announced Thursday that Raul Ahumada of Noel took what he thought was a $25,000 winner on to the Lottery's Springfield office Tuesday and learned he was an even bigger winner. Comment?
Thursday Aug 6 | via Sedalia News Journal
A Noel man came forward Aug. 4 to claim Missouri's first Mega Millions jackpot. Raul Ahumada, 60, said he plays several Missouri Lottery games, including Mega Millions. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 4 | via Sedalia News Journal
Do you buy Mega Millions tickets in Noel? Then you'd better check your tickets. One ticket sold at Rio Alce convenience store for the July 31 drawing matched all six numbers drawn to win the $25 million jackpot - the first Mega Millions jackpot ticket ever sold in Missouri! The winning numbers were: 28, 32, 33, 40, 46, and the Mega Ball number was 10. Mega Millions players in Missouri have 180 days to claim a prize, and in this case, it would be until Jan. 27, 2016. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 4 | via Business Journal
Missouri is pretty lucky at the moment, at least when it comes to the lottery. Last week, two St. Louis city employees won the $70-million Powerball jackpot. Comment?
Monday Aug 3 | via Sedalia News Journal
One Mega Millions ticket sold in Missouri matched all six numbers drawn July 31 to win the $25 million jackpot and making it the first Mega Millions jackpot ticket sold in Missouri. The winning numbers were: 28, 32, 33, 40, 46, and the Mega Ball number was 10. "If you have this ticket, be sure to sign the back and put it in a safe place until you can take it to Missouri Lottery Headquarters in Jefferson City to claim it," said May Scheve Reardon, executive director of the Missouri Lottery. Comment?
Jul 29, 2015 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Man wins $70M after playing same numbers for 23 years Man wins $70M after playing same numbers for 23 years Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1I301J5 ST. LOUIS -- A St. Louis man has won Fourth of July's $70 million jackpot prize after trying for 23 years. Comment?
Jul 8, 2015 | via KIXQ-FM Joplin
Missouri Lottery officials say someone who purchased a Powerball ticket in St. Louis for the Fourth of July drawing has won the $70 million jackpot. Lottery spokeswoman May Scheve Reardon says that as of Wednesday, nobody has come forward to claim what is the state's ninth-largest lottery prize. Comment?
Jun 4, 2015 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis
Authorities are investigating whether the killing of a 65-year-old man is connected with two other shootings in northern Colorado. The overnight killing of a man on a sidewalk in this northern Colorado city has raised alarm that a serial shooter might be trolling the area's roads after a bicyclist was gunned down and a driver was wounded nearby in... A Staten Island plumber who's won a $136 million Powerball jackpot said Thursday he wants to keep working - but also plans to "relax a little more." Comment?
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