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  1. San Antonian wins Texas Instant Millionaire gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | MySanAntonio.com

    A San Antonio man claimed a $1 million prize in the scratch-off ticket game Instant Millionaire, the Texas Lottery Commission announced Thursday. A San Antonio man claimed a $1 million prize in the scratch-off ticket game Instant Millionaire, the Texas Lottery Commission announced Thursday.

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  2. Winning Lottery Powerball ticket sold in San AntonioRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 6 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The winning ticket was a "quick pick" sold at the Vista Express, 2002 Buena Vista St., according to the Texas Lottery Commission website.

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  3. Winning Lottery Powerball ticket sold in San AntonioRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 6 | Chron

    The winning ticket was a "quick pick" sold at the Vista Express, 2002 Buena Vista St., according to the Texas Lottery Commission website.

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  4. Winning Lottery Powerball ticket sold at West Side convenienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | MySanAntonio.com

    The winning ticket was a "quick pick" sold at the Vista Express, 2002 Buena Vista St., according to the Texas Lottery Commission website.

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  5. Fort Worth man cashes in lottery ticket worth nearly $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... up choosing the cash value and walked away this week with a lump sum of $828,089.60, according to Texas Lottery Commission officials. West bought the winning ticket at the Lucky No. 7 Food Mart, 1201 Country Club Lane, in east Fort Worth. A man who ...

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  6. San Antonio resident claims $1 million scratch off lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | MySanAntonio.com

    A San Antonio man claimed a $1 million prize in the scratch-off ticket game Instant Millionaire, the Texas Lottery Commission announced Tuesday. A San Antonio man claimed a $1 million prize in the scratch-off ticket game Instant Millionaire, the Texas Lottery Commission announced Tuesday.

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  7. Dawn Nettles v. Gtech CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | FindLaw

    ... of $4,000,000 that she alleges she should have won. The Texas Lottery is owned and operated by the Texas Lottery Commission ("TLC"), a state agency. The TLC and its executive director "have broad authority and shall exercise strict control and close ...

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  8. Lottery Commission names Jasper man who won $2M in Mega Millions drawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Earlier this week, the Texas Lottery Commission announced the name of the Jasper man who won the $2-million Mega Millions jackpot in the drawing that was held on July 11. Rodney J. Land's Mega Millions ticket matched all five of the white ball numbers drawn, but it didn't match the Mega Ball number for that particular drawing. As a result, Land won more than $ 2 million.

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  9. Robinson woman wins $2.5 million with scratch-off lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... #2, 211 S. Robinson Drive. The business will also be eligible for the $10,000 retailer bonus, the Texas Lottery Commission said. Sushil Atreya, manager at Pit Stop, said Baker comes into the store occasionally and she scratched off the ticket in the ...

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  10. The Lottery 's Losing StreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | CSP

    ... c-store attendant Ben Grieger told KBJR-TV in Duluth, Minn. Leticia V asquez, spokeswoman with the Texas Lottery Commission, said the late summer hurricane season wiped out lucrative sales across Houston and Galveston, a region that accounts for 25% ...

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  11. San Antonio woman becomes instant millionaire with winning MegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    On June 13, Herlinda Chavarria claimed the winning Quick Pick ticket she bought from the H-E-B in the 700 block of Castroville Road, according to the Texas Lottery Commission . Chavarria matched 5 of the winning numbers correctly to win the million-dollar prize, but fell short of matching the Mega Ball number, 8. The lucky San Antonian was one of two winners of the $1 million amount .

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  12. Lotto Texas ticket worth $14.25M sold in AbileneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | KSWO

    A $14.25 million jackpot-winning ticket for the Lotto Texas has been sold, the Texas Lottery Commission announced Monday. The drawing was held June 17 and the winning ticket was sold at an HEB Food Store at 1345 Barrow Street in Abilene.

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  13. San Antonio resident claims $5 million lottery ticket prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Azelian Pratt claimed a $5 million prize in the scratch-off game Ultimate Millions, according to a Wednesday news release from the Texas Lottery Commission . Pratt was the first to claim the top prize available in the Ultimate Millions game, according to the release.

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  14. Charitable bingo winning political warRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Who knew that charitable bingo is such a big business? At least three parlors operate in Denton along with 1,000 others scattered throughout Texas. The Texas Lottery Commission regulates bingo.

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  15. Bingo: Texas lawmakers move to protect the charitable game, curb illegal gamingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... the amount raised by charitable bingo. Lucio's amendment , which began as HB 3611 , requires the Texas Lottery Commission - which oversees charitable bingo - to determine whether there is illegal gambling in the state. Then it's up to law enforcers ...

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  16. A winning ticket? Texas Lottery marks 25th anniversary with new scratch-offRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    For the Texas Lottery Commission, the only way to mark the 25th anniversary of ticket sales is a new scratch-off. "Over the past 25 years, the Texas Lottery has generated $26 billion in revenue for the state, including total contributions of $20 billion for public education and $77 million for Texas veterans," said Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery.

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  17. House tentatively backs measure allowing lottery winners to remain anonymousRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... the House before it can be considered in the Senate. Under the Texas Public Information Act, the Texas Lottery Commission must release to the public and the media the names of the prize winners, their city of residence and the amount of the prize ...

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  18. House tentatively backs measure allowing lottery winners to remain anonymousRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    ... the House before it can be considered in the Senate. Under the Texas Public Information Act, the Texas Lottery Commission must release to the public and the media the names of the prize winners, their city of residence and the amount of the prize ...

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  19. Lottery secrecy bill would erode trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Guillen's effort is misguided. Should the bill become law, a state agency, in this case the Texas Lottery Commission, would be allowed to be less transparent about its operation by keeping financial information hidden. Allowing winners to collect ...

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  20. News 26 mins ago 7:06 a.m.House committee considers bill that would allow lottery winners toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | KCEN

    ... it poses an unnecessary public safety risk for Texans." Under the Texas Public Information Act, the Texas Lottery Commission must release to the public and the media the names of the prize winners, their city of residence and the amount of the prize ... 4 comments