Virginia Lottery Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. UVA Football Player Wins $100K Playing Virginia LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NBC29

    Release from Virginia Lottery: When Charles Davis matched all five numbers to win $100,000 in the Virginia Lottery's Cash 5 game, he celebrated with his grandmother. "We shouted together!" he said.

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  2. Dumfries waitress hits Virginia lotto, will pay bills, save cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Potomac Local

    If Regina Wilner had only known that Virginia Lottery ticket she'd tossed in her purse was worth $250,000, she might have scratched it sooner. Instead, the Dumfries woman went about her business all day, leading to a big surprise that evening.

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  3. Someone in Richmond is about to lose $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    The person who bought a winning New Year's Millionaire Raffle ticket at the 7-Eleven on West Broad Street, near Westmoreland Street in Richmond, has until Friday to claim the $1 million prize. "We're doing everything we can to get the word out to anyone who may have been at this 7-Eleven to check their tickets," Virginia Lottery Executive Director Paula Otto said.

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  4. Unclaimed $1 million lottery ticket bought in Richmond expires on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | NBC12

    ... we can to get the word out to anyone who may have been at this 7-Eleven to check their tickets," said Virginia Lottery Executive Director Paula Otto. "It may be in someone's wallet, a glove compartment, tucked away in a drawer, or anywhere. We need ...

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  5. Unclaimed $1 million lottery ticket bought at Richmond 7-Eleven to expire FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... we can to get the word out to anyone who may have been at this 7-Eleven to check their tickets," said Virginia Lottery Executive Director Paula Otto . "It may be in someone's wallet, a glove compartment, tucked away in a drawer, or anywhere. We need ...

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  6. Ashburn man claims more than $2 million in lottery winRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | Loudoun Times

    ... store, he bought one more ticket. When he scratched it, he could see he'd won something, according to a Virginia Lottery news release. "My first thought was, 'Oh, maybe I won $5,000 or even $10,000,'" he said. He was wrong. The Hot Millions ...

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  7. Roanoke man wins $1 million Lottery prize, opts for half in cash optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Jeffrey Mullen won the $1 million prize in a Virginia Lottery game and chose a one-time payout over an annuity.

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  8. $1 million winning Virginia Lottery ticket was in man's drawer for five monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    A Virginia Beach man is still in disbelief after discovering a $1 million winning Virginia Lottery ticket in his drawer, more than five months after purchasing it. Barbour purchased the Virginia's New Year's Millionaire Raffle ticket while he was visiting family in Lynchburg for Thanksgiving.

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  9. Winner of almost-expired $1M lottery ticket to collect prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The Virginia Lottery says the winner of a $1 million ticket that was set to expire on June 30 will be announced Friday at the River Ridge Mall in Lynchburg. The ticket was one of two $1 million prizes drawn in its New Year's raffle that officials said earlier this month was still unclaimed.

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  10. Powerball jackpot grows to estimated $435 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The Powerball jackpot soars to an estimated $435 million as no ticket matched all six numbers in Wednesday night's drawing. The Virginia Lottery expects to sell about $3 million worth of Powerball tickets between last night's drawing and 10 p.m. Saturday when sales for Saturday's drawing are cut off.

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  11. Henrico school teacher wins free a thank youa vacation from Va. LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Stultz, a fifth-grade teacher at Ruby Carver Elementary School, won a four day, three-night trip as part of the Virginia Lottery's "Thank a Teacher Campaign." Stultz entered her name into the contest after receiving a thank you note for making a difference in someone's life.

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  12. Va. Lottery Awards 'Super Teacher' at Burley Moran Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | NBC29

    ... of eight "super teachers" in the state. She was selected out of 1,000 nominations. Representatives from the Virginia Lottery said Caldwell was chosen because of her use of technology in the classroom and her ability to think outside of the box. ...

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  13. The Invaders return to South Hill to rock the townRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    ... have 2 children and 3 grandchildren. Bill worked in banking for several years before he was hired by the Virginia Lottery opened its doors in 1988 to help setup banking services for the lottery. He has been with the Virginia Lottery ever since (29 ...

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  14. Penhook retiree wins $1 million in lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Rose Ditano of Penhook won $1 million from the Virginia Lottery on Tuesday for playing in "Mega Millions."

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  15. Penhook retiree wins $1 million in lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Franklin News-Post

    Rose Ditano of Penhook won $1 million from the Virginia Lottery on Tuesday for playing in "Mega Millions." She is pictured with her husband, Roland Ditano , and Virginia Lottery spokesperson John Hagerty.

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  16. Rare Old Rip Van Winkle 25-Year-Old bourbon on sale for $1,800 in Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    "Each bottle comes in a handmade glass decanter from Glencairn Crystal Studio and is packaged in a handmade wooden box crafted from the barrels that held the bourbon. Inside is a bourbon certificate of authenticity signed by Julian P. Van Winkle, III, grandson of founder Julian P. 'Pappy' Van Winkle," a Virginia Lottery spokesman said.

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  17. Mechanicsville teachers receive a oeThank a Teachera celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The Virginia Lottery hosted a luncheon to say thank you to teachers as part of the "Thank a Teacher" campaign during Teacher Appreciation Week. Angie Dalton, a teacher at Kersey Creek, was the recipient of the Virginia Lottery's "Thank a Teacher" grand prize last year.

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  18. Giving thanks to our teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    RICHMOND, Va. - Monday, May 8th through the Friday, May 12th is 'Teacher Appreciation Week,' and the Virginia Lottery has made it easy to thank all of the hardworking educators across the Commonwealth.

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  19. Metz Middle School instructor is Virginia Lottery 'Super Teacher'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Potomac Local

    Metz Middle School teacher was honored today as one of just eight educators statewide this year to receive the prestigious Virginia Lottery Super Teacher Award. Shannon Stuckey received the award in a surprise presentation in front of students, faculty and special guests.

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  20. Gov. McAuliffe encouraging Virginians to thank K-12 teachers next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The 'Thank a Teacher' campaign recognizes teachers across the Commonwealth for their hard work and dedication through writing thank-you notes. Students, parents and residents can send or print or thank-you notes, provided by the Virginia Lottery, which will be delivered next week.

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