Virginia Lottery Newswire (Page 3)

Virginia Lottery Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Virginia Lottery. (Page 3)

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  1. Lottery ticket bought in Danville wins $5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The ticket in Tuesday night's drawing was bought at Murphy's USA on Mount Cross Road in Danville, according to the Virginia Lottery.

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  2. $5 million Mega Millions ticket sold in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    A Mega Millions ticket worth $5 million was sold at Murphy's USA, located at 474 Mount Cross Road in Danville, according to the Virginia Lottery. The ticket matched the first five numbers and missed only the Mega Ball number, a lottery spokesperson.

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  3. Letter: Announcing lottery winners is good governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... a subscription, or login if you are already a member. A recent letter to the editor proposed that the Virginia Lottery should be allowed to award its major prizes secretly without the public's knowledge of who won. There are several reasons why we ...

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  4. Mount Jackson Man Wins Vegas TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    Thor Hansen was selected on Nov. 9 for in the "Vegas VIP" promotion for a trip valued at $10,000, according to a Monday press release from the Virginia Lottery.

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  5. Lottery 5 mins ago 10:46 a.m.Over 35,000 lotto tickets win prizes in Virginia, Powerball jackpotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Lottery officials say 35,359 tickets sold in Virginia won prizes in a Powerball drawing that took place Wednesday, Nov. 23. Since no one matched all six numbers, however, the Powerball jackpot is estimated to grow to $403 million for Saturday's drawing. Virginia Lottery officials expect to sell about 750,000 Powerball tickets on Saturday alone in the Commonwealth.

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  6. Leesburg man wins $1 million in PowerballRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Loudoun Times

    Donald Shomaker of Leesburg has received a $1 million check from his winning Powerball ticket he purchased at a Gasmart in Leesburg in July, the Virginia Lottery announced this week.

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  7. Winning lotto ticket sold on Limestone Drive in GainesvilleRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | Potomac Local

    ... 7489 Limestone Drive in Gainesville. On October 24, he returned to the store to receive his check from the Virginia Lottery. He had the choice of taking the full $7.5 million over 30 years or a one-time cash option of $5,140,507 before taxes. He ...

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  8. Man wins $500,000 from Va. Lottery, but not with a winning lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Greg Jarrett from Suffolk won $500,000 from the Virginia Lottery ticket, but it wasn't actually with a winning ticket. Let us explain.

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  9. Suffolk man wins $500K from non-winning Virginia Lottery scratcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Suffolk man is now $500,000 richer thanks to a Virginia Lottery scratcher - and it wasn't even a winning ticket! Greg Jarrett entered his non-winning ticket into the eXTRA Chances promotion on the Virginia Lottery's website and his ticket was drawn from more than 4.8 million entries! Greg Jarrett is joined by his aunt Connie Edwards to receive his check from Vivian Mitchell of the Virginia Lottery . With eXTRA Chances , players have a chance to win each day with hundreds of instant-win cash prizes, ranging from $25 to $100.

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  10. Charlottesville Man Wins $100,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Chauffeur Warren Blakey of Charlottesville was on his way to pick up some clients when he stopped to buy bottled water for them. While he was in the store, he decided to pick up a $5 10x the Money ticket from the Virginia Lottery.

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  11. Chauffeur gets big 'tip' with $100,000 winning scratch ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    Chauffeur Warren Blakey of Charlottesville was on his way to pick up some clients when he stopped to buy bottled water for them. While he was in the store, he decided to pick up a 10x the Money ticket from the Virginia Lottery.

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  12. Charlottesville Chauffeur Wins $100,000 with Lottery TicketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | NBC29

    Chauffeur Warren Blakey of Charlottesville was on his way to pick up some clients when he stopped to buy bottled water for them. While he was in the store, he decided to pick up a 10x the Money ticket from the Virginia Lottery.

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  13. Jose Veliz, a mechanic from Triangle, wins $150,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Potomac Local

    Jose Veliz was sitting at home with some friends and scratching a Virginia Lottery ticket when he saw something on the ticket he'd never seen before. Suspecting it was a big winner, the Triangle man put the ticket aside.

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  14. Martinsville officials consider lottery proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... strapped localities gain money, Nottoway County officials have proposed that 5 percent of revenue from Virginia Lottery ticket sales be returned to communities where the sales occurred. Martinsville City Council members in August voted to send a ...

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  15. Jerry W. Allen, 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... in the Union at Reynolds Metals, where he was a machine operator until his retirement. He loved playing the Virginia Lottery. He is survived by his son, Thomas "Tommy" Allen of Roanoke; mother of his children, Carol Dean of Shenandoah; brothers, ...

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  16. Woman uses $20 Virginia Lottery winnings to buy $175,000 ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | UPI

    A Virginia woman who won $20 on a pair of scratch-off lottery tickets decided to try her luck again and spent the money buying a ticket that won her $175,000. Gela Jolliff of Williamsburg told Virginia Lottery officials she won $20 on a pair of scratch-off lottery tickets and she cashed them in at a Mercury Entertainment store in Hampton, where she decided to spend the winnings on more lottery tickets.

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  17. $1 million Mega Millions ticket sold in VARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | NBC12

    Virginia Lottery officials say the ticket -- which only missed the megaball -- was sold at the 7-Eleven at 1729 Military Highway South in Chesapeake. The winning numbers for the Sept.

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  18. FeaturesIndependence man wins $100,000 in Virginia LotteryRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Galax Gazette

    When David Caudill stopped at Grayson Express in Independence for a cup of coffee, it ended up being one heck of a coffee break! While he was there, the Independence man played the Virginia Lottery's Cash 5 game, and his ticket ended up winning the game's $100,000 top prize. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Gazette, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  19. State Fair Readying for 10 a.m. Opening on September 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | NBC29

    News Release from the State Fair of Virginia: - Customer convenience and comfort are a priority as the State Fair of Virginia readies for its 10-day run that will begin September 23 at The Meadow Event Park in Caroline County. The fair will open at 10 a.m. each morning through October 2, and the Midway by Virginia Lottery and Kidway by Virginia College Savings Plan will open at 11. Advance tickets deliver savings and easy access Streamlined visits to the State Fair begin with advance tickets, which save fairgoers time and money.

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  20. Public use facility eyed at demolition siteRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2016 | SoVaNow.com

    ... voted to support efforts to enact legislation that will provide for the distribution of a portion of Virginia Lottery ticket sales revenue to localities where the tickets are sold. The effort is being spearheaded by Crewe Mayor Greg Eanes. He is ...

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