Virginia Lottery Newswire (Page 4)

Virginia Lottery Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Virginia Lottery. (Page 4)

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  1. Ruckersville School Bus Driver Wins $250K LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | NBC29

    Ginger Carter has something in common with the Virginia Lottery: They both work to benefit school children. The Lottery, of course, generates funds for K-12 education in the Commonwealth, and Ms.

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  2. Virginia man collects $250K after taxes from Virginia LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A Carrollton, Virginia man will have a little extra money for the holidays after winning $250,000 on the Virginia Lottery. Martin Cuffe won the money playing Virginia Lottery's Bank a Million game, which Cuffe matched all six numbers in the Oct. 28 drawing.

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  3. Corvette and Ca$h Scratcher Ticket Turbocharges Player Excitement in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    WINNIPEG: Pollard Banknote Limited congratulates the Virginia Lottery on the success of its $5 Corvette and Ca$h Scratcher ticket. Launched on June 6, 2017, the ticket combines the sleek automotive appeal of the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray-the epitome of automotive excellence-with a popular cash theme.

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  4. Dealing with the unexpected stress of winning the lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... "Nobody teaches you what to do with a large amount of money," said John Hagerty, a spokesperson for the Virginia Lottery. "We give those who win $100,000 and up a video and a packet of information to help them prepare for their new financial lives." ...

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  5. Wealth: I Won the Lottery and I Need Help. No, ReallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... "Nobody teaches you what to do with a large amount of money," said John Hagerty, a spokesman for the Virginia Lottery. "We give those who win $100,000 and up a video and a packet of information to help them prepare for their new financial lives." ...

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  6. Troy woman becomes big winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    The Commonwealth's newest millionaire is from the Troy area of Fluvanna County. Brenda Gentry got to pick up a $5 million check this month from the Virginia Lottery.

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  7. Albemarle County Woman Wins $5 Million in Virginia LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | NBC29

    You might say Brenda Gentry is on a winning streak. Just a few weeks ago, she won $5,000 playing a Virginia Lottery Scratcher game.

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  8. Oblivious man kept $100,000 lottery ticket in drawer for over a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | UPI

    A Virginia man who won a $100,000 lottery jackpot said he was oblivious for more than a week after leaving his ticket in a drawer. Lamonte Banks told Virginia Lottery officials he bought a Cash 5 ticket for the daytime Oct. 12 drawing with the numbers 5-12-16-22-28.

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  9. Postal worker wins $10 million on lottery scratch-off, calmly returns to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    A U.S. Postal Service worker bought a Virginia Lottery scratch-off ticket last week on impulse, sat in his car - and screamed. And then, lottery officials say, Simmons went to his job as if nothing had happened.

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  10. Postal Worker Wins Jackpot on $10 Million Scratch-Off TicketRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | News Max

    A postal worker won a jackpot worth $10 million from a scratch-off ticket in the new Virginia Lottery game Extreme Millions. Woody Simmons told Virginia Lottery officials he stopped last week at the Optimax Service Center in Woodbridge, where he often shops, and decided to purchase a ticket in the new game.

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  11. Postal worker wins $10 million in lottery scratch-off gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    WOODBRIDGE, Va. - A U.S. Postal Service worker bought a Virginia Lottery scratch-off ticket last week on impulse, sat in his car - and screamed.

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  12. Postal worker wins $10 million in Va. lottery scratch-off gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    In this image provided by the Virginia State Lottery, Woody Simmons holds a ceremonial check for $10 million dollars in Woodbridge, Va., on Nov. 1, 2017. The U.S. Postal worker bought a Virginia lottery scratch-off ticket last week on impulse, sat in his car _ and screamed.

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  13. Postal worker wins $10 million in lottery scratch-off gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | KRON 4

    A U.S. Postal Service worker bought a Virginia Lottery scratch-off ticket last week on impulse, sat in his car - and screamed. And then, lottery officials say, Simmons went to his job as if nothing had happened.

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  14. Coeur d'Alene Police searching for purse robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... personal property including a credit card. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A U.S. Postal Service worker bought a Virginia Lottery scratch-off ticket last week on impulse, sat in his car - and screamed. Woody Simmons found he had won $10 million in the Extreme ...

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  15. Man buys one ticket, wins $10 million from Virginia LotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Simmons, a postal worker from Maryland, flashed that smile while he picked up a $10 million check from the Virginia Lottery. CBS 6 reports Simmons won the Virginia Lottery's new Scratcher game - Extreme Millions - when he stopped to shop at Optimax Service Center in Woodbridge.

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  16. 'I just screamed in my car.' Md. postal worker wins $10 million jackpot.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Thankfully, it was for good news - the Maryland man had just realized he had won $10 million in a Virginia lottery game. A week ago, Simmons, who works for the U.S. Postal Service and lives in Hyattsville, stopped at a convenience store in Woodbridge, where he often shops.

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  17. News 29 mins ago 4:51 p.m.Suffolk sailor wins $100K in Virginia LotteryRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Dion Scott stopped at $ Delites on Hampton Roads Parkway in Suffolk and purchased a 10X the Money ticket on October 20. Dion was the first person to win the top prize in that specific lottery game. The odds of winning the top prize in the 10X the Money is 1 in 1,049,143.

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  18. No chance of winning big jackpot in Virginia Mega Millions for some playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... there was a malfunction in the upgrading of the state's gaming system, officials said. In a statement, Virginia lottery officials said, "As the Virginia Lottery was upgrading its gaming system and the Mega Millions game, an error occurred." The ...

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  19. Virginia Lottery erroneously sold lotto tickets that cannot winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The Virginia Lottery recently sold a handful Mega Millions lottery tickets which cannot win the top prize due to a technical error. The tickets were sold on Oct. 27 between 10:45 p.m. and 11:51 p.m. while the Virginia lottery was updating its computer system.

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  20. Virginia Lottery to honor misprinted Mega Millions ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    The Virginia Lottery will honor tickets that were incorrectly sold Friday, October 27 between 10:45 and 11:51 p.m. Officials say an error occurred while they were upgrading its gaming system and the Mega Millions game. The tickets sold during that time period may have a zero percent chance of winning Tuesday's jackpot.

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