Monthly Archives: June 2010

World Cup? No, Ohio Cup

The Ohio Lottery is sponsoring the Ohio Cup, a trophy that goes to the winner of the season series between the Cincinnati Reds and the Cleveland Indians. These are particularly good events at which to highlight our Partners in Education program, which honors Academic All Stars and Teachers of the Month. Continue reading

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Good karma? I’ll say!

An Ohio Lottery clerk at Woolfe’s Huff & Puff in New Lexington is $250,000 richer after she made a mistake printing a customer’s ticket. The coolest part is that the customer also won $250,000! Continue reading

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Woo hoo! Our first – and second – Powerball jackpot!

At $261 million, our first Powerball jackpot jumped right into the Top 10 list of all-time Powerball jackpots at No. 8. Even more gigantic is the fact that just last night, on Wednesday June 23, we hit our SECOND Powerball jackpot, this one for $97 million at Shirley’s Carryout in Curtice, near Toledo. That’s two Powerball jackpots in seven drawings! Continue reading

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Another good day

I’m proud to work here at the Ohio Lottery. I believe in what we’re doing, and I see people working hard every day to do it right. I’m delighted to get our message out there. We’ve got a good team here and there is genuine concern for maximizing our profits because we care about our beneficiaries. I love what I do and I love the joy I see on the faces of winners every day.
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