It’s Winner Wednesday! The following players got pieces of unexpected fortunes!
Cathy and Tiffany Ratcliff play together all the time. The mother and daughter team from Portsmouth always share the pot when they win and they have won $20,000 twice before. This time they will split $500,000, the top prize on Merry Money, after taxes $355,000. Each will buy a new house. They purchased the winning ticket from Dash Thru Drive In, 2552 Gallia Street in Portsmouth. The Drive Thru receives a $5,000 agent bonus for selling a top prize-winning ticket.
Jeffrey Williams of Cincinnati won $500,000 on 50 X the Money. After taxes he receives $355,000. Williams purchased the ticket from Cold & Quick Drive Thru. At 3638 Vine Street in Cincinnati , this retailer receives a $5,000 agent bonus for selling a top prize-winning ticket.
Jamie Sizemore of Lima is all smiles after winning $10,000 on 50 X The Money.
Justin Walters of Bellevue, Ohio won $20,045 on EZPLAY Going Pro.
The $1 million Powerball prize from the January 9, 2016 drawing has been claimed in Trust. Jacob Samad of Cincinnati is Trustee of the SPEEDWAY Trust and claimed on behalf of the winner. That ticket was purchased at Speedway #5074. Located at 1143 St. Rt. 131 in Milford, Speedway received a $1,000 agent sales bonus.