Linda Owens of Louisville won $150,000 in the Top Prize Drawing for Break the Bank. She nets $106,500 after taxes and plans on taking a vacation with the windfall. She bought her semi-finalist entry ticket from Kmart Gas in Canton on May 22, 2015. Kmart Gas received a $1,500 agent bonus for selling a qualifying winning ticket.
Dawn Chandler of Norwalk won $80,000 a year for 25 years on the $100,000,000 Fortune instant game. The $2 million prize had a cash option: Dawn chose it. She receives a lump sum of $710,000 after mandatory federal and state taxes. Dawn bought her winning ticket from Miller’s Market in Norwalk.
Christine Tucker of Cincinnati won $500,000 after she scratched the $500,000 Cashword instant game. She nets $355,000 after mandatory federal and state taxes. Tucker says she’s paying off her mortgage. She bought her ticket from Meijer Inc in Cincinnati. Meijer receives a $5,000 bonus for selling a top prize-winning ticket.
Gary Coyne of Westlake won $300,000 on the Road to Riches game. He bought the ticket from Get Go in Westlake. Get Go receives a $3,000 agent bonus for selling a top prize-winning ticket.
Clinton Sturgill of Brookpark and Eric Staub of Avon each won $231,334 after having one of the three winning five-of-five tickets sold in the April 17, 2017 $694,000 Rolling Cash 5 drawing. All three tickets used auto pick. Sturgill and Staub will each receive $164,247 after mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 29 percent. Sturgill purchased his ticket from Rivals Sports Grill in Middleburg Heights. Staub purchased his ticket from Zip Thru Beverage in North Ridgeville. The third ticket purchased at Johnstown Market in Johnstown has not been claimed. All three retailers receive a $500 bonus for selling winning tickets.
Gregory Clerkner of Wadsworth is also a top prize winner. He won $100,000 in the Special Edition Cashword Top Prize Drawing. Gregory receives $71,000 and he says he’s buying a new car. He was one of 37 semi-finalists in the drawing that was held March 27, 2017. Clerkner bought his ticket January 21, 2016 from Hometown Market in Medina. Hometown Market received a $1,000 agent bonus for selling the qualifying winning ticket. Clerkner has been on a lucky streak since December. He won $10,000 on 2 other instants.
Christina Perrott of Lorain won $24,440 on the April 4, 2017 EZPLAY Going Pro game.
Timothy St. Clair of Elyria won $10,000 on the April 13, 2017 KENO game.
Daniel Howell of West Salem won $10,000 on Cash X50.
Norman Bohannon of Lorain won $10,000 on Max the Money.
Adam Massie of Gallipolis won $10,000 on Triple Winning 7’s.