It’s Winner Wednesday and the day after Halloween is still sweet. Lottery players are bringing home millions of dollars in Lottery treats!
Allen Rosenberger of Erie, Michigan is the top prize winner of $5 million in the Ohio Lottery’s Lucky Loot Top Prize Drawing. One of 15 entries in the September 27, 2017, drawing, he purchased his qualifying entry ticket from Barney’s Convenience Mart #10 on July 27, 2015. Choosing the cash option, after taxes, he receives $1,775,000. He and his wife are excited to be able to help their two sons, and they are thinking about buying a home. Barney’s Convenience Mart #10 in Toledo receives a $10,000 agent bonus for selling the qualifying winning ticket.
The holder of a $1 million September 16, 2017 Powerball prize claimed in Trust. Stanley A. Elkins is Trustee of the Two Dog Knights Passive Trust. The Trust receives $710,000 after taxes. Valley View Food Mart in Warren receives a $1,000 bonus for selling the manual pick ticket.
Walter Harris of Elyria won $500,000 in the Ohio Lottery’s 50X The Money Top Prize Drawing. One of 33 entries in the October 23, 2017 drawing, Harris nets $355,000. He bought his TPD entry ticket from True North #325 in Elyria. He is using the win to care for his three daughters and help his father. True North receives a $5,000 agent bonus for selling the winning qualifying semi-finalist entry ticket.
Brandon Lawhun of Lima won $300,000 in the Ohio Lottery’s Ruby Red 7’s Top Prize Drawing. One of 29 semi-finalists in the October 23, 2017 drawing, he bought the qualifying ticket on December 31, 2015 at Minister Marathon in Minister. Lawhun receives $213,000 after taxes. Minister Marathon receives a $3,000 agent bonus for selling the winning qualifying semi-finalist entry ticket. Lawhun is paying off his mortgage.
Mercedes Munoz of Cleveland won $50,000 on Season’s Greetings.
William Clark of Lorain won $50,000 on Merry Multiplier.
Alvis Brown of Wellston won $20,000. He is using his winnings to pay some bills. He said his six children will have a nice Christmas.
Amber Lyons of Greenup, Kentucky won $10,000 on Bingo x 10. Amber said she is buying a car and taking her son on a trip.
Deanna Shirley of Lorain won $5,500, a TPD entry playing $300 Million Diamond Dazzler . She now qualifies for entry into the final top prize drawing of $2,000,000 on the $300 Million Diamond Dazzler game.