Virginia Lottery

Virginia Lottery
July 24, 2018 - 8:18 am
Richmond (WRVA.com) – The Mega Millions jackpot has increased to an estimated $512 million for Tuesday’s drawing - from $493 million. The new figure reflects very strong sales in Virginia and across the country. The one time cash option is $303 million – before taxes. Copyright 2018 Entercom
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November 05, 2018 - 3:50 pm
By SCOTT McFETRIDGE , Associated Press CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — After hearing someone from Iowa had won half of a nearly $700 million Powerball jackpot, Lerynne West couldn't find the ticket she'd bought the day before so asked her sister to check her pickup truck. There it was, on the pickup floor — a...
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October 24, 2018 - 8:47 am
Richmond, VA (Newsradio 1140wrva.com) -- Only one ticket matched all 6 winning numbers in the Mega Millions game worth $1.5 billion. The figure revised down to $1.537 from an all-time world record of $1.6 billion as the final sales numbers come in. The winning ticket was sold in South Carolina. The...
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October 22, 2018 - 1:50 pm
By SCOTT McFETRIDGE , Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — If it seems like lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger. Tuesday night's Mega Millions estimated grand prize has hit a staggering $1.6 billion, continuing a trend of giant...
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September 27, 2018 - 10:37 am
North Chesterfield, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - A North Chesterfield man, by virtue of his summer Mega Millions purchases, won the opportunity Thursday morning to run through a Midlothian Turnpike Kroger for three minutes, and spend $750 dollars in groceries. Ed Barber says he didn't enter the...
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