The Win that Almost Wasn’t
Richard K. of McMinnville plays Oregon’s Game Megabucks a certain way. “I have been playing these numbers for about year,” Rick said. “They’re a combination of birthdays and anniversaries.”
He also buys his tickets a certain way, one for each drawing, every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday; however, the week he won, he had forgotten to buy a ticket.
“Over the weekend I had forgotten to get the Saturday ticket, and we were driving by the 7-Eleven near Linfield College and we stopped to get one,” he said. “I’m glad I did!”
Rick’s routine is to check his tickets with his morning coffee, looking online for the winning numbers, and circling the numbers on his ticket.
“I looked at the numbers and then looked again,” he said. “I have the Lottery app, so I scanned the ticket and the screen blew up with stars and balloons!”
He then woke up his wife, shouting, “You have to get up! I got my numbers! I got all of them!”
Krohn took the $5.8 million jackpot as a 30-year annuity, to be paid annually. He said he and his wife are still planning on what to do with the prize.
“My wife said she is flying first class from now on, that’s really the only thing we have decided on,” he said.
Pharaoh’s Gold Crossword
Treasure hunters have set their sights on the sands of Egypt for generations. You won’t have to fly across the world and brave the dangers of the desert to do some treasure hunting of your own. In fact, you can grab a tasty snack or beverage when you buy this $3 ticket and sit down in the comfort of your own home to hunt for the $25,000 top prize buried in the Pharaoh’s Gold Crossword.
Crazy Hearts Crossword
Are you crazy for crosswords? Have we got a Scratch-it for you! Crazy Hearts Crossword will treat you to a crazy-good time. Just $2 gets you all the crossword fun, not to mention a chance at a top prize of $15,000! Scratch off your letters, then match them in the crossword grid to try to complete full words. The more you match, the more you win — maybe not so crazy after all. Look for the crazy blue hearts and pick up Crazy Hearts Crossword today!
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Beat the House
Poker chips galore! They’re falling like confetti on Beat the House Scratch-its! It’s a good thing too, because those poker chips represent not one, not two, but TEN individual games — that’s ten chances to beat the house. Scratch off your number; if it beats the house’s number, you win the prize shown. Those ten games mean you’ve got ten chances at prizes, all the way up to $10,000. Someone’s going to beat the house — maybe you???
Wild Cherry Crossword
Get your scratch tools ready, the Wild Cherry Crossword gives you A LOT to play with. Of course, you have the crossword and some bonus puzzles on the front, but wait, there’s more! You ALSO get a special bonus puzzle on the back of this $10 ticket too. When you factor in the sweet cherry theme, the $100,000 top prize and a special 10X pay symbol, Wild Cherry Crossword has just got to be your new favorite Scratch-it.
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