April 2009 archive

Kansas Lottery is first in the world to offer electronic PushPlay

Source:  LotteryPost.com The Kansas Lottery is the first lottery in the world to offer its players a next generation lottery product called PushPlay. The Lottery is shipping out PushPlay game cards this week to all retailers that have requested them. PushPlay game cards are instant lottery tickets, but instead of scratching off the tickets, a …

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Park projects big winners with lottery fund grants

Source: Scotsman.com AMBITIOUS plans to transform one of Perthshire’s best-loved public parks have been given a major boost by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The fund today announced that a grant totalling £1,161,500 has been awarded to help upgrade MacRosty Park in Crieff. This represents almost 60 per cent of the total project cost, estimated at …

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Two Fantasy 5 Tickets Worth Top Prize

The Florida Lottery announced today that two tickets matched all five winning numbers in Friday’s Fantasy 5 drawing and will share a $236,298.12 top prize. Each ticket is worth $118,149.06. Source:  News-Press.com

Mega Millions Jackpot Now $78 Million

Source:  AP COLUMBUS, Ohio — The jackpot in the multistate Mega Millions lottery game is now worth $78 million. The grand prize amount rolled over after no player matched all the winning numbers in Tuesday night’s $65 million drawing. The next drawing is Friday.

$1 million Powerball Ticket Sold in Indian Land, Prize Unclaimed

Source:  HeraldOnline.com INDIAN LAND — A Powerball ticket worth $1 million was sold at the Panhandle Food Store and Valero gas station sometime between Sunday and Wednesday. The owner of the winning ticket has not yet claimed the prize, according to state lottery officials.