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Miami Man Claims One-Third Share of $40 Million Florida Lotto Jackpot
The Florida Lottery announced today that Thomas Earley, 44, of Miami claimed the last one-third share of the $40 million Florida Lotto jackpot from the December 13, 2003 drawing.The other two winners were from Pensacola and West Palm Beach.Earley received his winning $7,612,503.22 by choosing the lump sum option.He purchased his winning ticket at the Terminal Rexall Pharmacy, located on Concourse D at the Miami International Airport. The store will receive one-third of a $10,000 retailer bonus ...
Jan 23, 2004, 8:28 pm - Lottery News forum

One ticket hits $35 million Florida Lotto jackpot
Someone is holding a very valuable piece of paper.One ticket matched the six Florida Lotto numbers drawn Wednesday night: 3-7-14-27-38-40.The jackpot: $35 million.That winning ticket was purchased at the Publix supermarket at 18496 NW 67th Ave., lottery officials said Thursday.A total of 408 tickets matched five numbers to win $1,938.50; 12,344 tickets matched four numbers for $52; and 216,812 tickets matched three numbers for $4.
Jan 23, 2004, 8:57 am - Lottery News forum

Florida Mega Money game getting "way more mega"
The Florida Lottery announced today that beginning January 28, the Mega Money game is getting way more mega. The first drawing for the new game will be held Friday, January 30, 11:15 p.m. EST. I am pleased to announce exciting changes to the new Mega Money game, Florida Lottery Secretary Rebecca Dirden Mattingly said. We listened to our players in redesigning the game. They told us they wanted more ways to win and bigger prizes and we have given it to them. Top annuity prizes for the new Me ...
Jan 23, 2004, 8:47 am - Lottery News forum

Florida Lotto jackpot rolls over to $35 million
No ticket matched all six Florida Lotto numbers to win a jackpot of $28 million, lottery officials said Sunday.The jackpot for Wednesday's drawing will roll over to an estimated $35 million, officials said.A total of 107 tickets matched five numbers to win $7,221; 7,598 tickets matched four numbers for $82.50; and 161,778 tickets matched three numbers for $5.50.The winning Florida Lotto numbers selected Saturday: 2-12-40-41-44-46.Fantasy 5Two winners of the Fantasy 5'' game will collect $135,48 ...
Jan 19, 2004, 7:33 am - Lottery News forum

Florida Lotto jackpot hits $21 million
No ticket matched all six Florida Lotto numbers to win Saturday's jackpot of $17 million, lottery officials said Sunday.The jackpot will roll over to an estimated $21 million, officials said.A total of 97 tickets matched five numbers to win $6,023; 6,801 tickets matched four numbers for $69.50; and 138,945 tickets matched three numbers for $4.50.The winning Florida Lotto numbers selected Saturday: 3-4-13-15-41-42.
Jan 12, 2004, 6:39 am - Lottery News forum

Reducing Lottery Rewards
Some Florida legislators figure that the way to sell more lottery tickets is to reduce the size or number of prizes the players can win. It's something that will be attempted during the 2004 session that begins in March -- and, given the financial philosophy of this Legislature, it has a good chance of passage.This is, after all, the same Legislature that set in motion the largest telephone rate hike in state history using the logic that if rates were increased, there would be more competition f ...
Jan 9, 2004, 5:15 am - Lottery News forum

Florida Lottery Seeks Winner Of July 23 Fantasy 5
$61,000 Ticket Sold At Pembroke Pines Convenience StoreThe Florida Lottery is looking for the winner of an unclaimed Fantasy 5 ticket worth $61,796.56.Officials say someone bought the winning ticket for the July 23 drawing at the 7-Eleven store at 7090 Hollywood Blvd. in Pembroke Pines.The winning numbers on that ticket are 09-12-15-22-33.The 180-day time limit to claim the prize expires at midnight on Jan. 19th.Lottery officials said the ticket can be validated at any store selling Florida Lott ...
Jan 8, 2004, 5:13 am - Lottery News forum

One ticket wins $3 million Florida Lotto jackpot
One ticket matched all six Florida Lotto numbers to win a jackpot of $3 million, lottery officials said Sunday.The winning ticket was bought in the city of Middleburg, officials said.A total of 121 tickets matched five numbers to win $3,053.50; 6,490 tickets matched four numbers for $46; and 109,200 tickets matched three numbers for $3.50.The winning Florida Lotto numbers selected Saturday: 5-10-12-18-22-48.No ticket in the Fantasy 5 game matched all five winning numbers, the Florida Lottery s ...
Dec 29, 2003, 4:58 am - Lottery News forum

One ticket wins $3 million Florida Lotto
One ticket matched all six Florida Lotto numbers to win a jackpot of $3 million, lottery officials said Thursday.The winning ticket was bought in the city of Campbellton, officials said.A total of 47 tickets matched five numbers to win $8,093; 4,002 tickets matched four numbers for $77; and 85,399 tickets matched three numbers for $5.The winning Florida Lotto numbers selected Wednesday: 01-20-21-23-26-36.Three winners of the Fantasy 5 game will collect $85,469.27 each, the Florida Lottery said ...
Dec 26, 2003, 3:41 am - Lottery News forum

Lottery, legislators tug at unclaimed jackpots
A record-setting $50 million lottery ticket that went unclaimed looks likely to be more bad luck, this time for the Florida Lottery.The largest jackpot left on the table in Florida history is inspiring a flood of legislation requiring that such dollars go directly to education not back into future prizes or promotions as current law allows.The Florida Lottery warns such a move could backfire, reducing payouts and, in turn, the volume of ticket sales.Some state legislators, eager to pump money in ...
Dec 24, 2003, 6:51 am - Lottery News forum