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Mother of 4 among Florida Lottery raffle winners

Jan 2, 2007, 12:38 am

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The Florida Lottery raffled of 10 tickets worth $1 million Monday as part of their Holiday Millionaire Raffle.

Lottery computers picked 130 winning numbers from the 1.25 million tickets for $20 each sold in its first-ever raffle.

Twenty tickets are worth $100,000 and holders of the other 100 tickets can claim $10,000.

Michelle Strother, of Deltona, was one of the winners to claim the $1 million prize. The mother of four said she was elated when she heard the news.

People at work told her she was crazy to buy the tickets, but 26-year-old Strother is having the last laugh. The tickets went on sale at 6 a.m. Nov. 20.


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dumars798's avatar - batman17
United States
Member #28655
December 20, 2005
5675 Posts
Posted: January 2, 2007, 1:23 am - IP Logged

Gotta be in it 2 win...wtg mom of 4!

        Smart bets...... Equal Phat Pocket$!



    SassyOhio's avatar - Picture012
    Columbus Ohio
    United States
    Member #35945
    March 25, 2006
    234 Posts
    Posted: January 2, 2007, 12:45 pm - IP Logged

    Now that would be an awesome experiance... great story. Hope she is wise with it. Congrats! Cheers

    Hopin To Be The Lucky Ones!!



    Please feel free to visit my sisters memorial page that I have now completed


      Coastal Georgia
      United States
      Member #2653
      October 30, 2003
      1866 Posts
      Posted: January 2, 2007, 9:11 pm - IP Logged

      " people at work told her she was crazy for buying the ticket "

      She is proof you can't win it unless you're in it.

      I wish her nothing but the best...

      Congratulations on your new lifestyle   !