Michigan woman dreamed of $4M lottery win — then it happened
A Wayne County, Michigan, woman had a dream that she won $4 million on a scratch-off lottery ticket. Four months later, it really happened.
The 28-year-old woman, who chose to remain anonymous, told the Michigan Lottery that after having her dream, she started buying $30 instant tickets.
Recently, she purchased a Millionaire's Club ticket and revealed a win symbol.
When I scratched off the prize and saw '4MIL,' I couldn't stop shaking and crying, she told the Michigan Lottery. I call ...
Mar 11, 2019, 11:58 am - Lottery News forum
Mom finds late son's name on lottery ticket, wins $10,000
A Connecticut woman is $10,000 richer after winning on a lottery ticket that she said was a tribute to her late son.
Amy Johansson of Branford, Connecticut, said she decided to buy a couple of CT Lottery $100,000 Cashword 9 scratch tickets on Tuesday.
She said she scratched off the your letters box of the ticket and four of the first 18 letters revealed the name Eric, followed by the word, love within the game's puzzle board.
Johansson's son, Eric, passed away at the age of 24. She said ...
Dec 5, 2018, 9:38 am - Lottery News forum
Australian man wins lottery after dreaming of jackpot
An Australian man who won a lottery prize worth AU$3.5 million (US$2.5 million) said it wasn't entirely a surprise he had dreamed the win just three weeks earlier.
The lucky winner now believes premonitions do come true after winning the First Prize of $20,000 a month for 20 years in the latest Set for Life draw following a dream he had where he won the lottery.
The ecstatic man's entry won the First Prize in Set for Life draw 1137 on Sept. 16th.
The Sydney man is the third First ...
Sep 17, 2018, 4:24 pm - Lottery News forum
Lottery winner says she dreamed about Fantasy 5 jackpot win the night before
For a Michigan woman, her dreams really do come true.
The 56-year-old woman told lottery officials that her motivation to play Fantasy 5 on Apr. 8 came from a dream she had the night before where she won the jackpot.
I woke up Sunday morning after having a dream about winning a Fantasy 5 jackpot, said the player, who chose to remain anonymous. I got dressed, got in my car, and drove to my favorite store to buy a couple tickets.
After stopping at the Moravian Liquor Shoppe, located at ...
Apr 10, 2018, 8:39 pm - Lottery News forum
Tennessee Lottery celebrates eclipse with new scratch-off game
By Todd Northrop
There's nothing like the moon passing in front of the sun for 15 minutes to get people running to the store for scratch-off lottery tickets.
So must have went the theory when the Tennessee Lottery decided to launch its latest instant lottery game, Eclipse Jumbo Bucks.
The lottery stated in a release that the new game offers a fun way to celebrate the upcoming total solar eclipse.
On August 21, a solar eclipse will be visible in the United States from coast to coast, ...
Aug 14, 2017, 4:51 pm - Lottery News forum
Iowa man plays numbers he saw in a dream, wins big lottery prize
A man who played numbers he saw in a dream won big last week in the Iowa Lottery.
Kelvin Wynn, 57, of Davenport, Iowa, won a total of $300,000 in last Tuesday evening's drawing of the Iowa Lottery's Pick 4 game. He won 10 prizes of $30,000 by matching all four of the numbers drawn in the exact order: 2-1-1-2; this is known as a straight play.
Wynn, who works for a landscaping company in the Quad-Cities area, bought his winning tickets Tuesday at QC Mart, 2843 E. 53rd St. in Davenport. He p ...
Jul 3, 2017, 2:56 pm - Lottery News forum
Thai monk says winning lottery number came from examining a tree's textures
A Buddhist monk living in a monastery in Thailand won a nearly $175,000 lottery jackpot thanks to a lucky number revealed to him by a tree.
Phra Prawit Techapalo, 41, of the Cheepakhao Temple in Samut Sakhon, located just outside of Bangkok, revealed he won first prize in the lottery after a longtime habit of purchasing several tickets every month.
Phra Prawit's announcement was seen as controversial by some who pointed out monks are supposed to forgo luxuries such as money.
Phra Prawit ...
Sep 2, 2016, 8:53 pm - Lottery News forum
Psychic's numbers win lottery jackpot for Florida man
A 60-year-old St. Petersburg man is more than $500,000 richer courtesy of five lucky numbers suggested by a psychic more than 20 years ago.
According to the Florida Lottery, Richard Klosterman won the $700,000 Lucky Money jackpot drawing on April 12. Klosterman opted for a one-time, lump-sum payment that put his winnings at $545,563.20.
Those winnings, Klosterman told lottery officials, came courtesy of a trip his wife paid to a psychic more than 20 years ago. It seems the psychic supplied ...
Apr 18, 2016, 2:04 pm - Lottery News forum
Psychic key to Calif. man's $1 million Powerball win
A West Hollywood, California, man who won $1 million playing Powerball recently told California lottery officials that he might not have bought the ticket had it not been for an encounter with an online psychic.
Kevin Millard matched five out of six numbers in the Powerball draw on Sept. 19, winning a total prize of $1,009,368, the state lottery said in a news release on Friday.
Although he regularly played the lottery at one time, Millard had recently scaled back, except when it came to l ...
Sep 28, 2015, 7:42 pm - Lottery News forum
$50M Canada lotto winner says he had a vision of winning numbers
Six years ago Randall Rush was at a friend's house watching a football game when a series of numbers flashed into his head.
His friend told Rush to write down the numbers, and when he took a look, he thought they would make for good lottery picks. But the 48-year-old was skeptical he never played the lottery.
He goes: 'If you didn't play and these numbers come up, how would you feel?' said Rush.
Ever since that fateful day, the resident of Lamont, Alberta, has picked the same numbers w ...
Feb 16, 2015, 9:53 am - Lottery News forum