The Florida Lottery announced March 3rd, 2010 that BILLION DOLLAR BLOCKBUSTER Scratch-Off winner Tahily Bravo, 21, of Miami, claimed her $1 million prize at Florida Lottery headquarters. Tahily was very excited to claim her prize. "I have always dreamed of starting my own business, so this would be a great help to me," she said. Bravo chose the one-time, lump-sum payment option for her winnings, in the amount of $650,000.00. Congrats to this young lady on her winnings!
There was one jackpot-winning ticket in the March 5 Mega Millions drawing. The winning ticket, which was bought in Long Beach, California, wins a jackpot estimated at a whopping $133 million! WOW! Let’s hope this lucky winner claims their prize soon!
The jackpot in America’s favorite lottery game continues to get bigger! Even though the grand prize was not awarded Saturday evening, a lucky ticket in Idaho matched all 5 white numbers with the Power Play and won $1 million cash. In addition, 1,036,563 tickets across the nation won a total of $8,436,318 in prizes!
Because no one correctly matched all six numbers in Saturday’s drawing the jackpot will grow to an estimated $170 million!
The cash option for the Wednesday, March 10th drawing will be an estimated $81.8 million.
"Make Me a Millionaire," the California Lottery’s TV game show, awarded 12 lucky contestants a total of $92,000 in cash and prizes on this week’s show! A big shout out of congrats to these lucky players! With the progressive jackpot increasing $200,000 each week, next week’s Millionaire game contestant will have a chance to win $1.4 million.