One lucky ticket in Arkansas matched all 6 numbers in the Saturday, January 2nd drawing and won the $25 million jackpot! The holder(s) of the winning ticket will now have to decide to either take the 29-year, 30-installment annuity, or the one time cash “lump sum” amount of $12,153,621. Congratulations go out to this lucky player(s)!
The Florida Lottery held the Holiday MILLIONAIRE RAFFLE drawing on December 31st, randomly selecting 2,034 winning numbers. Lottery players with the first nine numbers drawn will each be awarded $1 million! In addition to the nine one-million-dollar top prizes, the Lottery will also awarded 10 prizes of $50,000, 15 prizes of $5,000 and 2,000 prizes of $250.
The California Lottery is still looking for a lucky Lottery player in the San Fernando Valley who matched all six numbers in the Super Lotto Plus drawing almost five months ago. The good news is that there’s still time for San Fernando Valley residents resolving to become millionaires in 2010 – the winner has another month to collect their $11 million prize. The bad news is that the ticket will expire on January 28, 2010 at 5 p.m. Let’s hope this ticket is claimed soon!
"Make Me a Millionaire," the California Lottery’s TV game show, awarded 12 lucky contestants a total of $115,000 in cash and prizes on this week’s show! With the Millionaire game’s progressive jackpot increasing $200,000 each week, next week’s Millionaire game contestant will have a chance to win $3.2 million.
One lucky player in Michigan and another player in New York each matched 5 numbers on the Mega Millions Jackpot drawing that was held on January 1st, 2010 and won a whopping $250,000 each!
The Mega Millions estimated jackpot has reached a whopping $37 million and the next drawing will be held January 5th, 2010.