FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
LOXAHATCHEE MAN WINS $1 MILLION
LUCKY MONEY™ JACKPOT PRIZE
TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that William Smith, 58, of Loxahatchee, claimed the $1 million LUCKY MONEY™ jackpot from the April 21, 2015, drawing at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
Smith chose the one-time, lump-sum payment option for his winnings, in the amount of $772,249.31. He purchased his LUCKY MONEY Quick Pick ticket from Publix located at 7050 Seminole Pratt-Whitney Road in Loxahatchee. Total ticket sales for the April 21, 2015, LUCKY MONEY drawing generated more than $1.1 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund.
The next LUCKY MONEY drawing will be Friday, May 15, 2015, at 11:15 p.m. ET, with a $2,000,000 jackpot. The LUCKY MONEY drawings are broadcast on 17 carrier stations throughout the state. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery website, at retailers statewide and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY
The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $28 billion to education and sending more than 700,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests nearly 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $46 billion in prizes and made more than 1,400 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.
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