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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 2017

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
(850) 487-7727

JACKSONVILLE MAN BEGINS THE NEW YEAR $500,000 RICHER

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Wayne Gaulding, 65, of Jacksonville, claimed a top prize in the $500,000 HOLIDAY MILLIONS Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He purchased his winning ticket from Welcome Food Store, located at 11531 San Jose Boulevard, Suite 15 in Jacksonville.

The $5 Scratch-Off game, $500,000 HOLIDAY MILLIONS, launched in October, and features more than 2.9 million prizes, including eight top prizes of $500,000! The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-4.06.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 65 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $734 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2015-16.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $30 billion to education and sending more than 750,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 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 $52.4 billion in prizes and made more than 1,900 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Just Imagine®

Winning Numbers

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

35-37-46-51-61-13-x2

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, November 25, 2017

$149 Million

Friday, November 24, 2017

16-36-54-61-64-22-x3

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

$132 Million

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

2-13-19-22-36-51-x4

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, November 25, 2017

$2.5 Million

Thursday, November 23, 2017

4-33-56-58-59-4

Top Prize:

Monday, November 27, 2017

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, November 24, 2017

16-26-27-35-9

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

$500,000

Friday, November 24, 2017

1-13-15-20-36

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -5-9-8-1-1

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -0-8-6-8-5

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -3-9-8-3

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -3-3-0-0

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -6-0-8

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -9-8-9

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -5-1

Friday, November 24, 2017

 -8-3