Missouri Lottery: Melinda Scott Wins $100,000

MO (STL.News) Melinda Scott of Chillicothe scratched her way to a $100,000 top-prize win playing the Missouri Lottery’s “$100,000 Cash” Scratchers game.

She purchased the winning ticket at Casey’s General Store, 2600 N. Washington St., in Chillicothe.

Scott expressed she was excited and stunned when she realized she had won.

“I instantly called my mom,” she said.  We didn’t think it was real.”

In FY20, players in Livingston County won more than $1.9 million in Missouri Lottery prizes, retailers received more than $193,700 in commissions and bonuses, and more than $416,300 in Lottery proceeds went to education programs in the county.