Missouri Lottery News: Carrollton Man, Russell Rinkenbaugh, Wins $100,000 Top Prize

JEFFERSON CITY, MORussell Rinkenbaugh claimed a $100,000 top prize at the Missouri Lottery office in Independence on September 17.  The Carrollton resident purchased the winning “$500 In A Flash” Scratchers ticket at Benton BP, 908 E. Benton St., in Carrollton.

“$500 In A Flash” is a $5 ticket that began on December 26, 2017.  It offers more than $3.4 million in remaining prizes.

In the most recent fiscal year, players in Carroll County won more than $866,000 in Missouri Lottery prizes.  Retailers received more than $93,000 in commissions and bonuses, and an additional $143,600 went to education programs in the county.  The specific programs that benefited in Carroll County in FY18 can be viewed at MOLottery.com.

SOURCE: news provided by MOLOTTERY.COM on October 1, 2018