Missouri Lottery News: Odessa Couple Share $50,000 Scratchers Prize

ODESSA, MO (STL.News) Ray and Laura Sousley recently picked up a Missouri Lottery “$300,000,000 Golden Ticket” Scratchers game while out and about.  As Ray drove, Laura scratched the ticket and discovered that they had won $50,000.

“He was driving,” Laura said.  “I was totally shocked.  I had to catch my breath and look at it again!”

The couple said when they purchase Scratchers tickets, they generally play the “$300,000,000 Golden Ticket” game, though they will sometimes try $20 tickets.  The Sousleys purchased their winning ticket at Whistle Stop, 200 W. Hwy 40, in Odessa.

Introduced on Jan. 25, 2016, “$300,000,000 Golden Ticket” is a $30 ticket.  The Sousleys claimed one of twenty $50,000 prizes available in the game.  Remaining prize amounts for all Scratchers games can be found at MOLottery.com and on the official Missouri Lottery app.