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He has plans


ATHENS - A resident of Marietta has plans for the top prize money that he won on an Ohio Lottery instant ticket. Leroy E. Kuhn won $100,000 after he scratched the Ohio Lottery’s Bingo x 10.
 
After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31 percent, the NASCAR fan receives a check for $69,000.  He plans on helping his family and he will build a 50’s room with a juke box, booths, bar stools and lots of memorabilia.
 
Kuhn purchased the ticket from People’s News in Marietta. People’s News receives a $1,000 bonus for selling a top prize winning ticket.
 
The Ohio Lottery is actively seeking winners of all prize levels to share their stories. Players with an interest in telling theirs can contact the Ohio Lottery at www.ohiolottery.com/winners.
 
Since 1974, the Ohio Lottery has raised more than $17 billion to support K-12 education across Ohio. The Lottery’s fiscal year 2010 transfer to the Lottery Profits for Education Fund was $728.6 million.


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