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Winning in Columbus


COLUMBUS - Four residents in the Columbus area won prizes scratching Ohio Lottery instant games.  Gwendolyn A. Robinson of Mansfield and Ricky A. Russell of Frankfort each won $10,000 on Money Maker. Crystal D. Buckner of Galion won $10,000 on Double Doubler. Marguerite A. Zimmerman of Columbus won $5,500, a TPD entry on Lucky Millionaire.
 
After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31 percent, Robinson, Russell and Buckner will each receive a check for $6,900. Zimmerman receives a check for $3,795, and is automatically entered into a drawing for a $2 million top prize in the Lucky Millionaire drawing.
 
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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