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Another 2nd Tier Prize claimed in Athens

ATHENS – Ten second-tier prize winning tickets were sold in Ohio on 3-30-12 when the Mega Millions jackpot reached over a half billion dollars. Melissa K. Stewart of Willow Wood won $250,000 for having one of those ten tickets sold in that drawing.

After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31 percent are withheld, Stewart receives a check for $172,500.

Stewart purchased the ticket at Speedway at RR 4 in South Point sold the second-tier prize winning ticket. The numbers were 2-4-23-38-46. The mega ball number was 23. Speedway receives a $1,000 agent sales bonus.

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