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Pomeroy resident wins $500,000 prize in Ohio Lottery instant game

POMEROY, OH – Daryl Pooler, 61, of Pomeroy claimed a $500,000 prize today in the Ohio Lottery’s $10 instant game, 50X the Money. He told Lottery officials that this has been one of his favorite Ohio Lottery games.  He hopes to take his nephew Philip, who purchased the ticket for him, on a trip to Las Vegas – first class!

Mr. Pooler has some practical needs for the money as well. He’s like to fix his driveway and pay bills.

The winning ticket was purchased from Speedway #9235, 319 East State Street in Athens. Speedway receives a $5,000 sales bonus.

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