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Winning a Million Instantly!

COLUMBUS – A Waverly resident became a millionaire instantly. Karen Scott won $50,000 a year for the next 20 years, a million dollar prize, after she scratched Instant Millions.

She chose the cash option and receives $355,000 after mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 29 percent. Scott and husband Glenn plan to pay off the house and invest the rest. Not new to winning, Karen won $20,000 on Holiday Cash in 1994.
Scott purchased the winning ticket from Shawnee Lanes, 1680 N. Bridge Street in Chillicothe. Shawnee Lanes receives a $10,000 agent bonus for selling a top prize Instant Millionaire ticket.

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