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$1-million annuity prize on $1 Million Merry & Bright sold in Willowick

WILLOWICK, OH – A merry and bright holiday season is in the works for Ernest Rowell of Willowick, who won a $1-million annuity top prize in the Ohio Lottery’s $20 scratch-off, $1 Million Merry & Bright.$1-Million-Merry-Bright

Ernest purchased his winning ticket at T & J Market, located at 31716 Vine Street in Willowick.

He chose the top prize’s $500,000 cash option payout and will receive approximately $360,000 after federal and state tax withholdings. As of Nov. 10, the Ohio Lottery has three, $1-milllion top prizes remaining in $1 Million Merry & Bright. Ernest beat odds of 1 in 800,000 to win

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