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Parma Resident Wins $50,000 playing $500,000 Happy Holidays

PARMA, OH – Michael Widdersheim of Parma won $50,000 playing the Ohio Lottery Scratch-Off, $500,000 Happy Holidays.

After mandatory state and federal taxes totaling 28 percent, Widdersheim will receive $36,000.

He purchased his winning ticket at Joe D’s Beverage, located at 5259 Wallings Rd in North Royalton.

$500,000 Happy Holidays is a $10 scratch-off with a top prize of $500,000. As of January 10, 2022, there is one top prize remaining in the game. To learn more about $500,000 Happy Holidays and the entire lineup of Ohio Lottery Scratch-Offs, click here.

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