AKRON – Joyce Newsome of Akron is enjoying some welcomed sunshine on this cold January day after winning a $20,000 prize in the Ohio Lottery’s $2 scratch-off, Some Like it Hot. https://www.ohiolottery.com/Games/ScratchOffs/$2-Games/Some-Like-It-Hot-1
Joyce purchased her winning ticket at Handy Jim’s, located at 1174 Portage Lakes Drive in Akron.
She will receive approximately $14,400 after federal and state tax withholdings. Joyce beat odds of 1 in 600,000 to win.
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