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Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, Lucy's Dairy Mart

Lucy's Dairy Mart in Parma is this week's Retailer-of-the-Week!

When you visit Lucy's the staff will welcome you in with a smile and a kind word. 

This family-owned business only hires staff that meet their required standards for quality service. They're always enthusiastic and helpful.

Signs throughout the store let you know the latest jackpot amounts and newest games available.

Try Lucy's Dairy Mart for your next Ohio Lottery purchase.
Posted: 12/25/2023 11:49:55 AM

Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, Village Drive Thru

Village Drive Thru in Milan is this week's Retailer-of-the-Week!

You know this is a Lottery retailer from the second you walk  through the door.

Signs are posted and the newest games are always available. Plus, they will cash your winning tickets.

Looking for a second chance to win? Village Drive Thru offers monthly second chance drawings.

Stop by Village Drive Thru for your next Ohio Lottery purchase.
Posted: 12/18/2023 1:48:31 PM

October Partners in Education Winners

Written by Dessiona Jackson

Congratulations to our October winners for our Partners in Education program! 

Teachers of the Month

Winners receive a $500 gift card, a prize pack and certificate of excellence.

Nominate A Teacher

Nicole Szymaniak“Mrs. Szymaniak is a phenomenal teacher who goes above and beyond for her students. She not only knows her content, but also, she understands the importance of knowing about her students' hobbies and interests. Because of her interests in her students, she has started many new programs at our school like outdoor adventures and teen girls' health and fitness. Mrs. Szymaniak also creates and organizes team building activities for the entire building every nine weeks. Mrs. Szymaniak is a hardworking, dedicated teacher who will do anything to support her students.  She has been a staple in our school for many years, and we are so thankful that she has many more years to go.” – Devani Roe, Peer Teacher 

Gretchen Polen
“Mrs. Polen makes learning fun! She is always finding ways to motivate her students to read and learn daily. She goes above and beyond to help her students succeed. Mrs. Polen is kind to all her students. She is one of the best! I’m so thankful to have her as my teacher this year.” – Aubrie Patacca, Student

Gretchen Polen
“Karina teaches to each student’s individual needs.  She teaches from the heart but with loving discipline. I believe the frequency with which parents request her as their child’s teacher because they were so pleased with the progress the older siblings made, speaks volumes!” – Sherry Garling, Parent 

Don’t miss the latest Partners in Education news! Follow Our X Page: @OHPartnersinEd

Academic All-Stars

Academic All-Stars Receive a $100 gift card, a prize pack and a certificate of excellence. 

Nominate A Student

Cai'Yan Warren

Cai’Yan received an award at school known as the Eagle award. He participates in soccer and flag football and his family enjoys supporting him in school and all his endeavors. - Corvette Warren, Parent

Gracyn Beckelhymer

“Gracyn is a student who perseveres and has been able to maintain honor roll as well as a positive attitude.” – Sarah Ahrens, Parent

“I believe Christopher Martin, Jr. should beChristopher Martin considered for this award because he has made honor roll and merit roll this year and last year. He always goes above and beyond to help his teachers and peers. He is a self-starter and even participates in a program where he serves as a mentor to children in kindergarten. He goes to school every morning with a can-do attitude! He is highly praised by school staff. What separates Christopher from his peers is he does what’s right in his heart and he is the true definition of a natural born leader.” – Daniesha Williams, Grandparent

Congratulations to our outstanding students and teachers! Don’t forget – You Can Also Nominate A School for School of the Year. Nominations are due by March 10, 2024.  
Posted: 12/16/2023 12:00:00 PM

Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, Boardman Express

Congratulations to Boardman Express in Youngstown, this week's Retailer-of-the-Week!

This retailer calls customers friends. 

You'll find a lottery-only counter and chairs just for Lottery players staying to play.

Looking for the latest tickets? Boardman Express keeps the bins full, so you never miss out on a game.

And when you win, they're ready to cash your winning ticket.

Give Boardman Express in Youngstown a try for your next Ohio Lottery purchase.
Posted: 12/11/2023 11:52:20 AM

Meet our Retailer-of-the-Week, Chappy's Cruise-Thru

Chappy's Cruise-Thru in Akron is this week's Retailer-of-the-Week!

Stop by Chappy's for convenience, beautiful lake views, and great customer service.

Chappy's always has the newest Ohio Lottery games, and the staff is ready to cash your winning tickets.

Scratching tickets in your car? Pull up to the beautiful lake view at Chappy's and enjoy the view while you play.

Stop by Chappy's Drive-Thru for your next Ohio Lottery purchase.
Posted: 12/4/2023 11:50:50 AM

December In the Know packed with info and chances to win!

It's time to get into the holiday spirit! 

This month on In the Know, we're giving you a chance to win $50 in digital lottery cash with a special code.

All you have to do is watch In the Know, listen for the code, and enter it through MyLotto Rewards by December 7 to be entered into the drawing.

This month's episode is packed with details about our holiday Scratch-Offs and your chance to win with the Play Like You Used To holiday second chance promotion. 

KENO fans will find the latest calendar of KENO fun, and as always, we'll introduce you to some Ohio Lottery winners.

Plus, there's a change in store for Cash Explosion players submitting entry tickets. 

Get it all right here on In the Know!
Posted: 12/1/2023 2:33:02 PM

Changes coming to Cash Explosion contestant entry

So, you scratched a Cash Explosion ticket and found ENTRY, ENTRY, ENTRY! Congrats!

Your next step is to register that ticket for the show’s contestant drawing. But you won’t be typing in a long string of numbers anymore.

Instead, you can scan your ticket using the Ohio Lottery mobile app to enter the contestant drawing. It is now the only way to enter your Cash Explosion tickets, and it’s fast and easy.  

Starting in January, Cash Explosion entry tickets must be submitted through the Ohio Lottery mobile app, so get your mobile device and your tickets and get ready to go.

Learn more about how to scan and enter your tickets here.
Posted: 12/1/2023 12:49:40 PM

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