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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2017

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
(850) 487-7727

PORT CHARLOTTE MAN CLAIMS TOP PRIZE
IN THE NEW $500,000 HOLIDAY CASH SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Gerald Diff, 60, of Port Charlotte, claimed a top prize in the $500,000 HOLIDAY CASH Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He purchased his winning ticket from Circle K, located at 2646 Tamiami Trail in Port Charlotte.

The new $5 Scratch-Off game, $500,000 HOLIDAY CASH, launched on October 23, and offers more than three million winning tickets, with 118 prizes from $10,000 to $500,000! Overall odds of winning are one-in-4.07.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 68 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $784 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2016-17.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $32 billion to education and sending more than 775,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and contributions to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $56.3 billion in prizes and made more than 2,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Just Imagine®

Winning Numbers

Saturday, February 24, 2018

24-25-38-62-63-6-x2

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

$293 Million

Friday, February 23, 2018

7-11-13-19-58-9-x4

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

$222 Million

Saturday, February 24, 2018

4-14-22-30-44-48-x2

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

$4 Million

Thursday, February 22, 2018

26-28-38-47-51-1

Top Prize:

Monday, February 26, 2018

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, February 23, 2018

4-22-30-34-1

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

$550,000

Saturday, February 24, 2018

3-8-19-21-28

Sunday, February 25, 2018

 -3-2-0-8-2

Saturday, February 24, 2018

 -1-1-6-7-5

Sunday, February 25, 2018

 -7-7-7-3

Saturday, February 24, 2018

 -4-6-3-4

Sunday, February 25, 2018

 -3-5-9

Saturday, February 24, 2018

 -6-0-3

Sunday, February 25, 2018

 -2-6

Saturday, February 24, 2018

 -9-9