August 29, 2007
Brentwood Woman Wins Top Lottery Prize
A Brentwood woman said she plans to save for her children’s future after she won $100,000 playing the Missouri Lottery’s "$100,000 Jackpot" Scratchers game. Julie Shipley, 34, claimed her prize on Aug. 22, but said she purchased her winning ticket a while ago.
"I put it away for a while," Shipley said. "I just didn’t know if I was a winner or not."
Shipley, a travel agent, purchased her winning ticket at Schnucks Market, 8800 Manchester in St. Louis.
The $5 game, "$100,000 Jackpot
," officially began on July 1, 2006.