October 22, 2007
Arkansas Woman Uncovers Top Lottery Prize
Emma Gathright, 59, is $250,000 richer after uncovering the top prize on the Missouri Lottery’s "$250,000 Mega Cash" Scratchers ticket on Oct. 18. Gathright of Leachville, Ark., bought her winning ticket at Flash Market, 240 State Highway F in Cardwell.
The $10 game, "$250,000 Mega Cash
, began on Jan. 31. It offers 30 top prizes of $250,000 and more than $100 million in cash prizes. Gathright’s prize is the 14th top prize claimed in the game.