January 14, 2008
Rocheport Man Wins Top Lottery Prize
A Rocheport man is planning to pay some bills and make some good investments after he won $100,000 playing the Missouri Lottery’s new Scratchers game "Mega Fortune." Alan Cole, 47, purchased his winning ticket at Quick Stop, 4817 Highway 54 in Osage Beach, on Jan. 9.
"I was surprised," Cole said. "It’s hard to believe that I got a big winner."
Cole, who works as a courier, said he is looking forward to paying off some bills and starting the new year off on a good foot financially.
The $5 game, "Mega Fortune
," officially began on Jan.12.