June 26, 2009
Mexico Man Wins $10,000 Lottery Prize
A Mexico man found himself holding a Missouri Lottery ticket worth $10,000. Nelson Wilson purchased the winning "100 Million Dollar Blockbuster" Scratchers ticket from L & D Discount Tobacco Shop, 2120 E. Liberty St. in Mexico. Wilson claimed his prize at the Jefferson City Lottery office on June 26.
"100 Million Dollar Blockbuster
," a $10 game with a top prize of $1 million, officially began on Sept. 27, 2007. To date, seven top prizes, as well as thousands of prizes ranging from $10 to $20,000 remain in play.