August 31, 2010
Rapid Roberts in Springfield Sells Winning $77,000 Scratchers Ticket
A Fair Grove man is seeing sevens and dollar signs after uncovering a $77,000 top prize on a Missouri Lottery "Silver 7’s" Scratchers ticket. Michael Sallee, 55, bought the winning ticket at Rapid Roberts, 320 W. Sunshine St., in Springfield.
," a $5 game with a top prize of $77,000, officially began on Feb. 27. To date, two top prizes as well as thousands of prizes ranging from $5 to $10,000, remain in play.
The Missouri Lottery generates nearly $1 billion a year in sales and contributes more than $200 million annually to Missouri public education programs, including the A+ Scholarship Program, Special Education Excess Costs and Vocational Technical Schools.