February 13, 2013
St. Louis Player Scores $100,000 Missouri Lottery Prize
Robert Matonis of St. Louis is $100,000 richer after a brush with Missouri Lottery luck in early February. The 84-year-old claimed one of the few remaining top prizes on a “$100,000 Mega Fortune” Scratchers game. Matonis bought his winning ticket at Shop ‘n Save, 4660 Chippewa St., in St. Louis.
“$100,000 Mega Fortune
,” a $5 game with a top prize of $100,000, officially started on May 26, 2012. To date, three top prizes, as well as thousands of prizes ranging from $5 to $20,000, remain in play.