Charles Brown of Rolla is $279,000 richer after claiming the Missouri Lottery’s 278th Show Me Cash jackpot prize from the drawing on Oct. 7. Brown purchased the winning ticket at Kroger, 605 W. Fourth St., in Rolla. Brown used Quick Pick to match all five winning numbers drawn: 2, 3, 18, 22 and 31.
Show Me Cash, a daily Draw Game with jackpots that start at $50,000 and grow until someone wins, started in 2008. In the past 12 months, 61 jackpot prizes have been awarded, with the average jackpot size of more than $150,000.