August 27, 2001
McDonald's Employee Uncovers $100,000 Prize
A McDonald’s employee uncovered a $100,000 prize on Aug. 24 in the Missouri Lottery’s "Grand Casino" Scratchers game. Clellie "Jim" Cundiff, 46, of Holts Summit said he stopped in Luebbering’s 66 City View in Holts Summit that same morning and bought some Scratchers tickets. While there, he scratched them off and discovered one was worth $100,000.
Cundiff says he plans to use the windfall to buy a house, help his mother and put some in the bank.
"Grand Casino," the Lottery’s 371st instant game, officially went on sale Aug. 18.