July 9, 2002
COLUMBIA BAR OWNER WINS $6,000 IN PICK 4
The owner of Mario’s Bar & Grill, 1301 Business Loop 70 E. in Columbia, served himself a $6,000 treat after matching all four numbers drawn in exact order in Pick 4 on July 6. Mario Alcantara, 35, said he plans to put some of his winnings back into his business and maybe use some for a down payment on a new car.
Alcantara is also employed as a physical therapist for a rehabilitation company in Moberly. He purchased his winning ticket using Quick Pick at his business. The winning numbers from Saturday night were: 5-9-1-8.
Pick 4 is a daily cash numbers game that offers players a chance to win up to $6,000.