• Bennington store sells $10,000 lottery ticket
    February 12,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Store sells winning ticket

    BENNINGTON — Vermont Lottery officials announced Monday that a $10,000 Mega Millions ticket was sold at Stewart’s Ice Cream in Bennington.

    The winning ticket matched four out of five numbers plus the Mega Ball for the Feb. 8 drawing.

    Lottery officials said the manager of the store, John Lybert, said it was “really great” that the store sold a winning ticket.

    “I’m very surprised and wish it were me,” Lybert said.

    There was no winner Friday. Today’s jackpot is estimated at $13 million.

    Vermont Lottery games are sold at almost 700 locations throughout the state. For information on lottery games and on-line game draw results, visit the website at www.vtlottery.com.

    According to lottery officials, all profits are used to support the Vermont Education Fund. Those who play are asked to do so “a little and ... responsibly.”
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    BENNINGTON — A Sandgate man with a previous conviction for a sex crime against a child in New... Full Story
    Thousands of Vermonters will have the chance to get their driver’s licenses back starting Thursday. Full Story
    A Castleton man, who police said has had several incidents at Fowler Services, denied striking... Full Story
    More Articles