Lottery Installs New Terminals At Retail Sites

One is a stand-alone ticket checking device that allows players to see if they’ve won and how much they’ve won before giving their ticket to a store clerk. Kentucky Lottery President Arch Gleason says there is also a new LCD monitor the customer can see when they cash in their tickets.

Powerball Winners Claim $128.6 Million Prize

A husband and wife from Georgetown, Kentucky have stepped forward to collect a Powerball lottery jackpot worth nearly $129 million before taxes. Rob and Tuesday Anderson both work at Johnson Controls, which makes auto parts for the Toyota plant. Rob Anderson says he went to a local Marathon convenience store on Christmas Eve to buy… Continue reading Powerball Winners Claim $128.6 Million Prize

Lottery Turning Over More Funds To Government Coffers

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh The Kentucky Lottery is on track to return a greater share of its profits to state government.  In the late 1980’s, when Kentucky’s lottery bill was drafted, lawmakers wanted the lottery to return 35-percent of its profits to the state.  That goal has never been met, but the current… Continue reading Lottery Turning Over More Funds To Government Coffers