June 19, 2017
West Greenwich Man Wins $100,000
New Yorker Claims $50,000 PowerBall® Prize & Greenville Man Hits Big on the Numbers Game
A West Greenwich man claimed a $100,000 "Money Clip" Instant Ticket top prize. He plans to put some of his winnings towards a vacation that he and his family already planned. Cumberland Farms, 865 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett, sold the winning ticket.
A woman from West Sayville, New York, claimed the $50,000 winning Powerball® ticket from the June 10th draw. The winning ticket matched four numbers and the PowerBall® number to win $50,000. She and her husband were in Rhode Island that weekend celebrating their anniversary when she stopped in J D Convenience, 202 Thames St., Newport, and purchased the winning ticket. She said "we are practical people," saying she plans to save her winnings.
A Greenville man claimed a $20,104 Daily Numbers win from the June 15th midday draw. He wagered $1 on three 4-digit straight bets, $.50 on a 4-digit straight bet, and $.50 on a combo bet. He matched all four digits in the exact order they were drawn to win $17,500 on the straight bets, plus $2,604 for the combo bet. He played the number combination 1 9 2 7, which represents his mother's birth year. He plans to use his winnings to purchase a boat for him and his family to enjoy. Smithfield Mobil, 354 Putnam Pike, Smithfield, sold the winning tickets.