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Lottery24 - Life did not change for Iowa $1m Mega Millions winner
Life Carries on as Usual for $1m Mega Millions Winner

Steve A.: Monday, 03 August 2015, US Mega MillionsWinner stories

Five years after Bob Boehm from Denison in Iowa, USA, won $1m playing Mega Millions, the 66-year-old spent last Wednesday (July 29) filling tanks of crop-dusters with fungicide. One of his co-workers, Mark Lorenzen commented, "He hasn't changed a bit. We knew he wouldn't." Boehm became a lottery millionaire in the April 10,...

Lottery24 - Big lottery wins this weekend Plenty of big wins in this weekend's major lotteries 

Emma G.: Sunday, 02 August 2015, General news

This weekend saw three out of the four major world lotteries pay out their jackpots, with the Powerball lottery's winner being made the richest.  The EuroMillions and Mega Millions lotteries were both drawn on Friday night, with the EuroMillions lottery offering a jackpot worth around £17.5 million, and...

Lottery24 - Stateside Lottery Celebrations Stateside Lottery Celebrations

Steve A.: Sunday, 02 August 2015, General news

Would you wake your wife up if you had some really good news to tell her? Well, Ken Huang from Elk Grove in California, USA, just couldn't bring himself to wake up his wife after discovering he'd become a millionaire in the July 25 Powerball draw. Luckily she woke up and went to the bathroom so her husband changed his mind and told her their...

Lottery24 - Postcode Lottery neighbours share £1 million prize Postcode Lottery neighbours share £1 million prize

Emma G.: Saturday, 01 August 2015, Winner stories

Two neighbours from Merseyside in England have both won big on the People’s Postcode Lottery and split a £1 million prize. John Washington, 44, and Jacqueline Donnelly, both of whom are from Rainhill, entered their postcodes in the Postcode Lottery game, and when their address was chosen they both shared in...

Lottery24 - William Clinton from Cedar Rapids in Iowa wins $100k on a scratchcard Bill Doesn't Turn His Head as he Wins $100,000 Scratchcard Prize

Steve A.: Saturday, 01 August 2015, Winner stories

William 'Bill' Clinton from Cedar Rapids in Iowa, USA, had a feeling he was going to win a big lottery prize this week and that's just what happened. He only had to wait until Tuesday July 28 to win $100,000 playing the Vegas Game Book scratchcard game On Monday, the lucky winner told his boss at R & M...

Lottery24 - Michigan Lotto 47 winner wishes to help other people Michigan Lotto 47 winner plans to pay it forward

Emma G.: Friday, 31 July 2015, General news

An anonymous Lotto 47 winner from Michigan had won a huge $13.1 million jackpot prize, and says that he will be focusing on helping other people with his fortune. The winner, who is from Otsego County in Michigan but chose to remain anonymous after winning, matched numbers 1, 6, 25, 32, 34 and 41 in Wednesday night’s...

Lottery24 - Player from Quincy wins $1m on a lotto scratchcard Happy Tears for $1m ‘Win It All’ Scratchcard Winner

Steve A.: Friday, 31 July 2015, Winner stories

Thelma Vargas from Quincy in Washington is celebrating a $1m windfall on a 'Win It All' scratchcard ticket. She could have started her celebrations a bit earlier though because it took her a day to see if it had won her anything.  Vargas purchased her life-changing ‘Win It All’ scratchcard on July...

Lottery24 - Sheila Cleasby from Edmonton claimed her Canadian Lotto 649 win Sheila Takes Three Months to Claim $1m Canadian Lotto 6/49 Win

Steve A.: Thursday, 30 July 2015, Winner stories

Sometimes it's really difficult to accept the fact that you've won a $1m Lotto 6/49 prize. That was definitely the case for Sheila Cleasby from Edmonton in Alberta, Canada who admits "I really just didn't believe it" when checking her ticket in May.  "I kept looking at the screen thinking there was no way...

Lottery24 - Mega Millions winner from Pittsburgh will be retiring soon Mega Millions jackpot winner from Pittsburgh will be retiring early

Emma G.: Thursday, 30 July 2015, US Mega MillionsWinner stories

A lottery player from Pittsburgh has finally come forward to claim a huge jackpot prize won on the Mega Millions lottery on July 21st. Following the draw, which took place more than a week ago, lottery officials in Pennsylvania were hopeful that the $153 million jackpot winner would come forward soon, and all...

Lottery24 - Mistaken Purchase Leads to $4.5m Washington Lotto Win Mistaken Purchase Leads to $4.5m Washington Lotto Win

Steve A.: Wednesday, 29 July 2015, Winner stories

A lottery player from Chehalis in Washington is celebrating all because she made a massive mistake. Rather than buying a Mega Millions ticket, a Washington Lotto ticket was purchased instead and it ended up winning $4.5m in the July 20 draw.  On July 21 the winner, who has decided to remain anonymous, went online to...

Lottery24 - California Lottery winner wants to keep his win secret California Lottery winner keeping a secret from his wife

Emma G.: Wednesday, 29 July 2015, Winner stories

A California Lottery player who won a huge $1 million prize on a 50X the Cash ticket has said that he will keep his win a secret from his wife while she is on vacation, despite posing for a press photo with his cheque. Pablo Chavez, a 55 year old storeroom clerk, won his $1 million prize on a California Lottery 50X...

Lottery24 - EuroMillions winner Adrian Bayford sued by a former employee £148.6m EuroMillions Winner Being Sued over Golf Cart Crash

Steve A.: Tuesday, 28 July 2015, EuroMillions UKWinner stories

Adrian Bayford, who won a £148.6m EuroMillions jackpot in 2012 with his then wife, Gillian, is being sued for £200,000. The court action is being taken out by former employee Christopher Tovey who claims he almost lost a leg in a golf cart crash. After the massive EuroMillions win, Adrian purchased...

Lottery24 - Irish Lotto winner is her family’s good luck charm Irish Lotto winner is her family’s good luck charm

Emma G.: Tuesday, 28 July 2015, General news

A lottery player from Northern Ireland has won £250,000 on a Irish Lotto Plus 1 ticket after she stopped off to buy one in Dublin last week. The winner, whose prize was worth €350,000 – just under £250,000, toasted her win together with lottery officials and a bottle of champagne, but chose to...

Lottery24 - Family claimed $50m Australian Powerball jackpot Australian Powerball win won’t change family from Perth

Emma G.: Monday, 27 July 2015, Australian PowerballGeneral news

A family from Perth in Western Australia have won the top prize on the Australian Powerball lottery, but although it’s a life-changing amount of money they say that it won’t change them. Winning the jackpot of $50 million in Thursday night’s Powerball draw was the family who had purchased their...

Lottery24 - $188m Powerball winner arrested on drugs charges $188m Powerball Winner Arrested on Drugs Charges

Steve A.: Monday, 27 July 2015, US PowerballWinner stories

Life hasn't run smoothly for $188m Powerball winner Marie Holmes from North Carolina, USA since her win in the February 11 draw. Last Thursday (July 23), Holmes was cited for possession of marijuana after police raided her home in Shallotte. After her Powerball win, Holmes was interviewed by several news stations and appeared on...

Lottery24 - Jackpots won in European lotteries Jackpots won in European lotteries this weekend

Emma G.: Sunday, 26 July 2015, General news

Both of the major European lotteries found winners this weekend as the Mega Millions and Powerball games rolled over. After the huge $152 million Mega Millions jackpot was won by a single ticket holder in Pennsylvania in the midweek draw, one shouldn’t be surprised that the jackpot didn’t find another winner in the...

Lottery24 - Hampshire residents are warned about lottery scam Hampshire Residents Warned About Lottery Scam

Steve A.: Sunday, 26 July 2015, General news

Trading Standards officers in Hampshire, England, have warned about a lottery scam that is being operated in the area. Residents have been receiving letters claiming they've won a prize in a non-existent International Postcode lottery. We previously reported how David McCann from Scotland received a letter about a lottery win. The...

Lottery24 - Tesco millionaire syndicate still working after UK Lotto win Tesco millionaire syndicate is still working one year after UK Lotto win

Emma G.: Saturday, 25 July 2015, UK LottoWinner stories

One year on, a group of supermarket workers from Devon who shared a UK Lotto prize of almost £4 million between them are almost all still working at the Tesco store which brought them together. The 10 women, who split between them a £3.7 million UK Lotto prize on July 19th, 2014, all worked...

Lottery24 - Milk for Cookie Leads to $70,000 Cash 5 Lottery Win Milk for Cookie Leads to $70,000 Cash 5 Lottery Win

Steve A.: Saturday, 25 July 2015, Winner stories

You can't eat a cookie without some milk and that helped Wes LaRocque from Mount Vernon in Washington State, USA to win a $70,000 Cash 5 lottery prize.  He'd bought his wife a chocolate chip cookie but they'd run out of milk.  So he went back to the Little Mountain Gas and Grocery store and admits that while there "I...

Lottery24 - Janice Rovner from NY state wins $1m on the Mega Millions At Last! Numbers Used for Over 20 Years Win $1m Mega Millions Prize

Steve A.: Friday, 24 July 2015, US Mega MillionsWinner stories

For over 20 years Janice Rovner from Amherst in New York has been playing the same lottery numbers. Finally luck came her way and she won $1m in the June 2 Mega Millions draw. Amherst is a lucky name it seems. Earlier this week we told you about lottery winner Peter McCathie who owns the Amherst store in...

Lottery24 - Couple plan their wedding after winning on the National Lottery Newquay couple planning their dream wedding thanks to National Lottery win

Emma G.: Friday, 24 July 2015, Winner stories

After winning £100,000 on a National Lottery scratch card, a couple from Newquay in the south of England are planning their dream wedding with no expense spared. Mark Tyson, 34, and his fiancé Jenna O’Hagan, 27, won their jackpot prize on a National Lottery Super Cash Bonus scratch...

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