Lucky Arkansans Win Thousands and More from Lottery

Published 01/29 2014 11:27AM

Updated 01/29 2014 11:35AM

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Claim centers of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery have been rewarding some big checks this week.

The biggest winner of the week is Kyra Sutton Riedy of Leslie, who won $250,000 with a Money Multiplier $10 game ticket she bought at West 66 Food Mart in Mountain View.

Kyra told lottery officials she is planning to pay off her home and get ready for a new baby with her winnings.

Barry Tolleson of Kirby is another six-digit prize winner this week. He won $100,000 with a $5 Jokers Wild game ticket he bought at EZ Mart 259 in Murfreesboro.

Barry told lottery officials he's planning to pay off his home and add to his savings.

The prize for lottery player Sekeena Walker Brown of Jonesboro is $26,974 thanks to a Progressive Fast Play Jackpot $5 game ticket she bought at Doublebees 129 in Jonesboro.

And, Kathleen Johnson of Searcy is $20,000 richer thanks to a Dynamite 7’s $2 game ticket she bought at Exxon Foodmart 3 in Searcy.

In other lottery news, tonight's Powerball jackpot is at $171 million, Friday night's Mega Millions drawing will be for $84 million and tonight's Natural State Jackpot is at $85,000. 

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