Panhandle Woman Claims $1M Powerball Prize

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TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Lottery announces that Tonia Hall, 42, of Navarre, claimed a $1 million POWERBALL® prize from the September 1 drawing. Hall’s winning ticket was sold at Winn-Dixie, located at 3355 Gulf Breeze Parkway in Gulf Breeze. The retailer received a $1,000 bonus commission for selling the $1 million POWERBALL Quick Pick ticket.

Hall had tears of excitement in her eyes as she claimed her winnings. “My husband and I are so happy because we’ll now be able to build a house equipped for our special needs child,” Hall exclaimed. “It’s such a blessing,” she added.

More than 62,000 Florida players won between $4 and $1 million in the Saturday, September 1, POWERBALL draw. The multi-state lottery game is sold in Florida and 43 other states and districts across the United States. POWERBALL is a product of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL).

The next POWERBALL drawing will be held Saturday, September 8, at 10:59 p.m. ET with a $100 million jackpot. National POWERBALL drawings are broadcast live, in high-definition, from the Florida Lottery’s state of the art draw studio in Tallahassee on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery website, at retailers statewide and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.

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