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12-29-2009 Charleston Man Wins $25,000; Pennsboro Woman Wins $50,000

Whether it’s a belated Christmas gift or an early March birthday gift, John Dixon, 71, said he considers his $25,000 West Virginia Lottery prize a gift, nonetheless. “These weren’t even numbers I picked…of five Cash25 tickets I bought yesterday for the night’s drawing, this was the one that was easy pick,” he said. Bought at 7-Eleven on Jefferson Road in South Charleston for the drawing held Dec. 28, the ticket numbers were 1-2-4-6-10 and 20, according to Lottery Director John… View Article