Pa. lottery officials are waiting for the owner of a Cash 5 lottery ticket worth $225,000 to claim his/her prize.
The owner of a Cash 5 ticket worth $225,000 from the Feb. 24 drawing sold at Hess, 4002 Chestnut St., Emmaus hasn't claimed his/her prize yet, lottery officials told Patch on Thursday. It sometimes takes a few weeks for the winner to come forward, they said. The ticket correctly matched all five balls, 06-12-14-15-26, to win a jackpot of $225,000, less 25 percent federal withholding. The Hess store will get $500. Cash 5 winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes. There's also another Cash 5 winner somewhere in our area. A ticket worth more than $371,000 from the Feb. 22 drawing was sold at Hess, 3640 Route 309, Orefield. That ticket correctly matched all five balls, 02-17-23-24-36, to win a jackpot of $371,418.50, less 25 …
The Pennsylvania Lottery announced Friday that one jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket from the July 7 drawing was sold at 7-Eleven on Main Street in Hellertown.
Saturday, July 9, 2011
One lucky Pennsylvania Lottery player made a pit stop at 7-Eleven in Hellertown to purchase a Cash 5 ticket and went on to become the winner of a jackpot prize worth more than $365,000, the state lottery confirmed Friday. In a press release posted on the Pennsylvania Lottery's website, it was announced that the winning ticket purchased in the borough correctly matched all five balls drawn in the July 7 Cash 5 drawing in Harrisburg. The five numbers drawn were 05, 18, 24, 40 and 43, according to the website. The winner of the jackpot has one year to claim the prize, which totals $365,398 and will be subject to 25 percent federal withholding. The retailer who sold the ticket will also receive a $500 bonus, the lottery said. According to the …