Southern Illinois lady wins $50,000 from Illinois lottery
A Chester lady’s unwaveringness to Quick Pick tickets paid off when she won the $50,000 Powerball prize in the June 7 lottery drawing.
“I’m so upbeat and appreciative! Will utilize this cash to pay off my obligation,” Stewart said when she went to the Illinois Lottery Prize Center in Fairview Heights to show her ticket. “I play Powerball a few times each month, and I generally purchase a Quick Pick.”
Tina Stewart’s gotten her ticket, which coordinated four numbers in addition to the Powerball number, at Belleville Quick Stop at 1258 Lebanon Ave. The retailer additionally got a $500 reward for offering the triumphant ticket.