Lottery fever? These were the Flint Area spots to win tickets
If you’re like me, you woke up realizing you still had to go to work this morning and you weren’t a millionaire overnight. Two lucky lotto players are mega-rich after hitting the $ 632.6 million jackpot in Wednesday night’s draw. The winning tickets were sold in California and Wisconsin, matching the six numbers: 6 – 14 – 25 – 33 – 46 with a Powerball number of 17.
I still think the same after one of those big jackpots. First, everything I could have done with a major windfall like this, and second, how are these people so lucky? Is it fate, strategy, or just stupid luck? Then I thought, maybe this is where they go to buy their lottery tickets. Is there really a “lucky store”?
While there were a ton of Michigan Lottery winners in and around the Flint area last year, there were only a handful of really big winners, and the handful was actually pretty complete.
How many grand lottery winning tickets were sold in Genesee County for 2021?
According to the Michigan Lottery website, 7 big winning tickets were sold in Genesee County in 2021. By big we mean enough for the Michigan Lottery to do a press release for the world to know. Think over $ 500,000. Tickets were purchased at the following locations;
- Admiral gas station on Miller Road, Swartz Creek
- Speedway on Owen Road, Fenton
- Shell gas station on West Vienna Road, Clio
- Convenience of Money on Richfield Road, Flint
- Miller Point Mart on Miller Road, Flint
- Speedway on West Grand Blanc Road, Grand Blanc
- Marathon gas station on Clio Road, Mt. Morris
Prices ranged from $ 500,000, $ 1 million and even $ 1,000 per week for life.
Is Genesee County Lucky For The Lotto?
Compared to other counties in the state of Michigan, Genesee County has held its own when it comes to expelling big lottery winners in 2021. According to press releases on the Michigan Lottery website, Macomb County had the most big winners with 16 tickets leading to a new tax bracket. Wayne County had 10 winners, Oakland County followed with 9 big winners, the Detroit area with 8, and Genesee County and Kent County with 7, just for comparison.
Now, there is no guarantee that any of the winning locations will make you buy a new yacht tomorrow, but it couldn’t hurt if luck is on your side. Correct Michigan Lottery paid out $ 93,572,675 in total prizes last week. You could be next!
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