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Old 02-19-2017, 06:26 PM
 
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Support Arkansas college bound students and take a chance Wednesday night.


If you are an Arkansas resident and win on Wednesday...........the cash option check will be for $165,852,000.........over 165 MILLION clear !


(and that is your actual check .........after......Federal and Arkansas State taxes are with held.


I hope I win, but if I don't I sure hope someone from Arkansas wins !
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Old 02-19-2017, 06:38 PM
 
Location: The Natural State
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Support Arkansas college bound students and take a chance Wednesday night.


If you are an Arkansas resident and win on Wednesday...........the cash option check will be for $165,852,000.........over 165 MILLION clear !


(and that is your actual check .........after......Federal and Arkansas State taxes are with held.


I hope I win, but if I don't I sure hope someone from Arkansas wins !

That's a BIG 10-4
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Old 02-20-2017, 05:36 AM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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Thanks, don't play the lottery too often, but this reminder has made me think I will get a couple of tickets this week.
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Old 02-20-2017, 08:08 AM
 
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The reason I hope an Arkansas resident wins is according to a site that breaks down lottery taxes per state..........Arkansas would with hold $17,030,000 from the lump sum cash option.


I would much rather see that 17 million go to Arkansas rather than another state's revenue.
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Old 02-21-2017, 04:53 AM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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The reason I hope an Arkansas resident wins is according to a site that breaks down lottery taxes per state..........Arkansas would with hold $17,030,000 from the lump sum cash option.


I would much rather see that 17 million go to Arkansas rather than another state's revenue.
agree, we will purchase a couple of tickets at our local Casey's.
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Old 02-21-2017, 09:33 AM
 
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The thing that motivates me to buy a lottery ticket in AR is the fact that it helps to fund a college student's education. Otherwise, I probably wouldn't buy one.
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Old 02-21-2017, 10:14 AM
 
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The thing that motivates me to buy a lottery ticket in AR is the fact that it helps to fund a college student's education. Otherwise, I probably wouldn't buy one.
Yes, when I lived in Minnesota they joined the lottery in the late 1980's and designated their lottery proceeds to.........."arts and the environment "


( about as vague as you can get)


I then read about Georgia designating their proceeds to resident students' college scholarships .
I was glad to hear Arkansas also designated their proceeds similar.
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Old 02-23-2017, 07:57 AM
 
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Goes to Indiana.
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Old 02-23-2017, 01:33 PM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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Goes to Indiana.
yep, I guess they didn't feel sorry enough for any of us to let someone here win. One number doesn't win anything and that is what I had; nothing!!!
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Old 02-23-2017, 01:57 PM
 
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ya got to learn that these big jackpots, the winners are always in some retirement state or big factory states. PA,NJ,IN,FL are always winners in these events. Every once and a while, CA will hit it. or IA.. reason is big pools that buy alot of numbers to better thier chances. Learn that this is a one winner ticket is a good deal..
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