| Florida lottery businesses worried about possible Alabama lottery WTVY, Dothan|
With two bills authorizing an Alabama lottery being considered, stores selling lottery tickets along the Alabama/Florida state line could be in jeopardy.
Editorial: Is the Florida Lottery addictive? - Opinion - Ocala.com Ocala
Is the Florida Lottery addictive? That's a question the Associated Press asked in a recent story. It answered its own question this way: “Only if you consider poker, ...
Powerball lottery drawing for March 20, 2019: No winning tickets sold; jackpot now $625 million ABC Action News
The Powerball lottery jackpot is now worth over a half a billion dollars.
Wins of $1 million and $193,000 for lottery players in South Florida Sun Sentinel
Just one ticket matched all the numbers drawn Monday night in the Florida Lottery's Fantasy 5 game and it was purchased in South Florida. The jackpot-winning ...
USF picks four finalists for president | Florida Trend Education Florida Trend
After a five-month search for the University of South Florida's new president, four finalists have been picked to be interviewed for the job this week. A search ...
Florida education news: Charter schools, teacher bonuses, lottery funds and more Tampa Bay Times
CHARTER SCHOOLS: The Florida House introduces another bill aimed at advancing Gov. Ron DeSantis' school choice agenda. This one would expand the ...
One South Florida lottery player is $190,000 richer today Sun Sentinel
There was only one jackpot winner in Thursday night's Fantasy 5 drawing by the Florida Lottery. It was sold in South Florida and is worth more than $190000.
FLORIDA LOTTERY WINNER: Lake City woman wins $1 million on $20 scratch-off ticket ActionNewsJax.com
A Lake City woman claimed a $1 million prize on a scratch-off, the Florida Lottery said.
Lottery wins in South Florida: $2 million and nearly $195,000 Sun Sentinel
It has been a lucrative week for Florida Lottery players who purchased their scratch-off and Fantasy 5 tickets in South Florida. One of the tickets is worth $2 ...
Florida House Committee Advances Bill to Prohibit Online Lottery Sales Casino.Org News
Florida does not sell lottery tickets over the internet — and if a bill passed Wednesday by the House Gaming Control Subcommittee becomes law, it never will.
Florida Lottery sells scratch-off tickets, even though all top prizes have been claimed WPTV.com
It's a story we first told you about four years ago…. Florida Lottery scratch-off tickets for sale after all the top prizes have been taken. I-Team Investigator Adam ...
Florida Lottery Introduces New $30 Scratch-Off Ticket CBS Miami
Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) — The Florida Lottery is launching a new $30 scratch off ticket to join its Gold Rush ...
A bill on the Florida Lottery in the Legislature could cut education funding drastically if it clears the Legislature. | Florida Daily
A bill on the Florida Lottery in the Legislature could cut education funding drastically if it clears the Legislature.
In rare photo, crocodile suns itself with alligator at Florida golf course Golfweek
An adult American crocodile was recently photographed sunning itself alongside alligators at the Sanibel Island Golf Club.
Florida State opens as favorite against Murray State 247Sports
After defeating the Vermont Catamounts in the Round of 64, the No. 4 seed Florida State Seminoles will move on to face future NBA lottery pick Ja Morant and ...
Winning Florida Lottery ticket worth $184K about to go unclaimed WFLA
Check your tickets! A winning lottery ticket is about to go unclaimed in Tampa.
Jacksonville woman turns $20 into $1 million playing Florida Lottery ActionNewsJax.com
On Monday the Florida Lottery announced a Jacksonville $1 million prize winner in the $20 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery ...
This is why everyone is Googling 'Florida man' and their birthday USA TODAY
What 'Florida man' headline comes up for your birthday? People are Googling it to find out in the Florida Man Challenge.
Is the Florida Lottery addictive? St. Augustine Record
Is the Florida Lottery addictive? That's a question the Associated Press asked in a recent story. It answered its own question this way: “Only if you consider poker, ...
How do other states use lottery money? AL.com
Alabama voters last voted on a lottery in 1999, with lottery opponents casting 54 percent of the votes. By Trisha Powell Crain | email@example.com. Alabamians will ...
Powerball lottery drawing for March 13, 2019: No winning tickets sold; jackpot now $495 million ABC Action News
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Powerball lottery jackpot continues to climb higher. After no one matched all six numbers in Wednesday's $448 million drawing, the ...
Ormond woman wins $2 million in Florida Lottery scratch-off Daytona Beach News-Journal
An Ormond Beach woman is $2 million richer today than she was before stopping at a local gas station to pick up a $10 Gold Rush Classic scratcher.Well ...
Tallahassee man wins $1 million in Florida Lottery scratch-off game WTXL ABC 27
The Florida Lottery announced that a Tallahassee man has claimed a $1 million top prize in a new $5 Gold Rush Classic Scratch-Off game.
Vermont man wins $1.6M jackpot in new Florida Lottery game WPTV.com
A Vermont man will begin collecting yearly $64000 checks after winning the jackpot in the Florida Lottery's new Jackpot Triple Play game.
Lottery bill could slash education payouts by up to $235 million Florida Politics
A bill aimed at prohibiting online lottery ticket sales could have an unintended side effect. According to the Revenue Estimating Conference, a provision in ...
PowerBall drawing Wednesday night offers $381 million jackpot Fox 4
Florida Lottery's Powerball jackpot continues to climb.
Florida Lottery Saturday's Powerball drawing offers $304 million jackpot WFTX Web Team 2:30 PM, Feb Fox 4
Saturday night's Powerball drawing offers a huge payoff for those picking the correct numbers.
Editorial: The lottery’s real addicts Tampa Bay Times
Florida lawmakers have never kept the promise to use lottery proceeds to enhance public education.
Bonita Springs woman wins $2 million lottery jackpot Fox 4
A Southwest Florida woman purchased a lucky scratch-off Florida Lottery ticket in Bonita Springs recently, earning her a $2 million jackpot.
Legalized Sports Betting Unlikely In Texas, California, Florida CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
(CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Legalized sports betting has become a prominent subject of state legislation throughout the U.S. — except for the country's three largest ...
PowerBall drawing Wednesday night offers $322 million jackpot Fox 4
**UPDATE (2/28)** -- Nobody played the winning numbers in Wednesday night's PowerBall drawing, so its jackpot now rolls over up to an estimated $348 ...
Lottery scammers steal $18000 worth of jewelry from elderly Florida woman KIRO Seattle
An 80-year-old South Florida woman was robbed of more than $18000 in jewelry by four people who promised to share lottery winnings with her, WLPG ...
Okaloosa County man wins $1 million in Florida Lottery scratch-off game WJHG-TV
Someone in our area struck gold with the Florida Lottery.
Florida to ban online lottery sales European Gaming Industry News
Florida legislators are likely to pass a bill to ban online sales of lottery ticket and game. Representative William Cloud Robinson has introduced House Bill 629 ...
No. 4 seed Florida State to face No. 12 seed Murray State, Ja Morant in NCAA tournament Tallahassee.com
Florida State's next opponent is set for the round of 32 in the NCAA tournament.
Florida widow, 93, with dementia among victims of lottery scam targeting elderly Orlando Sentinel
A 26-year-old woman was among several who scammed elderly people for years by telling the victims they won cash and vehicles from the lottery and needed ...
Florida Lottery introduces new Spring games (FCL March 12th) FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX
The Florida Lottery has a lot of exciting new games on sale this Spring. Rust Reid is the Jacksonville District Manager for the Florida Lottery and he stopped by ...
South Florida 100: Runcie's future, Florida legislature convenes, Kraft arrest shines light on human trafficking Sun Sentinel
Looking ahead: Throughout the month of March, our Broward County Libraries will be hosting dozens of free programs and events for all ages to celebrate ...
Detroit Red Wings drop ugly game, 6-1, to Panthers, a fellow draft lottery team Detroit Free Press
Facing a fellow NHL draft lottery-bound opponent Sunday afternoon at BB&T Center, the Detroit Red Wings were routed by the Florida Panthers, 6-1.
The gentrification debate: How can a neighborhood grow while staying true to its roots? Sun Sentinel
Bass Bros. Supermarket sits on a corner in Fort Lauderdale's black community described as the “Main Street and First” of the area by a lawyer-lobbyist ...
$245 million up for grabs in Mega Millions drawing Fox 4
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Two big lottery drawings are happening this week. Tuesday night's drawing for Mega Millions jackpot is at $245,000,000 and Wednesday ...
Florida man arrested, accused of shoving woman to get to egg rolls WTVC
A Florida man has been arrested after he allegedly shoved a woman when she wouldn't let him in the house to eat egg rolls. According to the offense report from ...
Woman claims top prize playing a scratch-off game in Lehigh Acres Fox 4
A Lehigh Acres woman claims top prize after winning off a scratch off game.
Crocodile, alligators battle (for sunning space) on Florida golf course The News-Press
Florida golfers know alligators all too well, but they don't often encounter rare American crocodiles. That's changing on a local barrier island, where an adult croc ...
Sunburn — The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics — 2.26.19 Florida Politics
Breaking overnight — Univision anchor Jorge Ramos and his news crew were detained after interviewing embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and ...
Florida Proposes a Full Online Lottery Ban Gaming Post
A Senator in the US state of Florida has submitted a bill proposing a full ban on online lotto sales. The state has an ongoing problem with lottery scams.
How come we can bet on horses in Florida but not the Super Bowl? | You asked, we answer Sun Sentinel
As part of our Sound Off South Florida project, we're taking reader-submitted questions and doing our best to provide an answer. We've already tackled all sorts ...
Florida Lottery Lee County man wins $15.5 million Florida Lottery jackpot WFTX Digital Team 4:44 Fox 4
ESTERO, Fla. — TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announced that a man in Estero, Florida claimed the $15.5 million FLORIDA LOTTO® jackpot from the ...
Florida Targets Offshore iLottery Sites Under New Bill US Bets
If a new online lottery prohibition bill passes in Florida, retailers could get in serious trouble for contracting with offshore couriers.
Where does all that Florida Lottery money go? | You asked, we answer Sun Sentinel
Readers asked us where all that Florida Lottery money goes. Well, it is going to education, as promised — just maybe not to the programs you thought it might.
Florida Lottery To Launch New Draw Game CBS Miami
Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – The Florida Lottery is launching a new game. It is called Jackpot Triple Play with ...
Disney Bets $20 Million to Ensure Florida Isn’t the Next Vegas Bloomberg
A Florida ballot initiative this November would give voters the power to block any expansion of casino gambling, a move some argue would effectively crush ...
Early Christmas: $193,000 winning lottery ticket purchased in South Florida Sun Sentinel
Only one ticket matched all five numbers drawn in Sunday night's Fantasy 5 drawing by the Florida Lottery and it was sold in South Florida.
Florida to consider banning online lottery retailers CalvinAyre.com
Florida State Senator Will Robinson wants to put an end to online lottery retailers, who he sees as scam artists preying on Floridians.
Florida Lottery Two Florida Lottery jackpots exceed $200 million this week 2:34 PM, Feb 19 Fox 4
Florida Lottery players will have two opportunities to take home over $200 million this week.
$180,000: Another big South Florida Fantasy 5 win Sun Sentinel
Just a single ticket matched all the numbers drawn by the Florida Lottery during Monday night's Fantasy 5 game and it was sold in South Florida and is worth ...
Mega Millions: South Florida ticket among 4 in state worth at least $1 million; jackpot winner sold in South Carolina Sun Sentinel
There is at least one winning ticket for Tuesday night's massive Mega Millions drawing - sold in South Carolina, and four tickets sold in Florida are worth at least ...
Christmas Fantasy: A $200,000 gift from the Florida Lottery Sun Sentinel
A Fantasy 5 ticket bought in Belle Glade is giving someone a $216000 Christmas gift.
Will Robinson wants lottery sales over the counter, not the internet Florida Politics
State Rep. Will Robinson wants to make sure every ticket for the Florida Lottery gets purchased over a retail counter, not through a shady website. The move ...
Florida Lottery issues a warning about a Mega Millions scam Bradenton Herald
The Florida Lottery issued a warning about a Mega Millions e-mail scam that's popped up again. The Miami Herald included some practical tips on playing ...
Jacksonville Man Wins $15 Million Florida Lottery Prize WJCT NEWS
A Jacksonville man has won $15 million in a Florida Lottery scratch off game.
Man from Clewiston wins $5 million in Florida Lottery WPEC
A man from Clewiston is the state's newest multi-millionaire. Anthony Roach, 32, turned $20 into $5 million when he won a top prize in the GOLD RUSH ...
Where does lotto money go? Here's the breakdown Fox 4
In a matter of hours, the record $1.6 billion jackpot could be yours to keep! But where does my money go after I buy a ticket?
Despite huge financial advantage, Amendment 3 supporters face challenge in securing needed 60-percent approval Watchdog.org
Amendment 3 proponents have raised nearly $40 million to promote a ballot measure that seeks to give voters “the exclusive right to decide whether to authorize ...
Lottery ticket thieves strike stores in Cocoa, other parts of Florida Florida Today
Florida Lottery officials are also looking for the pair.
Boynton Beach man claims $1 million prize in Florida Lottery scratch-off game WPTV.com
The man chose to take his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $710000.
Orlando man wins $1 million in Florida Lottery scratch-off game Orlando Sentinel
Pete Webb opted to take a one-time lump-sum payment of $770000. He bought the lucky ticket at the 7-Eleven store at 83 E. Colonial Drive in Orlando.
Florida Lottery Scratch-off ticket pays $1 million to Sebring man 10:41 AM, Feb 08 Fox 4
53-year-old Mark Brooks has chosen to accept his prize as a one-time payment of $705000.
Florida Lottery drawing relocated due to approaching hurricane Fox 4
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Florida Lottery announced Tuesday that until further notice, all lottery drawings will be relocated to Orlando due to Hurricane ...
Lake Worth man wins $5 million playing Florida Lottery scratch-off game WPTV.com
A 54-year-old Lake Worth man is starting the new year with a bigger bank account after winning the top prize playing a $20 scratch-off game.
Century man wins over $8.4 million from Florida Lottery WKRG News 5
The Florida Lottery announces that Jonathan Wiggins, 47, of Century, claimed a top prize in the 10000 A WEEK FOR LIFE Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery ...
Nearly $700 million on the line in Florida Lottery games this weekend Fox 4
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The jackpots for two national lottery games this weekend continue to grow!
Palm Beach Gardens woman wins $2 million playing Florida Lottery scratch off WPTV.com
A Palm Beach Gardens woman is having an extra joyous holiday season after cashing in big by playing the Florida Lottery.
In the Magazine: Seminole Power Boca Raton
The Seminoles have won the Second Seminole War. In 1842, after that seven-year conflict, most members of the tribe who had lived in what then was the Florida ...
Seminole County man wins $1 million from Florida Lottery scratch-off Orlando Sentinel
He opted to receive his winnings all at once, in a lump-sum payment of $715000.
$5 million and $800K lottery winnings claimed by South Floridians Sun Sentinel
Already this month, two South Floridians have scored big wins from the Florida Lottery. A Lake Worth man claimed the $5 million top prize in a scratch-off game ...
9 Investigates how much the Florida lottery really gives back to students WFTV Orlando
The Florida Lottery is a well-run and efficient state agency that delivers on its core mission of offering games and raising money for education. But, what happens ...
Polk County man wins $1 million in Florida Lottery with scratch-off ticket bought in Orlando Orlando Sentinel
A Polk County man won $1 million in the Florida Lottery's Gold Rush Classic game thanks to a scratch-off ticket he bought from an Orlando gas station, officials ...
APolitical Powerball jackpot up to $750M, Florida Lottery says Billed as the Florida Politics
Billed as the “fourth largest in U.S. lottery history,” the jackpot for Saturday's Powerball drawing has reached an estimated $750 million, the Florida Lottery ...
Vote yes on Amendment 3: Voters should control casino gambling Orlando Sentinel
Voters know best when it comes to deciding whether the casino gambling industry should expand, Florida Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Mark ...
Florida Lottery Gold Rush Classic “Word of the Day” Watch and Win Promotion FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX
Watch GMJ at 6 am M-F for the Gold Rush Classic “Word of the Day” and your chance to win $300 worth of Florida Lottery Scratch-Off tickets!
Tampa man putting $14.5 million lottery win toward education for others FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
TAMPA, Fla. (FOX 13) - A Tampa man is a millionaire after he struck the Florida Lottery's $14.5 million dollar jackpot, and he plans to use his windfall to help less ...
Palmetto woman becomes instant multimillionaire with winning scratch-off Miami Herald
A Palmetto, FL woman claimed a $5 million Florida lottery prize after playing the $20 Monopoly Florida edition scratch-off game.
How the Florida Lottery supports education WTSP.com
The Florida Lottery's sole mission is to maximize revenues for the enhancement of public education in Florida.
Ron DeSantis Keeps Jim Poppell as Secretary of Florida Lottery Sunshine State News
Incoming Gov. Ron DeSantis announced on Tuesday that he is keeping Florida Lottery Sec. Jim Poppell at his post. “Jim Poppell is a committed public servant ...
Lottery ticket worth more than $190K bought in South Florida Sun Sentinel
A single ticket, purchased in South Florida, matched all five numbers drawn in Thursday night's Fantasy 5 game of the Florida Lottery and it's worth more than ...
Scratch-off games hit big for Florida and other state lotteries The Capitolist
by John Lucas | Dec 28, 2018. Scratch-off games hit big for Florida and other state lotteries. LLW Masthead 1000 x 100. Online, mega-jackpot games like ...
Winning lottery ticket sold in Palm Bay Publix Florida Today
There were two winners Friday in the Florida Lottery's Fantasy 5 game, including one in Palm Bay. The winning ticket was purchased at Publix Super Market at ...
Someone in South Florida has just won nearly $200K in the lottery; someone else is about to forfeit more than $100K Sun Sentinel
Just one ticket matched all five numbers selected in Wednesday night's Fantasy 5 drawing and it was sold in South Florida. The jackpot-win comes on the heels ...
Winning South Florida lottery ticket boosts someone's holiday spending by $150,000 Sun Sentinel
Someone who bought a lottery ticket in South Florida got a lot more than turkey on Thanksgiving. Just a single ticket matched all the numbers drawn in Thursday ...
Florida man putting $14.5 million lottery win toward education for others FOX 31 Denver
TAMPA, Fla. -- A Florida man recently became a millionaire after he won $14.5 million from the Florida Lottery, and now he plans to use his newfound fortune to ...
Florida Lottery moves draw time for PICK games WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
You will soon have more time to pick and play your favorite Florida Lottery games.
Lantana woman wins $500K playing $5 scratch-off game WPTV.com
A Lantana woman on Wednesday claimed the top prize in a $5 scratch off game -- $500000!
How do $10 tickets for ‘Hamilton’ sound? If you’re lucky, they can be yours Miami Herald
Hamilton” tickets at $10 apiece are up for grabs in the #Ham4Ham lottery offer for Broward Center for the Performing Arts shows in Fort Lauderdale. Info on how ...
Tallahassee woman wins $500,000 prize in Florida scratch-off game WTXL ABC 27
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - A Tallahassee woman is $500000 richer after winning the top prize in a Florida scratch-off game.
Fantasy 5 ticket worth $230,000 sold in Cocoa Florida Today
It was the largest Fantasy 5 jackpot statewide since August, according to Florida Lottery records.
Who’s on Ron DeSantis’ team that will govern Florida? Bradenton Herald
Here are the key appointments Gov.-elect Ron DeSantis has made leading up to his inauguration and some that remain to be decided.
$66,000 winning Florida lottery ticket remains unclaimed, deadline is November 6, 2018 ABC Action News
Have you checked your lottery tickets? You could be $66000 richer if you played Florida Lottery's Fantasy 5 on May 10, 2018.
South Floridian cashes in $1 million winning lottery ticket Sun Sentinel
A man from South Florida has claimed his prize in Tallahassee after playing a $30 Florida Lottery scratch-off game called Florida 100X The Cash.
Florida Lottery Woman wins $3 million in Florida Lotto drawing 2:02 PM, Jul 11, 2018 Fox 4
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- A South Florida woman is pocketing over $2 million after hitting all six numbers in a Florida Lotto drawing last month.