Bullard resident takes home $1 million jackpot

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A $1 million prize in the Texas Lottery® scratch ticket game, Texas Lottery® Gold has been claimed by a resident of Bullard. The claimant elected to remain anonymous.

For selling the winning ticket, Brookshire Food Store #70 at 213 Doctor M. Roper Parkway N. in Bullard, is eligible for a $10,000 retailer bonus.

This was the third of five top prizes worth $1 million available in the game to be claimed. Texas Lottery® Gold offers more than $75.2 million in total prizes. Overall odds of winning any prize in the game are one in 3.09, including break-even prizes.

Beginning with the first ticket sold in 1992, the Texas Lottery has generated $27 billion in revenue for the state and distributed $50 billion in prizes to lottery players. Since 1997, the Texas Lottery has contributed $21 billion to the Foundation School Fund, which supports public education in Texas.

As authorized by the Texas Legislature, certain Texas Lottery revenues benefit state programs including the Fund for Veterans’ Assistance. Since the first veterans’ themed scratch ticket game was launched in 2009, the Texas Lottery has contributed more than $88 million for programs supporting Texas veterans.

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