Virginia Woman is on a Roll, Buys Ticket, Wins $150,000


Susie Linkous of Elliston,  Virginia stopped at a store to get yeast to bake some rolls. She also bought a Virginia Lottery Black Scratcher ticket.

When she scratched it, she won the $150,000 top prize.

Is this right? Did I really win? she asked her husband, showing him the ticket. The couple also took the ticket to a nearby Virginia Lottery retailer, who confirmed the good news.

Linkous bought the ticket in Elliston.

She is the third top-prize winner in the Virginia Lottery Black game.

Linkous said she hopes to use her winnings to get some work done on her house.

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