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Region 8 woman gets a piece of the Mega Millions

Photo courtesy of Julie Baldridge, Arkansas Lottery Commission Photo courtesy of Julie Baldridge, Arkansas Lottery Commission

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Marsha Williams of Walnut Ridge may not have won the huge Mega Million jackpot on Tuesday night, but she did get a piece of it as well as many others.

Thursday Williams and her fiancé Ricky Walker redeemed a $10,000 dollar prize at the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Jonesboro Claim Center.  

According to a press release, Williams picked up the winning ticket at Riverside Petroleum on Highway 67 South in Pocahontas.  The press release says Williams plans on putting her winnings in the bank.

Along with Williams, there were several winners in Arkansas during Tuesday's drawing. 

According to the press release, two people won $250,000, besides Williams another person won $10,000 and 86 individuals received $600 in winnings. 

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