Independence County resident claims Million Dollar Raffle winnings

JONESBORO (KAIT) - Gene Simpson of Sulphur Rock today claimed a $1 Million prize at the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Jonesboro Claim Center.

Mr. Simpson won the prize with an Arkansas Million Dollar Raffle ticket purchased at Hawg's Exxon, 1135 North St Louis, in Batesville.

He said his wife and son were the first people he told about his good fortune.