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Lottery winner plans for a 'bit of fun'

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
CHERRY VALLEY, AR (KAIT) -

In addition to paying bills, a local lottery winner says he also plans to have a “bit of fun” with his money.

James Maples of Cherry Valley won $50,000 from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.

Maples bought his winning $20 “200 X The Money” game ticket at the Circle N Exxon in Wynne.

When he picked up his prize, Maples told lottery officials “he plans to put the prize toward paying bills and a bit of fun.”

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