Happy holidays ahead for Batesville lottery winner - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Happy holidays ahead for Batesville lottery winner

Jonathan Hardy (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery) Jonathan Hardy (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery)
BATESVILLE, AR (KAIT) -

A Batesville man’s friends and family can expect a few nice presents under the tree this Christmas.

Jonathan Hardy won $50,000 playing the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.

Hardy bought the winning ticket at T-Mart in his hometown.

He is the 42nd person to win playing the $20 “200X The Money” game, according to the lottery.

When asked what he plans to do with the prize, Hardy said he was on his way “to do a little holiday shopping.”

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