White Co. man cashes in on 'Golden Ticket' - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

White Co. man cashes in on 'Golden Ticket'

Right to left: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Director Bishop Woosley, millionaire Lonnie Fay May (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery) Right to left: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Director Bishop Woosley, millionaire Lonnie Fay May (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery)
MCRAE, AR (KAIT) -

It's all about the family for a Region 8 man who won in the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.

Lonnie Fay May of McRae is one million dollars richer after buying a "$1,000,000 Golden Ticket" instant game ticket.

May bought the winning ticket for $20 at the MIRAJ Flash Market on Arkansas Highway 367 S. in McRae. The store is eligible for a $10,000 retailer bonus for selling the ticket.

May told his wife and son about the big win first.

He tells ASL he plans to "invest his lucky lottery prize in his family."

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