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Two Region 8 men win top prize in lottery game

Harold Reed won $50,000 playing an instant game. (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery) Harold Reed won $50,000 playing an instant game. (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery)
Jeffery Miles's winning lottery ticket. (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery) Jeffery Miles's winning lottery ticket. (Source: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery)
PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

Four more people recently won the top prize on the Neon 200X lottery game and two of them are from Region 8.

Harold Reed of Paragould and Jeffrey Miles of Marmaduke won $50,000 in the $20 instant game from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.

Reed said he is a frequent lottery player and the first person he told about the win was his wife. Reed plans to use the prize for a down payment on a house.

He won at Divine Gas located at 500 Highway 49 North in Paragould.

Miles first told his brother and said he is going to buy a car with his prize. He also said he is going to donate some of his winnings to his church.

He won at the Quick Stop located at 11402 Highway 49 North in Marmaduke.

The stores will receive a 1% commission on the sale.

Joseph Dale of Russellville and Stacy Schmoll of Hattieville also won top prizes. 

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