Tuesday, November 19, 2013
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Second-Chance Winner gets Second Winning Ticket!
Henry Bittle is no stranger to
winning Kansas Lottery prizes. In 2011, the Wichita resident
won a $40,000 grand prize in the Lottery's Riverfest Riches
second-chance drawing. Last week, the 61-year-old was at
Lottery headquarters in Topeka to claim another big win. This
time, Bittle won a $10,000 cash prize in the November 10 Holiday
Millionaire Raffle Early Bird drawing!
"This year, I bought my first
raffle ticket October 25," said Bittle. "I knew from last
year, I had to buy one early and it's a good thing I
As with last year's Holiday
Millionaire Raffle, the Kansas Lottery offered players 10 chances
to win $10,000 in five Early Bird drawings. The Early Bird
drawings were held each Sunday from October 13 through November 10,
"I've had good luck playing the
Holiday Millionaire Raffle," said Bittle. "I've won $500
"He's lucky," said Bittle's
daughter April, who accompanied her dad to Topeka. "It seems
like he's always winning."
The father/daughter duo, who
purchased their Holiday Millionaire Raffle tickets together, is
also hoping to win a cash prize in the December 31 grand prize
drawing, in which one player will win $1 million. As for his
most recent $10,000 win, Bittle will share his winnings with his
daughter who is expecting a baby girl soon.
The winning ticket was purchased
at QuikTrip 366, located at 1620 S. Webb Rd. in Wichita.