Walton County woman wins $2 million in 100X THE CASH scratch-off game
TALLAHASSEE — Florida Lottery officials have announced that a 47-year-old Ponce de Leon woman has won $2 million from a scratch-off ticket.
Jennifer Dixon claimed the top prize from the 100X THE CASH game using a secured drop box at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,780,000, according to a Florida Lottery press release.
Dixon purchased her winning ticket from Big Boss Stores, 2951 N. State 81 in Ponce de Leon. The retailer will receive a $4,000 bonus commission for selling the winning scratch-off ticket.
A $10 game, 100X THE CASH, launched in September 2020 and features more than $294 million in cash prizes, including 10 top prizes of $2 million. The game’s overall odds of winning are 1-in-3.50, the release said.
Florida Lottery offices are currently open to the public by appointment only for players with prizes valued at $600 or more. Players can request a claim appointment at headquarters and district offices through the lottery’s website, at www.flalottery.com/howToClaim.
Players also can use the secured drop box at each district office or mail tickets to Florida Lottery Headquarters or a district office.