Olivette man hits it big in the Illinois Lottery
GRANITE CITY, IL. (KTVI) – Frank Brown of Olivette, Missouri has a good reason Wednesday, to celebrate; he’s just hit the Illinois Lottery for $450,000 playing the Lucky Day Lotto. Mr. Brown bought the winning ticket on August 26th matching the Lucky Day Lotto midday drawing.
Brown has been playing the same numbers for the lottery for 30 years. The winning ticket was purchased at Curly’s Corner Market in Granite City.
When asked what he planned on doing with the money, Brown stated he planned on hosting a big party for his four children, eight grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, his neighbors, buy a car, invest, go see his 91-year-old uncle in Alaska and donate to his local food bank.