SHADYHILLS MAN COLLECTS FANTASY 5® TOP PRIZE
Erik Anthes poses with his wife and $250,634.69 check after winning the top prize
for the August 30 FANTASY 5® drawing.
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Lottery announces that Erik Anthes, 50, of Shadyhills, claimed the $250,634.69 FANTASY 5® top prize from the August 30, 2014, drawing at Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
His winning Quick Pick ticket was purchased at Super Star Discount Beverage, located at 10243 County Line Road in Spring Hill. Total ticket sales for the August 30 FANTASY 5 drawing generated more than $323,000 for Florida’s students and schools.
The next FANTASY 5 drawing will be held tonight at 11:15 p.m. ET. Florida Lottery drawings are broadcast on 17 carrier stations throughout the state, and are available for viewing on the Florida Lottery website. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery website, at retailers statewide and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.
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