Paxton resident wins million-dollar prize in lottery

Paxton resident wins million-dollar prize in lottery

PAXTON — A Paxton resident has won a $1 million lottery prize. 
 
The person purchased a Quick Pick ticket that matched the first five numbers in the Nov. 23 drawing, a news release on the Illinois Lottery website said. 
 
The winner, whose name is being withheld until the claim form is returned, bought a Powerball subscription via www.myillinoislottery.com in late October.
 
Powerball drawings take place Wednesday and Saturday nights at 9:59 p.m. 
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