African American Education-Raising the Benchmark
Home Invites Members Groups Events Directories Videos Marketplace News Photos Blogs Polls Forums Chat
Home > Blogs > Post Content

WOMAN WINS $3.3 MILLION LOTTERY JACKPOT, DAYS AFTER QUITTING HER JOB (1981 hits)

AURORA--Winning the lottery couldn't have come at a better time for this Colorado woman.

Yahnique S. of Aurora quit her job last month. But just days later, she won the $3.3 million Lotto jackpot.

The mother-of-three explained in a press release she resigned from her job as a nursing assistant after feeling burned out.

"My last day was January 17, but I didnít have anything lined up yet," she said.

Yahnique, who has been playing the Lotto for more than 30 years, said she purchased a ticket at a local supermarket two weeks ago.

When she and her husband checked online for the winning numbers, they were shocked to find the numbers matched up to their ticket: 10-14-25-30-31-32.

Read: Is This Maryland's Luckiest Man? Lottery Player Wins Big for the Third Time

"I was highly suspicious but then I thought, thereís no way she could mock up their whole website," her husband Bruce said. "She knows her way around the computer, but not that well."

Yahnique was presented with the cardboard check, indicating she had won $3,312,287 last Friday, and said she plans to pay bills and make home improvements with her first several payments.
Posted By: Siebra Muhammad
Saturday, June 24th 2017 at 7:12PM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
STEPHON CLARK IS A 22 YR. OLD MUSLIM, HIS BODY WAS IN SUCH BAD SHAPE THE MOSQUE COULDN'T DO THE RITUAL WASHING
VIRGINIA CHURCH HANGS MANNEQUIN FROM A TREE
SIXTH GRADER WRITES WILL "JUST IN CASE" THERE'S A SHOOTING AT HIS SCHOOL
PLEASE HELP FIND THIS MISSING MUSLIM SISTER!!!!
WHY TARAJI P. HENSON RE-TEAMED WITH TYLER PERRY IN "ACRIMONY"
UNDERGROUND RAILROAD SAFE HOUSE DISCOVERED IN PHILADELPHIA
POLICE BRUTALITY WATCH: POLICE OFFICER SHOOTS AND KILLS DECYNTHIA CLEMENTS IN ILLINOIS DURING HIGHWAY STOP
WEATHER CHANNEL BOUGHT FOR $300 MILLION BY COMEDIAN TURNED ENTREPRENEUR BYRON ALLEN
Forward This Blog Entry!
Blogs Home

(Advertise Here)
Latest News
knowledge
>> more | add
Most Popular Bloggers
brother marcus! has logged 22383 blog subscribers!
siebra muhammad has logged 14260 blog subscribers!
david johnson has logged 11325 blog subscribers!
>> more | add 
Latest Photos
>> more | add
Latest Member Activity
the blog king david johnson sr just commented on a blog entitled ' jen fad dont run now ,,,,,what's good for the 'geese is good for the gander', eh.'. 12:26AM
c brewster just became a new member. 08:14PM
edc creations just posted a blog entitled 'sneak peek: passing love by jacqueline e. luckett '. 05:58AM
clear sea just became a new member. 03:28AM
talibah bakhit just posted a blog entitled 'still the battle is not overóócarmelite earls awaits the illinois supreme court ruling'. 04:13PM
talibah bakhit just posted a blog entitled 'students of the north lawndale community news journalism class visit abc 7 news'. 04:11PM
talibah bakhit just edited her profile. 04:09PM
amenseph hetep just edited his profile. 05:06PM
danita johnson just edited her profile. 03:52PM
danita johnson just posted a blog entitled 'cornell west-restoring hope'. 03:48PM
danita johnson just became a new member. 02:05PM
kevin wayne johnson just edited his profile. 02:22PM
>> more | invite friends