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Wednesday, March 24, 2010
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Samuel Bowers is a $250,000 Mega winner!

Nashville's Samuel Bowers, 55, is still in shock about his $250,000 win from the March 23 Mega Millions drawing. "I can't belive it! I've finally won," he said. Bowers, a construction worker, plans to pay bills with his big win. Best wishes to Samuel!
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