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  • State sells $2 million Powerball ticket 16 Sep 2020 03:09 Arkansas Times The Arkansas Lottery says a Pine Bluff merchant sold a $2 million Powerball ticket in the Sept. 5 drawing, but the prize has not yet been claimed. The ticket was sold at Ma Food Mart, 3100 S. Hazel Street in Pine Bluff. It contained the five winning …
  • Lottery revenue for July up by $8.5M over last year 12 Aug 2020 11:33 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette In the fourth full month of the covid-19 pandemic in Arkansas, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's revenue in July increased by $8.5 million over the same month a year ago to $49.7 million and exceeded the lottery's projected budget by $14.2 million …
  • The Arkansas lottery is going to do what? Expand digital gambling? 07 Aug 2020 21:11 Arkansas Times Michael Wickline, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Capitol ace,  throughly elaborated on the naming of Eric Hagler as the new director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery. When Bishop Woosley was eased out the door, it was to get Governor Hutchinson’s man in …
  • Attorney appointed to direct the lottery 07 Aug 2020 11:21 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Financial services lawyer J. Eric Hagler of Little Rock is the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's new director, though he has no experience working for a lottery. State Department of Finance and Administration Secretary Larry Walther -- who announced Gov. …
  • New Arkansas Lottery director: J. Eric Hagler 07 Aug 2020 04:53 Arkansas Times J. Eric Hagler J. Eric Hagler J. Eric Hagler, a lawyer and former prosecutor, magistrate and special associate justice of the state Supreme Court, has been named by Governor Hutchinson as director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery. The native Arkansan …
  • J. Eric Hagler Appointed Arkansas Lottery Director 06 Aug 2020 16:39 Arkansas Business We were unable to send the article. Gov. Asa Hutchinson has appointed J. Eric Hagler the new director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery, replacing Bishop Woosley, who officially stepped down on Monday. The Department of Finance and Administration, whose …
  • Arkansas Lottery Chief Bishop Woosley to Resign 15 Jul 2020 16:59 Arkansas Business We were unable to send the article. Bishop Woosley, director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery, has submitted his resignation, effective Aug. 3. The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration said he is resigning to pursue other opportunities. …
  • After 8 years, Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's chief to step down 15 Jul 2020 12:54 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Bishop Woosley -- who has been the director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery since February 2012 -- has submitted his resignation, effective Aug. 3, to pursue other opportunities, state Department of Finance and Administration Secretary Larry Walther …
  • Arkansas Lottery Chief To Resign Aug. 3 14 Jul 2020 23:46 Arkansas Business We were unable to send the article. Bishop Woosley, director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery, has submitted his resignation, effective Aug. 3. The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration said he is resigning to pursue other opportunities. …
  • Arkansas lottery's record year is $532M in revenue 11 Jul 2020 13:47 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Fueled by rising revenue from scratch-off tickets, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's total revenue in the recently ended fiscal year set a record of $532 million, an increase of $15.8 million over the previous fiscal year. But the amount raised for …
  • Arkansas sticking with its lottery consultant 20 Jun 2020 13:31 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette The Legislative Council on Friday signed off on a second-year contract extension for consultant Camelot Global Services, a day after the state lottery director told lawmakers that the lottery is looking at implementing the game of keno, opposed by some …
  • Arkansas' lottery revenue soars, helps fund scholarships 12 May 2020 23:41 The Washington Times LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The drop in gas prices and closure of Arkansas’ three casinos amid the coronavirus pandemic has fueled the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery fund, as the lottery set a record for total revenue in the month of April. At the end of each …
  • Impact of virus weighed as lottery revenue dips 14 Apr 2020 08:01 Arkansas Democrat Gazette The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery has weathered the coronavirus crisis for the most part so far, despite the pandemic having a devastating impact on the nation's lottery industry, lottery Director Bishop Woosley said. Lotteries have experienced varying …
  • Coronavirus cuts Powerball payouts 27 Mar 2020 02:33 Arkansas Times Raging disease and economic collapse have hit the Arkansas Lottery. A news release yesterday: Today Bishop Woosley, director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery, announced the Powerball® Product Group is making changes to ensure the game continues to …
  • Lottery decline and the prospect of more gambling 12 Mar 2020 02:58 Arkansas Times The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette’s monthly report on Arkansas lottery revenue shows a continuing decline for the year and includes the lottery’s stock excuse — no big jackpots on Megamillions and Powerball to lure crazed ticket buyers. But there’s more at …

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