A Surprise Turn of Luck in Bloomfield
Valerie Musgrove, a 23-year-old woman from Bloomfield, southern Iowa, had a stroke of luck when she emerged as the fortunate recipient of a $20,000 prize from the Iowa Lottery’s “$20,000 Crossword” scratch game.
From $2,000 to $20,000
Valerie was initially thrilled to believe that she had won $2,000. However, when she double-checked her ticket using the Iowa Lottery mobile app, she was astounded to find out that she had actually completed ten words, making her eligible for the $20,000 top prize. She couldn’t contain her pure surprise and joy at that moment.
Lady Luck Smiles at BP
Valerie was the lucky winner of a winning ticket she purchased at BP on 206 N. Washington St. in Bloomfield. This convenience store proved to be the place where her fortune changed for the better.
Prudent Plans for the Winnings
Despite receiving a surprising windfall, Valerie, a dedicated daycare worker, has expressed her intention to handle her newfound wealth with caution. Rather than indulging in immediate spending, she has decided to save the winnings, prioritizing financial security and peace of mind for the future.
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