“Now is the perfect time to reflect on the beneficiaries and how the lottery is providing an opportunity to further education in the state and for these students as we are celebrating the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery’s five year anniversary,” said Woosley. “Football season is when we join our friends and family to root for our favorite teams and we couldn’t think of a better way to also cheer on our Academic Challenge Scholarship recipients and the positive change they are bringing to Arkansas.”
Now that the state Gaming Commission has  awarded the Boston-area casino license to Wynn Resorts for its proposal in Everett, Suffolk Downs race track  will probably soon be history.
Managing director, Zuriñe Sáez de Viteri, says: “In a highly connected, multi-channel world, it seems surprising that many players still cannot buy lottery tickets on demand and on the move. The growth of eCommerce shows that the market for buying goods and services online and via mobile devices continues to expand, but the lottery world hasn’t typically responded to this demand.”
“Connie Laverty O’Connor brings an unrivaled passion and energy to all she undertakes.  With her signature style, she has incalculably benefited our industry in so many ways.  Still, her most long-lasting influence will likely be the way she has inspired and mentored a legion of followers to serve and grow lotteries everywhere.” Rebecca Hargrove CEO
Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation
"This is like our big harvest, the season kickoff," Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Director Bishop Woosley said. "It's always a big day when we are able to turn $40 million into real opportunities for Arkansas students.  We at ASL are proud to be helping Arkansas students compete in that economy, he said."
“GTECH has always been focused on the cultural and social issues that affect our industry,” said GTECH S.p.A. CEO Marco Sala.  “In fact, GTECH was one of the first companies in the industry to advocate for responsible gaming, and to design and implement specific actions.”





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