BEAVERLODGE – Leslie Vant Erve purchased a $24 Super Pack at 5 p.m. on Jan. 7. A few hours later, she was a millionaire.
The Beaverlodge resident won $1 million dollars on the Western Max ticket that was part of her Super Pack.
Vant Erve purchased her winning Western Max quick pick ticket at Beaverlodge IGA in Beaverlodge.
She discovered the win when she checked her tickets at a retailer.
“I was calm and a little shocked,” said Vant Erve.
She plans to use her windfall to pay off her mortgage, go on a holiday and save for her kids’ education.
“I’ll be able to put the kids through college worry-free,” she said.
She matched all seven numbers on one of the 14 million-dollar draws on Jan. 7. Her winning numbers were 14, 18, 19, 20, 26, 34, and 46.
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