West Virginia Lottery

The West Virginia Lottery is run by government of West Virginia. It is a member of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL). It offers games such as Powerball, Hot Lotto, and numerous scratch tickets. It also runs video lottery, including the MUSL-sponsored Cashola.

Jack Whittaker, probably the most famous United States lottery winner, bought his then-record Powerball ticket in West Virginia in December 2002.

The minimum age to play the West Virginia Lottery is 18.

[http://www.wvlottery.com West Virginia Lottery official site]

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