Ottumwa man wins lottery


An Ottumwa man has a lot more gingle in his pocket after winning bid in the Iowa Lottery.

Jerry Penniston won 15-thousand dollars in the Iowa Lottery’s Mega Million drawing on October 14th. Penniston matched four white balls and the Mega Ball in the game to win five thousand dollars. However because he added the Megaplier to his purchase he received a total of 15-thousand dollars.

Penniston purchased his winning ticket at Murphy USA store located on Venture Drive.