May 4, 2012 – Bonnie Packo of Omaha won $35,000 playing the $3 Scratch game Super 7’s Bingo from the Nebraska Lottery.
Packo purchased her winning Super 7’s Bingo ticket at Kwik Shop, 6845 South 167th Street in Omaha. Scratching the ticket, she revealed matching numbers in an “X” formation on Card 5 for a corresponding prize of $35,000.
There are six $35,000 top prizes available in Super 7’s Bingo. Packo is the first person to claim a top prize to date.
While claiming her prize on April 18, Packo told Nebraska Lottery officials that she “couldn’t believe it” when she scratched off the ticket and realized she had won the top prize. “I gave it to my husband to check, and I said ‘I think it’s the big one,’” said Packo. She plans to purchase a new vehicle using her winnings.
Super 7’s Bingo is a $3 Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery that offers players the chance to win $4.3 million in cash prizes from $3 to $35,000. The odds of winning the $35,000 top prize in Super 7’s Bingo are 1 in 360,000, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 3.47.