$100,000 win will take Rimbey man travelling

Winning ticket was purchased in Red Deer

A Rimbey man will pay his bills and do some travelling after winning $100,000 in a lottery.

Leonard Nixon won the money with his April 5 Western 649 ticket on the Extra draw.

“I thought I was going to pass out in the store,” he said. “I was so shocked!”

“I’ve always wanted to travel. Now I will!”

Nixon bought his winning ticket at the Mac’s store at 6888 50 Ave. in Red Deer.


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