Panama City woman claims $500,000 prize from Florida Lottery
A local woman is claiming a prize from the Florida Lottery.
According to the Florida Lottery, Linda Shannon, 68, of Panama City, won $500,000 from a scratch off game. They say she bought her ticket at the Express Lane on the west end of Panama City Beach on Back Beach Road.
Florida Lottery representatives say scratch-offs generate more than $871 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund for the fiscal year 2017-2018.