Josh Mayes, 29, of New Market, who won $1 million in Virginia Lottery’s New Year’s Millionaire Raffle, plans to pay off some debt and make investments with the winnings. “I’m not going to buy any crazy stuff,” he said Friday. (Photos by Nikki Fox / DN-R)
Virginia Lottery spokesman John Hagerty (right) presents Josh Mayes, 29, of New Market, with a giant $1 million check Friday at the 7-Eleven near the Mauzy exit off Interstate 81. Mayes bought the winning ticket at the store on Christmas Day.