Ringing Up A Big Sale

Local Store Sells $1 Million Ticket

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Posted: November 30, 2012

Aecha Lim, owner of Mr. B’s Welcome Center north of Harrisonburg, found out Thursday that her store had sold a $1 million Powerball ticket. “I was so happy,” Lim said. “It’s a lucky place.” It was one of four $1 million tickets in Wednesday’s drawing sold in Virginia. (Photos by Nikki Fox / DN-R)
Mr. B’s Welcome Center, near Interstate 81 Exit 251 on North Valley Pike, sold a Powerball ticket that was worth $1 million after Wednesday’s drawing. The store has been owned for 13 years by Aecha Lim of Harrisonburg.

HARRISONBURG — As Aecha Lim worked Thursday morning at Mr. B’s Welcome Center — an Exxon gas station she’s owned for the last 13 years — an employee with the Virginia Lottery walked through the…



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