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Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Lottery scholarship net dropping

Posted By on Tue, Dec 6, 2011 at 2:04 PM

Interim Arkansas Lottery Director Julie Baldridge told legislators today that proceeds for lottery scholarships seem likely to be $5 million less in the current fiscal year, ending June 30, than last year. Since more than 31,000 students receive the scholarship, the dip could reduce payouts as much as roughly $150 per student.

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