by Max Brantley
Lottery winner news release:
Mr. Tommy J. Rylee of Berryville (Carroll County) Tuesday claimed a $500,000 prize at the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Springdale Claim Center. He won the prize on a $500,000 Jackpot instant ticket purchased at Trimble Food Mart, 603 West Trimble, in Berryville. He and his daughter traveled to Springdale to pick up his winnings. He said he planned to purchase a new car and see a financial advisor.
Tax man will eventually get about $200,000.