Optimist Scholarship Lotto Winners Receive Checks

The Optimist Scholarship Lotto winners received their checks at a recent meeting. Jeffery G Bauer won $75,000 and Katherine A Cioccio won $15,000. Proceeds from the lotto will be awarded to college ready seniors from Stephan Decatur High School. The Optimists Have awarded $1,500,000 in scholarships over 24 years from lotto proceeds. Above, from left, are Lotto Chair Rich Dalton, Bauer, Cioccio and Optimist Club President Lew Frey. Submitted Photos