Rico’s in Bogalusa is Now a Louisiana Lottery Retailer

Published 11:46 am Monday, February 19, 2024

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BOGALUSA, La. — Discount Store #2 Rico’s, located at 1321 S. Columbia Street, has officially joined the list of Louisiana Lottery retailers, expanding Bogalusa residents’ access to a range of lottery games and scratch-off tickets. The store, which brands itself as the cheapest and kindest in town, began selling lottery tickets this week, inviting patrons to try their luck at winning big while contributing to state-funded initiatives.

As part of the Louisiana Lottery’s network, Rico’s will offer all major lottery games, including Powerball, Mega Millions, and Lotto, as well as a variety of scratch-off tickets with different themes and prize levels. The addition of lottery sales is expected to attract more visitors to the store, boosting the local business.

About Timothy Holdiness

Timothy Holdiness is a native of Louisiana and has been published in several state, national and international publications. He has earned two undergraduate degrees in Biology, most recently from Northwestern State University in 2022. Notably, Holdiness was the 2014 Microsoft Office Specialist United States Champion in PowerPoint 2010.

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