Introducing Broome County’s newest lottery winners

By WBNG News

August 19, 2014 Updated Aug 19, 2014 at 6:24 PM EDT

Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) On Tuesday, the New York Lottery presented two Broome County residents with checks.

The big winners are Jane Downey of Binghamton and Dana Wells of Port Crane.

The presentation was held at the Runway Food Mart on Riverside Drive in Johnson City, where Downey bought her winning ticket.
She scored $1,000 dollars a day for life as the first Broome County winner of the Lottery's new “Cash4Life” game.

Wells won the "Win $1,000 a Week for Life" game. His girlfriend broke the news after scratching his ticket for him. He told the Lottery's Gretchen Dizer about his reaction.

"She said uh, you won, and I said, yeah okay, good one," said Wells.

Both Downey and Wells said they will decide what to do with their money once the shock wears off.