Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's revenue of $44.7M is record for a December

Posted: January 13, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

State Lottery Director Bishop Woosley is shown addressing the Arkansas Lottery Commission Legislative Oversight Committee meeting at the State Capitol in Little Rock.

The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's revenue in December reached $44.7 million and exceeded the previous record for the month, set in 2009, the first year of ticket sales.

Lottery critic Jerry Cox, president of the Family Council, is shown in this 2014 file photo.

Lottery revenue in December

Lottery revenue in fiscal 2018

This story is only available from our archives.