Paso Robles Army Vet Wins Mega Millions Jackpot | Community Spirit
PASO ROBLES - Charles Hairston has come forward as the lucky man to buy a MEGA Millions ticket at the One Stop Market in Paso Robles, winning $78 million dollars.
Hairston is a Paso Robles resident.
The CA Lottery says Hairston is a retired welder by trade but served several years in the United States Army during the Korean War.
He's played the Lottery since it began in 1985, and while he enjoys playing different games, including Scratchers and Fantasy 5, MEGA Millions has to be his favorite game at this point.