Gross purchased her winning A Christmas Story ticket at Sun Mart, 1815 East Court Street in Beatrice. Scratching the ticket, she revealed matching numbers with a corresponding prize of $25,000.
There are three $25,000 top prizes available in A Christmas Story. Gross is the first person to claim a top prize to date.
Based on the classic holiday movie, the $3 A Christmas Story game gives players the chance to win $680,400 in cash prizes from $3 to $25,000. The odds of winning the $25,000 top prize in A Christmas Story are 1 in 120,000, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 3.32.