Chase the Ace

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Chase the Ace at Grandona Legion
Every Friday Evening

Ticket sales: 7pm until 8:30pm

In Support of:
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 124 - Iona
Grand Narrows Waterfront Development Society
Central Cape Breton Community Ventures Inc.

Scroll down for a list of weekly winners

Lottery No. AGD-105250-16

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Chase the Ace Winners - Round 6

Winning Ticket Holder - Week 28:
Mary Lucina MacNeil from Rear Chrismas Island (yep, again)

On April 28th, 2017, Mary Lucina picked the Jack of hearts (for Mike Gillis) and won $207
Mary Lucina is pictured here (on left) with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil.


The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, May 5th with a growing jackpot of $7419.50 and 24 cards in the deck
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: the Legion Legends


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 27:
Mary Lucina MacNeil from Rear Christmas Island

On April 21st 2017, Mary Lucina picked the jack of clubs and won $254.
Mary Lucina is pictured here (on left) with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil.


The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, April 28th with a growing jackpot of $7109 and 25 cards in the deck
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Richard Schaller


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 26:
Jim Mercer

On April 7th, 2017, Jim picked the nine of hearts and won $227... which he donated back!
Jim is pictured here with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil.


There will be no Chase the Ace Next week, the Legion will be closed on Friday (Good Friday). That means, the next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, April 21st.
The growing jackpot will be $6728++
with 26 cards left.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Rodney MacDonald
(Family Square Dance)


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 25:
Anthony Bonaparte (for brother Danny)

On March 31st, 2017, Anthony picked the nine of spades and won $159.
Anthony is pictured here with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil.


The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, April 7th.
The growing jackpot will be $6387.50++
with 27 cards left.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Buddy MacDonald


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 24:
Patsy Whitty from Ingonish

On March 24th, 2017, Patsy picked the two of spades and won $200.
Patsy is pictured here with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil.


Patsy is participating in the Ladies Zone 1 Dart Tounament at the Legion this weekend. She said she will spend her winnings at the Legion. Thank you Patsy and have a fun weekend!

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, 31st.
The growing jackpot will be $6149++
with 28 cards left.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Joe Gillis


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 23:
Brenda Campbell from Grand Narrows

On March 17th, 2017, Brenda picked the 3 of spades and shared her win with her sister, Rosalie MacDonald
Brenda and Rosalie are pictured here with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, March 24th. The jackpot will be a whopping $5849++
with 29 cards left.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Corner Crew


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 22:
Rhonda Babineau from Sydney

On March 10th, 2017, Rhonda picked the six of diamonds and walked away with $153
Rhonda is pictured here with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, March 17th. The jackpot will be a very cool $5474++ with 30 cards left.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Cyril MacPhee


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 21:
Wendy MacNeil

On March 3rd, 2017, Wendy picked the ten of clubs and won $243 (for Marguerite MacNeil)
Wendy is pictured here (on left) with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, March 10th. The jackpot will be $5244.50++ with 31 cards left.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Darren Stevens


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 20:
Eulalia Campbell
from Grand Narrows

Feb. 24th, 2017, Eulalia picked the six of clubs and left with $183
Eulalia is pictured here (on left) with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, March 3rd. The jackpot will be $4880++ with 32 cards left.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.

Music by: Legion Legends


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 19:
Sandy (Mick) MacNeil
from Rear Christmas Island

Feb. 17th, 2017, Mick picked the three of diamonds and took home $233!
Mick is pictured here (on left) with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Feb. 24th The jackpot will be $4605.50.00++ with 33 cards left.
PLEASE NOTE:
To accomodate the men's Zone 1 dart tournament, Tickets (for next week only) will be on sale from
6-7:30pm.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 18:
Neil James (Shorty) MacNeil

Feb. 10th, 2017, Neil James picked the six of spades and won $120
Neil James is pictured here (on left) with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Feb. 17th The jackpot will be $4256.00++ with 34 cards in the deck. Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.
Music will be by the Kyle, Dawn, Helen & Scott.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 17:
Jean Campbell from Ingonish

Feb. 3rd, 2017, Jean picked the 4 of spades and left the building with $156
Jean is pictured here (on right) with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Feb. 10th The jackpot will be $4076++ with 35 cards in the deck. Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.
Music will be by the Darren Stevens.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 16:
Jean (Duncan) MacNeil

Jan. 27th, 2017, Jean picked the nine of clubs and took home $207.
Jean is pictured here with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Feb. 3rd. The jackpot will be $3842++ with 36 cards in the deck. Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.
Music will be by the Legion Legends.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 15:
Cathy Morrison from Ottawa Brook

Jan. 20th, 2017, Cathy picked the two of hearts and took home $166.
Cathy is pictured here (on right) with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Jan. 27th. The jackpot will be $3531.50++ with 37 cards in the deck. Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.
Music will be by Merle and the Boys


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 14:
Wendy MacNeil

Jan. 13th, 2017, Wendy picked the eight of spades and won $158!
Wendy is pictured here with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Jan. 20th. The jackpot will be $3282.50++ with 38 cards in the deck. Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm.
Music will be by Alton MacKinnon (singer/guitar player)


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 13:
Janet Gillis from Jamesville

On Jan. 6th, 2017, Janet picked the seven of diamonds
and won $159!
Janet is pictured here (on right) with
draw supervisor, Juanita MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Jan. 13th. The jackpot will be $3045.50++ with 39 cards in the deck. Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 12:
Richard Herring from Baddeck

On Dec. 26th, Richard picked the four of diamonds
and won $222... which he kindly donated back to the cause.
THANK YOU RICHARD!
Richard is pictured here with
draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil

The next Chase the Ace draw will be Friday, Jan. 6th. The jackpot will be $2801++ with 40 cards in the deck. Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 11:
Brenda Campbell

On Dec. 18th, Brenda picked the eight of clubs
and took home $77. Brenda is pictured here with
Gillis MacNeil

Note: There will be no Chase the Ace next Sunday (Christmas Day), BUT Chase the Ace will be held on Boxing Day instead so we'll see you Monday, Dec. 26th.
CTA tickets will be on sale from 4:30-6pm.
The jackpot will be $2468++
with 41 cards in the deck.

Please note:
Starting in January, Chase the Ace at Grandona Legion will be moved to Friday evenings for the winter months.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm with the draw shortly afterwards.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 10:
Hugh C. MacNeil from Iona

On Dec. 11th, Hughie picked the ten of diamonds and took home $123.
Hughie is pictured here with supervisor of the day Gillis MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Dec. 18th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $2352.50 and 42 cards in the deck
.

Come early for the door prize draws!

Please note:
Starting in January, Chase the Ace at Grandona Legion will be moved to Friday evenings for the winter months.
Tickets will be on sale from 7-8:30pm with the draw shortly afterwards.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 9:
Sandy (Mick) MacNeil

On Dec. 4th, Mick MacNeil from Rear Christmas Island picked the seven of hearts and took home with $122.
Mick is pictured here with supervisor of the day Juanita MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Dec. 11th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $2168 and 43 cards in the deck
.

Come early to enjoy the guitar session.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 8:
Kevin MacFadyen

On Nov. 20th, Kevin MacFadyen from River Denys picked the three of clubs and took home with $128.
Kevin is pictured here with Gillis MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Nov. 27th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $1985 and 44 cards in the deck
.

Come early to enjoy the guitar session.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 7:
Louise MacKenzie

On Nov. 14th, Louise MacKenzie picked the five of diamonds and walked away with $130
Lousie is pictured here with draw supervisor, Gillis MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Nov. 20th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $1793 and 45 cards in the deck
.

Come early for the door prize draws.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 6

On Nov. 6th, Jimmy (Hector) MacNeil from Washabuck (yep) held the winning Chase the Ace ticket.
Jimmy picked the five of spades and walked away with $111.
Jimmy is pictured here with Gillis MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Nov. 13th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $1598 and 46 cards in the deck
.

Come early to enjoy the guitar session!


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 5

On Oct. 30th, Clare MacDonald from Washabuck held the winning Chase the Ace ticket. Clare picked the four of diamonds and went home with $199
Clare is pictured here with draw supervisor
of the day Gillis MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Nov. 6th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $1431.50 and 47 cards in the deck
.
Come early for the door prize draws.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 4

On Oct. 23rd, Brenda Campbell held the winning ticket for Hoss MacKenzie of Gillis Point. Brenda picked the 8 of diamonds and won $123 for Hoss.
Brenda is pictured here with draw supervisor
of the day Gillis MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Oct 30th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $1133 and 48 cards in the deck
.
Come early for the door prize draws.

ALSO... The Guitar session will be on during CTA, so come early to enjoy that.
Play a little guitar? Well bring it along and sit in.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 3

On Oct. 16th (with 50 cards in the deck), Mary MacRitchie picked the Queen of Spades and took home $104.
Mary is pictured here (on right) with draw supervisor
of the day Juanita MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Oct 23rd
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $948.50
.
Come early for the door prize draws.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 2

On Oct. 9th (with 51 cards in the deck), Sandy (Mick) MacNeil from Rear Christmas Island picked the King of Spades and took home $115.
Mick is pictured here (on left) with draw supervisor
of the day Gillis MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Oct 16th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $792.50
.
Come early for the door prize draws.


Winning Ticket Holder - Week 1

On Oct. 2nd (with 52 cards in the deck), Cathy MacMillan from Jamesville
picked the King of Diamonds and went home with $80
Cathy is pictured here (on right) with draw supervisor
of the day Juanita MacNeil

Chase the Ace continues next week, Oct 9th
from 2:30 - 4pm at Grandona Legion in Iona with a growing jackpot of $620
.
The Legion Legends Guitar group will be set up in the corner next week so come early to enjoy that.
ALSO:
We'll have special door prize draws to mark the 1yr anniverary of Chase the Ace at Iona Legion.


 



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