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Local Grandmother Wins $15,000 in Dream Big Giveaway Sweepstakes

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Cynthia Petri, a grandmother of five and the first prize winner in the Dream Big Giveaway sponsored by Carl Buddig & Co., was awarded a check for $15,000 on Tuesday.

The check presentation, held at 10 a.m. in the Longboat Room in the Emerald Beach Hotel on Shoreline Boulevard, followed a continental breakfast. Representatives from Carl Buddig and Co. presented the $15,000 check to Petri and her husband, Pete.

Petri won in a random drawing against 17,000 entries in the Dream Big Giveaway sweepstakes. A total of $75,000 in prize winnings were given out as part of the sweepstakes. Petri won first place.