10-18-13 Inwood rec center aided by Powerball winner opensLatest Headlines Friday, October 18th, 2013 Would you like to receive e-mail alerts when we have breaking news? Click here!
INWOOD, W.Va. (AP) – A new $2.1 million recreation center has opened in Inwood with help from Powerball jackpot winner W. Randy Smith.
The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation and the W. Randy Smith Family Fund provided most of the funding for the project. The foundation is a charitable fund established by Smith.
The W. Randy Smith Recreation Center is located on the Musselman High School campus. The Berkeley County School Board donated land for the facility.
Media outlets report that a dedication ceremony will be held Nov. 20.
Smith won a $79 million Powerball jackpot in 2010. He chose the $44 million cash option and pocketed $30 million after taxes.