Thomas Panopoulos has thousands of reasons to celebrate. The Brockville man won $100,000 by matching the last six of seven ENCORE numbers in the LOTTO 6/49 draw on October 2.

Panopoulos is going to put the money towards renovations. The 51-year-old married father of one says he’s very happy.

The winning ticket was purchased at the Petro Canada on Stewart Boulevard.