Riverwalk Casino opens sports betting area

Published 12:39 pm Thursday, August 23, 2018

Riverwalk Casino opened its sports betting area Thursday morning with a ribbon cutting and Mayor George Flaggs Jr. placing the ceremonial first bet.

The casino is the first Vicksburg casino to open a sports betting area, and the first casino in the country to launch BetAmerica Sportsbook.

“We’re excited to launch BetAmerica Sportsbook at Riverwalk featuring Vicksburg’s widest array of betting options,” said Ginny Tzotzolas, president and manager of Riverwalk. We know our guests are going to love our convenient, easy-to-use betting kiosks with unique features that will provide a one of a kind experience.”

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John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post staff since 2011 and covers city government. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.

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