Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol surprises Mukilteo couple
Laura Smith collects $10,000 check after entering national sweepstakes
Last updated 8/11/2021 at 12:08pm
The balloons were a dead giveaway.
Tom Smith saw them through the window as he approached the front door.
Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol member Danielle Lam was standing outside with a check and bouquets of balloons and roses for his wife, Laura.
As he has done so often before when the doorbell rang, Tom yelled out to his wife that Publishers Clearing House was at the door.
Only this time, it was no joke.
Laura, a retired educator, stepped out of the front door and received the surprise of her life – a $10,000 check – from Publishers Clearing House (PCH), a company that markets...