WAGONER RESIDENT WINS $100K PLAYING POWERBALL
OKLAHOMA CITY (APRIL 22, 2008) – Vesta Hartley of Wagoner, Okla., turned $10,000 into $100,000 on April 16 playing Powerball with Power Play. The Power Play multiplier was 10 for this particular drawing, which awarded Hartley an extra $90,000 for an extra $1.
Hartley purchased her winning ticket at Ginny’s Log Cabin Grocery, 31101 E. 690 Road, in Wagoner where she’s also employed. Hartley plans to put her winnings toward travel, bills and financial investments.
Hartley has played the Lottery since its launch and she tries to play at least once a week.
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $175 million has been contributed to education since November 2005.
Proceeds are used statewide to supplement existing funds for a variety of important purposes, including: teacher compensation and benefits, early childhood development programs, college scholarships, classroom technology and construction of educational facilities.
For more information about the Oklahoma Lottery, please visit www.lottery.ok.gov.