Press Release

Oklahoma’s First Top Prize Winner from Harley-Davidson® Scratcher

OKLAHOMA CITY (APRIL 22, 2008) – Michael Gleeson, a Tulsa resident, won $25,000 on April 19 playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s Harley-Davidson® Scratcher. Gleeson is the first top prize winner playing Harley-Davidson® and he plans to put the money toward bills.
Gleeson has played the Lottery on a weekly basis since it launched in Oklahoma. He purchased his winning ticket at Murphy USA #6533, 7932 S. Lewis, in Tulsa.  
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.     
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