CHOCTAW RESIDENT WINS PLAYING HOT LOTTO
Oklahoma City (Dec. 1, 2008) – Patricia Rodriguez of Choctaw won $1,506 playing Hot Lotto. She purchased her winning ticket at Douglas City Mart at 1601 S. Douglas in Midwest City.
“I stop at Douglas City Mart because it’s convenient, it’s where I buy gas and they have friendly service,” she said.
Rodriquez said her first reaction was to scream and that’s when she thought she had only won $150. She said she plans to use her winnings during the holidays.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $232 million has been contributed to education since November 2005 with funds directed to the higher education capital bond issue and funds directed to the Oklahoma Education Lottery Trust Fund (OELTF). The Oklahoma Legislature appropriates the OELTF.
Proceeds are used statewide to supplement existing funds for a variety of important education 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.