Bristow Resident Wins $40K Playing Powerball
Oklahoma City (Dec. 1, 2008) – Robert Dunlap Jr. of Bristow won $40,000 playing Powerball with Power Play on November 22.
A regular Lottery player, Dunlap purchased his winning ticket from MJK Food Plaza, 15275 S. Memorial, in Bixby. He chose his numbers by random selection and has been playing the same numbers for five months.
Dunlap plans to use his winnings to purchase a truck and pay off bills.
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.