Ada Resident Wins $30K Playing New Crown Jewel 7s Scratcher
Oklahoma City (Dec. 16, 2008) – Eloise Mize of Ada won $30,000 playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s new Crown Jewel 7s Scratcher. She purchased her winning ticket at Butler’s Mini Mart at 3001 E. Arlington in Ada.
“I checked my ticket multiple times and even had a co-worker check my ticket, too,” she said.
Mize plays the Lottery often and plans to use her winnings toward paying bills.
About The Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $236 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.