OWASSO RESIDENT WINS $10K PLAYING POWERBALL
Oklahoma City (Dec. 2, 2008) – Ronney Stafford of Owasso won $10,000 playing Powerball on November 15. He likes playing the Lottery because it helps support Oklahoma’s education.
Stafford purchased his winning ticket at Pump N Pete located in Oologah at the intersection of Highway 169 and Highway 88. He chose his winning numbers through Easy Pick and he plans on using his new cash 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 $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.