CEMENT RESIDENT WINS PLAYING LUCKY 7s SCRATCHER
Oklahoma City (Dec. 3, 2008) – Jason Cogburn of Cement can claim 7 as his lucky number. He recently won $777 playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s Lucky 7s Scratcher.
Cogburn purchased his winning ticket at the Southern Hills Convenient Store at 2100 S. 29th in Chickasha. Upon learning he won, he immediately called his wife in disbelief. He plans on using his new cash toward holiday expenses.
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.