Monkey Island Resident Wins $10,000 Playing Powerball
Oklahoma City (Feb. 4, 2010) – Victor Febler, a resident of Monkey Island, Okla., won $10,000 playing Powerball.
Febler bought his winning ticket at Littlefield Country Corner, 559991 E. Highway 85A, in Monkey Island. He received his winning numbers through Quick Pick.
Febler said he usually buys his lottery tickets at Littlefield Country Corner and plans on using his winnings to purchase a car.
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Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $313 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.
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