LOTTERY SEEKS $250K WINNER
Oklahoma City (Jan. 3, 2011) – The Oklahoma Lottery is seeking the owner of a winning Mega Millions ticket worth $250,000. The winning ticket from Friday’s drawing was sold at the Pop Shoppi, 310 S. Osage, in Dewey.
The numbers drawn for Mega Millions were 10, 12, 13, 35, 56 and the Mega Ball number was 9. The Megaplier multiplier was 4. The winning ticket matched five of five white balls for a $250,000 prize.
Winners have 180 days from the day of the drawing to claim their prize at the Oklahoma Lottery Headquarters located at 3817 N. Santa Fe in Oklahoma City.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $369 million has been contributed to education since November 2005 with funds directed to common education, career and technical education and to the higher education capital bond issue through 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.