TULSA WOMAN RECEIVES WINNING BIRTHDAY GIFT
Wins Top Prize with Cool 7s Scratcher
Oklahoma City (Jan. 26, 2009) – Kelsi Mills of Tulsa was given a Cool 7s Scratcher on her birthday and was wonderfully surprised to win its top prize of $1,777.
“I cried when I realized I had won,” she said.
The winning ticket was purchased at Station 2, 137 State Highway 59 in Watts. She says she will use her unexpected winnings toward paying bills and enjoying a shopping trip.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $244 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.