FORMER MCALESTER RESIDENT WINS BIG
Lynn Jones, who recently moved to Oklahoma City from McAlester, Oklahoma, won $30,000 playing Powerball in the June 30th drawing.
Jones plays the lottery once a week and purchased his winning ticket at the Circle K at 700 S. Meridian in Oklahoma City. He used Easy Pick to select his numbers.
Powerball drawings are held Wednesdays and Saturdays. Tickets may be purchased until 8:59 p.m. the evening of the drawing. The Powerball jackpot is currently $36 million.
Net proceeds of all lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $125.4 million has been contributed to education since November 2005.
For more information, please visit www.lottery.ok.gov.