EL RENO RESIDENT WINS BIG PLAYING BLACKJACK SHOWDOWN SCRATCHER
Wins Top Prize of $40,000
Oklahoma City (July 28, 2009) – Christine Glasscock of El Reno is excited to go back-to-school shopping with her kids—especially having just won $40,000 playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s Blackjack Showdown Scratcher.
Glasscock purchased her winning ticket at Ruddie’s Quick Stop at 1524 W. Elm. Along with school shopping, she plans to use her winnings toward paying bills.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $279 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.