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POCOLA RESIDENT WINS $10K PLAYING POWERBALLPOCOLA RESIDENT WINS $10K PLAYING POWERBALL
  
OKLAHOMA CITY (March 14, 2008) – James Marshall, a resident of Pocola, Oklahoma, won $10,000 on March 8 playing Powerball.
 
The winning ticket was purchased at Tote-A-Poke, a convenience store at 601 South Pocola Boulevard in Pocola.
 
Marshall, who has played the Lottery since launch, said his win proves that there is a chance for anyone to win.
 
The winning numbers for the March 8th drawing were 17-29-31-34-49 with a Powerball number of 16. The Power Play multiplier drawn was 2.
 
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education.  More than $175 million has been contributed to education since November 2005.
 
Proceeds are used statewide to supplement existing funds for a variety of important 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.


The Oklahoma Lottery makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of information provided on this website. In the event of any conflict between the winning numbers posted on this website and winning numbers as contained in the Oklahoma Lottery gaming system, the winning numbers as drawn and as contained in the gaming system will be treated as official. All winning tickets must be validated through the Oklahoma Lottery gaming system.