MCLOUD RESIDENT WINS PLAYING ROLL ‘EM SCRATCHER
Oklahoma City (March 20, 2009) – Nattie Morales of McLoud won $2,000 playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s Roll ‘Em Scratcher. She purchased her winning ticket at the Town & Country Grocery and Market, 620 N. Broadway, in Davenport.
“I was so excited!” she said. “I didn’t believe it. I had just bought the one $2 ticket.”
For now, Morales has no definite plans on how she’ll spend her new cash but she plays the Lottery knowing that the proceeds help support Oklahoma education.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $254 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.