MOUNTAIN VIEW RESIDENT WINS $30K PLAYING HOT LOTTO
Oklahoma City (Nov. 19, 2008) – Marvin Tacker Jr. of Mountain View won $30,000 in cash playing Hot Lotto on Sept. 27. He purchased his winning ticket in his hometown at the EZ Out Drive Thru, 330 N. 3rd.
Tacker has played the Lottery since its launch and tries to buy a ticket for every draw. He received his winning numbers through Easy Pick.
“I had to double check my winning numbers on the Lottery website,” he said. “I’m very happy to have won.”
Tacker plans to use his 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 $232 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.