HENRYETTA MAN WINS TOP PRIZE PLAYING ‘HIT 100’ SCRATCHER
100 PROVES TO BE LUCKY NUMBER
OKLAHOMA CITY (Oct. 21, 2008) – Eric Faddis of Henryetta won the top prize of $10,000 cash playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s Hit 100 Scratcher. He has played the Lottery since he turned 18 and the first Lottery ticket he ever purchased was worth a $100 win.
Faddis purchased his $10K winning ticket from 1st Street Shell at 101 W. Main in Henryetta.
“I was very excited to win and plan to use the money toward college,” he said.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $227 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.