TUTTLE MAN WINS $5,000 IN
HARLEY-DAVIDSON® SECOND CHANCE DRAWING
Oklahoma City (Oct. 29, 2008) – Cliff Widener of Tuttle was chosen as a lucky winner of $5,000 through a second chance drawing during the Oklahoma Lottery’s Harley-Davidson® Scratcher promotion.
Widener purchased his winning entry ticket at the Tri-City Quik Stop in Newcastle, which he owns and operates.
“I was a truck driver for more than 30 years and recently retired,” he says. “I purchased the store to keep me busy.”
Widener plans to place his winnings in a bank CD and says he’ll continue to play the Lottery.
“I have a lot of family in the education field so I’m glad the money supports Oklahoma’s education.”
Additional Winners from the Harley Davidson Promotion
Jimmy Thedford of Duncan won a Harley-Davidson® Fat Boy® motorcycle in the final drawing of the Oklahoma Lottery’s Harley-Davidson Scratcher promotion.
Cash prize winners from the final promotion drawing include: Leslie Ellenburg of Edmond, $25,000 winner, and $5,000 winners Teresa Colwell of Oklahoma City, Deborah Holt of Edmond, Michael Prince of Quinton and Cliff Widener of Tuttle.
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.