EDMOND RESIDENT WINS $25,000 PLAYING OKLAHOMA CASH 5
Oklahoma City (Oct. 30, 2009) – Karl Stapp of Edmond is counting his cash and heading to Vegas as the lucky winner of $25,000 playing Oklahoma Cash 5.
Stapp purchased his winning ticket at the Valero at 13636 N. Bryant Ave. in Edmond.
“I usually buy at a different store,” he said. “But I had forgotten to get tickets so I went to Valero because it was close.”
He received his winning numbers through Easy Pick and plans on enjoying his vacation in Las Vegas. With a daughter who is a school teacher Stapp plays the Lottery knowing that a portion of its proceeds benefit Oklahoma education.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $297 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.