Press Release

MANGUM WOMAN WINS JACKPOT PLAYING CASH 5

OKLAHOMA CITY (Sept. 25, 2008) – Lea Powell of Mangum hit the jackpot of $35,211 playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s Cash 5 on June 7, 2008. After taxes, Powell will receive $25,000.
 
Powell, owner of the Loop Quick Stop in Mangum, purchased her winning ticket from her store.
 
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $220 million has been contributed to education since November 2005.
 
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.