Press Release

NOBLE WOMAN WINS $10K PLAYING POWERBALL

OKLAHOMA CITY (Sept. 9, 2008) – Hazel Blevens of Noble won $10,000 playing Powerball. She purchased her ticket at Circle K, 800 W. Main, in Norman.
 
Blevens chooses her numbers through Easy Pick and usually plays the Lottery two to three times a week. She plans to spend her winnings on a new refrigerator and new chair for her husband.
 
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $215 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.