LANSING, November 15, 2006 – Vickie Sterkenburg of Holland matched four white ball numbers and the gold Mega ball number in the Nov. 13 Mega Millions drawing to win a $10,002 prize.
The certified nurse learned of her good fortune by looking at the Lottery’s Web site. She plans to pay bills with her prize money.
The lucky easy pick ticket was purchased at Speedway #3560, 800 Washington Ave., in Holland.
Mega Millions is a multi-state lottery game in Michigan, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia and Washington. Wagers cost $1 each and tickets may be purchased at nearly 11,000 Michigan Lottery retailers statewide.
All proceeds from the Lottery are contributed to the state School Aid Fund which supports kindergarten through 12th grade public education in Michigan. In fiscal year 2006, the contribution was $686.3 million.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com.
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