LANSING, April 8, 2008 – He’s going to Disney World! A lucky Harrison Twp. man is taking his family to Florida after winning $139,903 playing Fantasy 5!
Joseph McCallister said he and his wife planned to take their granddaughter to Florida, but since their win, they will take the whole family!
The winner also said he will invest some money from his April 4 win in his new business and save for the future.
The winning own pick ticket was purchased at Speedway #2332, 36475 Jefferson Ave., in Harrison Twp.
Fantasy 5 drawings are conducted seven days a week. Jackpots start at $100,000 and grow by approximately $5,000 daily.
Over 95 cents of every dollar spent on Lottery tickets is returned to the state in the form of contributions to the state School Aid Fund, prizes to players and commissions to retailers. In fiscal year 2007, the contribution to schools was $748.9 million. Since its inception in 1972, the Lottery has contributed more than $14.3 billion to education in Michigan.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com/.
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