LANSING, November 24, 2008 – An anonymous Lottery player claimed the second half of the November 16 Fantasy 5 jackpot. The lucky winner and another player shared the jackpot, with each receiving $50,000.
The lucky winning easy-pick ticket was purchased at Long Lake Grocery, 4997 Main St. , in Long Lake.
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 2008, the contribution to schools was over $740 million. Since its inception in 1972, the Lottery has contributed more than $15 billion to education in Michigan.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com/.
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