Fantasy 5 prize claimed

LANSING, January 15, 2009 – An anonymous Lottery club matched all five Fantasy 5 numbers on November 23 to win $230,891. They also matched two of five numbers on the same ticket to bring their total winnings to $230,892.

The winning easy-pick ticket was purchased at the B & B Express, 102 Brooklyn Rd., in Napoleon.

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 $740.7 million. Since its inception in 1972, the Lottery has contributed more than $15 billion to education in Michigan.

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