LANSING, March 16, 2009 – An anonymous Lottery club from Southgate was the lucky winner of the March 5 Fantasy 5 jackpot worth $110,000. The lucky club also matched two of five numbers on a separate draw and won $1, bringing the club’s total winnings to $110,001!
The winning own-pick ticket was purchased at Northline Drug, Inc., 13894 Northline Rd, in Southgate.
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.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com.
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