LANSING, May 1, 2009 – Jill LaFave was sitting in her car on the phone when she learned she matched all five numbers in the April 9 Fantasy 5 and won $100,000!
The Burton woman is a long-time player and plans to pay off debt and buy land with the prize money.
The winning easy-pick ticket was purchased at Grange Hall Mart, 15030 Dixie Hwy., in Holly.
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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