Oklahoma City (Jan. 26, 2009) – Kiawatha Perez of Jay won the top prizes of $1,400 in cash playing the Oklahoma Lottery’s new Cash and Kisses Scratcher—a special ticket in honor of Valentine’s Day.

Perez purchased her winning ticket at Speedys 4 at 907 N. Main, in Jay.

About the Oklahoma Lottery

Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education.

More than $244 million has been contributed to education since November 2005 with funds directed to the higher education capital bond issue and funds directed to the Oklahoma Education Lottery Trust Fund (OELTF). The Oklahoma Legislature appropriates the OELTF.

 Proceeds are used statewide to supplement existing funds for a variety of important education purposes, including: teacher compensation and benefits, early childhood development programs, college scholarships, classroom technology and construction of educational facilities.    

For more information about the Oklahoma Lottery, please visit www.lottery.ok.gov.