MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 17, 2012

Giveaway winner receives check for $500


— Janet Johnson, left, holds her 3-year-old daughter, Rylie, before receiving a $500 check Monday from Greater Area Muskogee Chamber of Commerce Vice President Alisha Tanksley. Johnson, a Muskogee resident, had the chamber’s winning Magic Holiday Giveaway ticket, which she got from Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse. She said she plans to use the money to finish Christmas shopping for her kids. The drawing for the $10,000 grand prize will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Arrowhead Mall, 501 Main St.



Staff photo by

Cathy Spaulding