Thu., November 29, 2012 5:53pm
Georgia Lottery officials say 35 players won prizes of $10,000 or more in the Powerball drawing. Officials say David Jackson bought a ticket at the Georgia Food Mart in Riverdale and won $1 million in Wednesday's drawing.
Wed., November 28, 2012 4:19pm
The Georgia Lottery started offering online ticket sales for some games on Sunday, a cultural shift in a state where leaders have long opposed expanding gambling. Experts say it’s hard for states to turn away the potential new revenue and resistance to gambling is getting weaker.
Wed., November 28, 2012 8:36am
Authorities say a $49 million winning lottery ticket has been sold in south Georgia. With many lottery players focused on a record $500 Powerball jackpot that has yet to be won, the winning Georgia ticket matched all six numbers from a Tuesday night drawing in another game, Mega Millions.
Mon., September 20, 2010 1:13pm
A Georgia Lottery spokeswoman says a Powerball ticket worth $116 million is still unclaimed. Lottery spokeswoman Kimberly Starks said Monday the winning ticket was sold at Heby's Shell on Floyd Road in Mableton.