Wednesday, May 1, 2013
ATLANTA – A winning ticket worth $377,000 was sold in Gwinnett County. Patiala Food Mart, located at 1515 Pleasant Hill Road in Duluth, sold a winning ticket with a $377,000 top prize from the new Georgia Lottery instant game Silver 7’s.
The winner, Shirley Sutton of Bonaire, claimed her prize recently at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Duluth.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $14.3 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific educational programs, including Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship Program and Georgia’s Pre-K Program. More than 1.4 million students have received HOPE, and more than 1.2 million 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.
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