Friday, June 21, 2013
ATLANTA – A Georgia Lottery instant ticket worth $377,777 was sold in Atlanta. MLK Shell, located at 3255 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, sold a top prize ticket from the instant game Silver 7’s.
The winner, Ella Owens of Atlanta, claimed her prize recently at Georgia Lottery headquarters in Atlanta.
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 1.6 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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