Monday, October 7, 2013
ATLANTA – A winning Powerball ticket worth $1 million sold in Woodstock was claimed Oct. 4. PJ’s Food Mart, located at 6741 Bells Ferry Road, sold the winning Quik Pik ticket that matched the first five winning numbers from the Oct. 2 Powerball drawing.
The winner, Lora Sansing of Woodstock, claimed her prize at Georgia Lottery headquarters in Atlanta.
Winning numbers from the Oct. 2 Powerball drawing were: 4-6-25-42-51 and the Powerball was 17.
Wednesday’s Powerball drawing is at an estimated $108 million to a single annuity winner.
Powerball tickets are $2 per play. Players can add the Power Play feature for an additional $1 per play to increase non-jackpot prize winnings.
As with all other Georgia Lottery games, proceeds from Powerball will benefit education in the state of Georgia.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $14.6 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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