Wednesday, November 20, 2013
ATLANTA – A winning Georgia Lottery ticket worth $50,000 was sold in Tifton. Dixie Food Store #0139, located at 2330 Old Ocilla Road in Tifton, sold a Jumbo Bucks Classic instant ticket carrying a top prize.
The winner, Stella Hopkins of Tifton, claimed her prize at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Tifton.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $14.8 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 1.3 million 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.
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