Friday, June 7, 2013
ATLANTA – A winning ticket worth more than a half-million dollars was sold in Augusta. Get It To Go, located at 3379 Milledgeville Road in Augusta, sold a winning Georgia Lottery ticket worth $550,000 from the $550,000 Grand Money instant game.
The winner, Carolyn Crawford of Hephzibah, claimed her prize Thursday at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Augusta.
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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