ATLANTA – David Stines, a Chatsworth resident, matched all five winning numbers in the July 12 Fantasy 5 drawing and won $564,898.
The winning numbers for the July 12 Fantasy 5 drawing were: 15-21-35-36-39.
Mr. Stines purchased his lucky Quik Pik ticket at Favorite Market #0220, located at 1210 Dawnville Rd. in Dalton.
According to Mr. Stines, he was shocked when he called the Georgia Lottery Corporation’s Player Information Hotline and learned that he was a lucky top prize winner.
“I completely flipped out,” he recalls.
Mr. Stines, 34, is married with three children. He plans to save his winnings for his family’s future. He may also purchase a new car for his wife.
Mr. Stines, a chemical plant worker, is proud to have attended Dalton State College on a HOPE scholarship.
Georgia Lottery retailers selling winning Fantasy 5 tickets receive a retailer incentive bonus of $2,000. The retailer incentive bonus increases by $2,000 each time Fantasy 5 rolls. If more than one winning top prize ticket is sold, the retailers selling the top prize winning tickets will share the bonus. Favorite Market will receive a retailer incentive bonus of $12,000.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corporation has returned over $7.6 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific educational programs. These include Georgia’s HOPE scholarship program; a statewide, voluntary pre-kindergarten program for four-year-olds; and a wide range of technological and capital upgrades for the state’s schools, technical institutes, colleges, universities and public libraries.
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