| HOPE, pre-k see bigger share of Georgia Lottery sales over 5 years Atlanta Journal Constitution|
An analysis of Georgia Lottery sales figures by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution shows the percentage of net sales going to education programs is up.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Georgia FIVE Midday" game were:
$3.6 million lottery ticket sold in Georgia wgxa.tv
ATLANTA, Ga – A Georgia store on Thursday sold one jackpot ticket worth $3. 6 million in the Jumbo Bucks Lotto drawing. The ticket was purchased at JP Lee ...
Georgia Lottery Raises Billions for Education ValdostaToday.com
Governor Brian Kemp announced last week that a total of over $1.2 billion had been raised from the Georgia Lottery in the 2019 fiscal year and was transferred ...
Lottery raises $1.2 billion for education in FY '19 The Albany Herald
ATLANTA – Gov. Brian Kemp has announced that the Georgia Lottery transferred its Fiscal Year 2019 profits — a total of $1207369000 — to the state treasury's ...
Someone in metro Atlanta just won $1,000 a day FOR LIFE! WSB Atlanta
HENRY COUNTY, Ga. - Someone in Henry County will receive $1,000 a day for the rest of their life! The winning ticket in the Cash4Life game was sold at the ...
Winning $50K Georgia Lottery ticket sold in Cobb County Atlanta Journal Constitution
The Powerball ticket was sold July 6 at Kroger on Brownsville Road in Powder Springs, Georgia Lottery officials said.
Ex-School Board Member Killed | Georgia Lottery | News Nearby Acworth, GA Patch
Top Stories From The Past 24 Hours Around Georgia - Acworth, GA - Top GA news includes back to school, kitten saved, fatal crash, scholarships, roadwork.
$515,000 Georgia Lottery ticket sold in Cobb Atlanta Journal Constitution
The Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket was purchased Tuesday at Chevron on Whitlock Avenue in Marietta.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Night' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Night" game were:
GA Lottery WSB Atlanta
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Night' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Night" game were: 9-2-1. (nine, two, one). *Content* ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Evening' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Evening" game were: 5-0-3. (five, zero, three). *Content* ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Midday" game were: 0-6-1. (zero, six, one). *Content* ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Midday" game were:
$3.6 million lottery ticket sold at metro Atlanta gas station WSB Atlanta
Winning numbers from the lotto drawing were 9-10-21-25-38-45.
The Georgia Lottery just transferred over $1.2 billion to the state's education fund The Georgia Sun
The Georgia Lottery has transferred the largest amount of money this year to education than in any other year in the lottery's history according to Gov.
Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Day' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "All or Nothing Day" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
Bibb DA calls on Georgia to ban commercial gambling machines 13WMAZ.com
MACON, Ga. — Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney David Cooke called on the state of Georgia to ban commercial gambling machines at a press conference ...
8 Lives Left: 911 Call Saves Kitten In Storm Drain | Patch PM Johns Creek, GA Patch
Top Stories To Read Tonight From Georgia Patches - Johns Creek, GA - Ex-school board member killed, daughter hurt | Georgia Lottery | Back to school ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Jumbo Bucks Lotto' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Jumbo Bucks Lotto" game were:
Drivers rush to grab cash after armored car's door flies open on highway ABC News
A crowded highway in suburban Atlanta turned into a lottery payday for dozens of drivers. Drivers pulled over and scrambled out of their vehicles when an ...
Two Big Winning Lottery Tickets Sold Monday in Milford Milford, CT Patch
Two big winners bought tickets in Milford - Milford, CT - A Milford man and someone from Georgia hit it big on Monday, buying winning tickets in Milford.
Georgia's Anthony Edwards named as one of Andy Katz's 15 best players UGA Wire
Georgia freshman Anthony Edwards is projected as a lottery pick in the 2020 NBA Draft and may be the top prospect when it's all said and done. That doesn't ...
Congress To Consider Defunding DOJ Enforcement Of 2018 Wire Act Opinion OnlinePokerReport.com
Congress is involving itself in the attempt by the Department of Justice to expand the scope of the Wire Act. And believe it or not, federal lawmakers are acting on ...
Georgia Revenue Primer for State Fiscal Year 2020 Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Georgia plans to spend $27.5 billion in state money raised through taxes and fees for the 2020 fiscal year, a 5 percent increase from last year.
$1.4 million lottery ticket sold in Waynesboro for Fantasy 5 game WRDW-TV
Someone in Waynesboro woke up Thursday much richer.
OPINION: Georgia families need early childhood education Red and Black
In the past, Georgia was a leader in early childhood education. Georgia began a pilot program for its pre-K program in 1992, and the program became the first in ...
Georgia Prepares to Carry Out the 1500th Execution in the U.S. Since 1976 The Intercept
On the night of June 20, the United States will mark a grim milestone: the 1,500th execution since the return of the death penalty in 1976. Forty-two-year-old ...
Editorial: Lottery, HOPE approach tipping point Savannah Morning News
Twenty-six years ago Saturday, the first Georgia Lottery tickets went on sale, funding the brand-new HOPE Scholarship in Georgia. Twenty-six years ago, Gov.
The Math Whiz Who Won The Lottery 14 Times | Georgia Public Broadcasting Georgia Public Broadcasting
Don't see the video? Click here. In the 1950s, Stefan Mandel won the Romanian lottery twice. And then he took his winnings, packed his bags and.
Justice Dept. continues review of online lottery sales Atlanta Journal Constitution
Potential changes could impact Georgia's HOPE Scholarship.
Winning lottery ticket worth $411,975 sells in north Macon 41 NBC News
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $411975 sold in Macon on June 30th. June 30th winning numbers were: 1-15-16-25-36.
CNN plans to set debate lineup reminiscent of sports WSB Atlanta
NEW YORK (AP) - The political equivalent to NBA first pick Zion Williamson is unclear, but CNN this week brings the showmanship of sports draft lotteries to the ...
Cash4Life ticket worth $1K a week for life sold in N.J. NJ.com
A Cash4 Life ticket worth $1,000 a week was sold in New Jersey for Monday night's drawing, officials said. The lucky ticket matched five numbers but not the ...
Mega Millions Results, Numbers for 6/18/19: Did Anyone Win the $50 Million Jackpot on Tuesday (Last) Night? Newsweek
On Tuesday, June 18, the latest Mega Millions jackpot was an estimated $50 million. But was anyone lucky enough to win it? The lottery numbers were drawn at ...
Did you buy the winning Powerball lottery ticket in Sandy Springs? Atlanta Journal Constitution
The winning Georgia Powerball lottery ticket worth $150000 was sold from the Kroger at 4920 Roswell Road in Sandy Springs and was drawn Wednesday, the ...
Nicolas Claxton drafted by the Brooklyn Nets in the 2019 NBA Draft DawgNation
For the first time since 2013, a Georgia Bulldog has been taken in the NBA draft. The Brooklyn Nets selected Georgia forward Nicolas Claxton with the No.
Effort to put casino question to Georgia voters sails through House panel Atlanta Journal Constitution
A day after getting the House speaker's tentative blessing, a proposal to ask Georgians if they believe the state should allow casino gambling could be headed ...
A Texas family gamed the Masters ticket lottery using identity theft, millions of emails The Washington Post
Getting tickets for the Masters is something of a tradition unlike any other, in that your chances of getting them at face value are decidedly slim. There's a waiting ...
A family figured out how to scam The Masters ticket lottery and made $275,000. Now they're going to jail. 11Alive.com WXIA
AUGUSTA, Ga. — As scores of disappointed golf fans can attest to every year, getting tickets to the Masters is incredibly difficult. But one Texas family figured out ...
Why Georgia football’s 2019 schedule could give it an advantage over Clemson come College Football Playoff DawgNation
Welcome to Good Day, UGA, your one-stop shop for Georgia football news and takes. Check us out every weekday morning for everything you need to know ...
Gambling’s supporters change tactics at Georgia Legislature Atlanta Journal Constitution
Backers of various gambling efforts hope changes in leadership at the Georgia Capitol could lead to success. But they're also off to a slow start.
Lawmaker wants to tie casino vote to Georgia Lottery FOX 5 Atlanta
He has pushed for years to change state law to allow for casinos to come to Georgia, but his latest effort could spell the end of the state's lottery.
Defense attorneys release video of Georgia officers using stun gun on 87-year-old woman WWMT-TV
CHATSWORTH, Georgia (WTVC) - Defense attorneys for an 87-year-old Syrian refugee have released police bodycam video of an incident that made national ...
Horse Racing In Georgia? Maybe -- Place Your Bets Forbes
A bill that would sponsor horse racing in Georgia made it out of committee for the first time. They're at the gate.
Georgia Lottery: Richmond Hill-area Raceway sells winning ticket; $200,000 in Powerball tickets sold in state Savannah Morning News
Georgia Lottery players did their fair share of winning in the March 27 Powerball drawing. While one lucky ticket in Wisconsin hit the impressive $750 million ...
Georgia Governor Worried Wire Act Opinion Could Hurt Lottery Flushdraw
Georgia's Governor and Attorney General have written to the DoJ to ask that they carve out online lotteries from the recent Wire Act reinterpretation.
$2.3M lottery ticket sold in Georgia 11Alive.com WXIA
A convenience store in Cleveland, Georgia sold the winning ticket.
Do you have this winning Georgia lottery ticket? There's an unclaimed $235K jackpot 11Alive.com WXIA
Two Georgians hit big this week when they played the Fantasy 5 jackpot. They will have to split the $470,764 jackpot prize, which will give them both a little more ...
Georgia Lawmakers can Maximize Lottery Effectiveness Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
The Georgia Lottery is intended to support a more educated Georgia where everyone gets a good early start to their education and an affordable path to a ...
Georgia Moves Towards Legal Sports Betting VegasSlotsOnline
Traditionally conservative on gambling, Georgia is now considering a House Resolution to legalize resort casinos and sports betting.
Four Griffin businesses raided in gambling operation wgxa.tv
GRIFFIN, Ga. -- The Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Commercial Gambling Unit found businesses violating commercial gambling laws in Griffin, according to a ...
Georgia Senate committee signs off on plan to add horse racing, expand gambling Chattanooga Times Free Press
A Georgia Senate committee signed off on a plan to bring horse racing to the state, another attempt in a five-year effort to expand gambling.
Georgia's Lottery: 'Reserving' a Big Prize for Education Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
The lottery has also amassed more than $1.1 billion in reserves. Half of the reserves are designated for use in case of a shortfall in lottery sales, but $600 million ...
Georgia leaders warn federal opinion could ‘devastate’ lottery profits Atlanta Journal Constitution
Georgia's top officials warned there could be “severe” consequences to lottery-funded education programs if the U.S. Justice Department doesn't clarify a recent ...
Georgia lottery was set up to benefit education and keep lawmakers from tampering with funds WRBL
All of the revenue generated by the Georgia lottery since its inception in 1993 has gone to educational programs – the majority of it to the HOPE scholarship.
Breakdown: Georgia's Casino Proposal Has No Specifics All On Georgia
A committee in the Georgia House of Representatives gave a stamp of approval on a measure that would allow casinos to operate in the peach state and the full ...
The Georgia Lottery: How does it work, who benefits, and could it work in Alabama? CBS42.com
Alabamians determined to play the lottery are well known for packing up the car and heading to states such as Georgia to buy lottery tickets. With that in mind, ...
Gambling, guns and taxes fall short in Georgia General Assembly Atlanta Journal Constitution
Bills dealing with casinos, religious liberty and gun control are unlikely to become law this year in Georgia.
Georgia Lottery: Powerball at near half-billion dollars during St. Patricks Day weekend Savannah Morning News
ATLANTA – Powerball is offering Georgia Lottery players lots o' green for St. Patrick's Day weekend. Saturday's Powerball jackpot is $495 million to a single ...
Here's where 10 winning Georgia Lottery jackpot tickets were recently sold Atlanta Business Chronicle
Georgia Lottery officials on Tuesday announced Georgia's big jackpot games have soared past a combined $1 billion.
Georgia Mega Millions jackpot lottery advances to $367M WTVM
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) -This may be the week to try your luck at the lottery- with no recent winners for the big drawings, jackpots are once again skyrocketing.
$1M lottery ticket sold in metro Atlanta! WSB Atlanta
A ticket worth more than $1 million from Sunday's Fantasy 5 drawing was sold in Henry County!
Georgia Lottery opens Concourse T location at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Journal Constitution
The Georgia Lottery opened a Concourse T location at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
Runner-Up Prize Sold in Georgia for MegaMillions Lottery U.S. News & World Report
ATLANTA (AP) — One lucky Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Atlanta is worth $1 million.
Georgia Lottery: Wednesdays Powerball jackpot up to $322 million Savannah Morning News
Wednesday's Powerball jackpot has rolled to an estimated $322 million to a single annuity winner.The Powerball jackpot has grown since Dec. 29 and has ...
Casino gambling in Georgia? Maybe … USA Online Casino News
Georgia is one of the most antigambling states in the United States. In fact, it prohibits nearly all forms of gambling. There are no casinos in the state. The closest ...
$235,000 Georgia lottery ticket sold in Savannah WJCL News
According to Georgia Lottery officials, a ticket worth $235382 was sold in Savannah for Monday's Fantasy 5 drawing.
4 Byron businesses raided for illegal gambling practices 41 NBC News
The GBI's Commercial Gambling Unit, along with the Peach County Sheriff's Office and the Byron Police Department issued search warrants on June 4th.
Overview: 2020 Fiscal Year Budget for Lottery-Funded Programs Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Governor Brian Kemp's proposed 2020 budget includes an additional $47.7 million in lottery funds, bringing the total for Georgia's lottery-funded ...
‘One of the largest illegal gambling operations in Georgia’ is no more, DA says Macon Telegraph
Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney David Cooke announced Thursday the dismantling of “one of the largest illegal gambling operations in Georgia.”
Georgia Lottery reaches $20 billion raised for education WALB
ATLANTA, GA (WALB) - The Georgia Lottery Corp. announced that it has transferred a total of $20 billion for education to the state of Georgia since the lottery's ...
Casino Resolution Passes Georgia House Committee Flushdraw
A Georgia House Committee has passed a Resolution to allow residents of the state to vote on whether or not they want casino gambling legalized.
VERIFY: Is HOPE Scholarship getting all the money it should? 11Alive.com WXIA
ATLANTA — QUESTION. "I heard that the Georgia lottery gives money, contributes money that's supposed to Be going to the HOPE scholarship, but there is a ...
Hawks Wrap Up Year-Long 50th Anniversary Celebration With Fan Appreciation Night Presented by Georgia Lotte... Hawks.com
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Hawks will cap off its year-long 50th Anniversary celebration with Fan Appreciation Night presented by the Georgia Lottery as the team ...
Georgia Lottery has new Atlanta United ticket with winnings up to $30K Atlanta Journal Constitution
The Georgia Lottery and Atlanta United have partnered to create a collector's edition scratcher, an instant game worth up to $30000.
Who Won The Lottery? Georgia Now Among States That Allow Winners' Secrecy WABE 90.1 FM
Like the location of Jimmy Hoffa's body, the secret formula for Coca-Cola and the possibility of aliens in outer space, the identity of the winner of the ...
How and where to play Mega Millions in Georgia Atlanta Journal Constitution
Here's how to get in on the game, which is the largest in Mega Millions history.
Alabama residents head to Georgia to buy Powerball lottery tickets AL.com
The Powerball, now at $550 million, drew hundreds of Alabamians across state lines to buy tickets Wednesday morning.
Georgia Lottery advises players to beware of Scratchers scam Savannah Morning News
Georgia Lottery Corp. officials are reminding consumers to purchase lottery tickets only from authorized lottery retailers to avoid a Scratchers scam. With the ...
20 Mega Millions tickets worth $10K sold in Georgia WSB Atlanta
Twenty people who bought Mega Millions tickets in Georgia are waking up $10000 richer today!
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
Sports betting passes Tennessee House of Representatives after debate over gambling The Tennessean
Legislation to legalize online sports betting in Tennessee passed Wednesday in the House of Representatives, despite a spirited debate from members worried ...
MEGA MILLIONS LOTTERY WINNER: We have a winner! Winning $1.6 billion Mega Millions ticket sold in South Carolina WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA - There is at least one person waking up a new billionaire this morning. One winning $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot ticket was sold in Simpsonville, ...
5 businesses, 1 home raided in Milledgeville for illegal gaming 41 NBC News
MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- The Georgia Bureau of Investigation commercial gambling unit raided five businesses and a home in Milledgeville ...
New Georgia Push For Legalized Gambling Includes 3 Billion-Dollar Casino Resorts Bisnow
The push for casinos is seen by backers as last hope for full HOPE funding beyond 2028.
Overview of Georgia's 2020 Fiscal Year Budget Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Gov. Kemp submitted a proposed $27.5 billion budget to the General Assembly for Georgia's 2020 fiscal year.
Lottery ticket worth a quarter million sold in Cairo Sowega Live
ATLANTA – Two Fantasy 5 jackpot tickets worth $255839 each were purchased in Cairo and Tucker for the May 5 drawing. Winning numbers from the May 5 ...
$10K lottery tickets sold In Cobb, Atlanta Atlanta Journal Constitution
Two people became $10000 richer Friday, as two Mega Millions tickets each worth that much were sold at convenience stores in Cobb County and Atlanta.
$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Jackson, Georgia 11Alive.com WXIA
JACKSON, Ga. — Someone in Georgia is $1 million richer, after winning the Powerball jackpot on Feb. 27. The lucky ticket was sold at a Superette gas station ...
Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes WJCL News
While there's no winner in the ever growing Powerball jackpot, now at about $750 million, Georgia was lucky in Saturday's drawing.
Milledgeville businesses raided for gambling violation, arrests made 41 NBC News
Milledgeville businesses raided for gambling violation and arrests were made. Authorities issued search warrants at 5 business locations and one residence.
Poll: Should Georgia (and intown Atlanta) welcome multi-billion-dollar casinos? Curbed Atlanta
A Georgia lawmaker wants to bring three massive, Vegas-style hotel complexes to the Peach State.
Greenbrier theater department receives check from Georgia Lottery The Augusta Chronicle
Hide caption. Greenbrier High School theater teacher Steven Hansen accepted an oversized check in the amount of $1,000 on March 14. The theater ...
How Much Georgia Spends On Lottery Tickets And Why We Shouldnt Atlanta, GA Patch
Which State Spends The Most On Lottery Tickets - Atlanta, GA - You're more likely to be struck by lightning than you are to win Powerball or Mega Millions ...
More details emerge from Bartow gambling bust Daily Tribune News
The Marathon-branded gas station at 2320 Highway 411 NE was raided by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force ...
Higher Education: Legislative and Budget Updates Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
The Senate Higher Education committee passed HB 218 and HB 444. HB 218 would extend the time that students have to earn HOPE after high school to ten ...
DeKalb librarian wins $25K in Georgia Lottery cash giveaway Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County librarian Thomas Fisher won $25000 in a Georgia Lottery cash giveaway.