| 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.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Georgia FIVE Midday" game were:
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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.
5 key issues that could live or die in the Legislature today Atlanta Journal Constitution
Georgia legislators will vote on dozens of bills before Crossover Day, a Thursday deadline for measures to live or die. They'll debate abortion, gambling and ...
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 ...
GA Lottery WSB Atlanta
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Winning numbers drawn in '5 Card Cash' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "5 Card Cash" game were:
Two Businesses Raided in Dublin for Gambling Violations wgxa.tv
DUBLIN, Ga -- In a release from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Monday morning the GBI's Commercial Gambling unit, Dublin Police Department and both ...
Georgia Casino Backers, Landowners Bust In State Legislature's Crossover Day Bisnow
Backers plan to ante up in next year's state legislative session.
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.
CASINOS IN GEORGIA? Gov. Brian Kemp opposes legalized gambling, but would let voters decide on casinos in Georgia WSB Atlanta
Gov. Brian Kemp remains a staunch opponent of legalized gambling, but signaled he won't stand in the way of letting voters decide whether to allow casinos in ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Evening' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Evening" game were:
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.
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 ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Midday" game were: 5-3-2. (five, three, two). *Content* ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Day' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "All or Nothing Day" game were:
Wednesday's Powerball jackpot springs forward to $550 million 11Alive.com WXIA
ATLANTA — Wednesday's Powerball jackpot has bloomed on the first day of spring – to $550 million. The jackpot has grown since Dec. 29 and has rolled 23 ...
Georgia Lottery: Powerball at near half-billion dollars during St. Patrick's 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 ...
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 ...
Business raided in Cartersville for gambling violations Daily Tribune News
Three people were arrested when the Georgia Bureau of Investigation conducted a raid on a Cartersville business Tuesday in connection with commercial ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Midday" game were:
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 ...
Georgia Casino Bill Never Sees House Vote Flushdraw
A bill which would let the residents of Georgia vote on whether or not they want casino gambling in the state passed a House committee, but was never given a ...
Georgia Senate Committee Passes Horse Racing Bills Poker News Daily
Two bills which would legalize and regulate horse racing gambling have passed a Georgia Senate commitee.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Evening' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Evening" game were: 1-5-3. (one, five, three). *Content* ...
Deal gave Georgia authority heads ‘golden parachute’ contracts last year Atlanta Journal Constitution
The long-term deals gave hefty payouts for termination without cause to some of the highest-paid officials in Georgia's state government.
Georgia Horse Racing Bill Passes Senate Committee Flushdraw
One of a pair of bills aimed at legalizing and regulating horse racing in the state of Georgia have passed a state Senate committee vote.
How do other states use lottery money? AL.com
Alabama voters last voted on a lottery in 1999, with lottery opponents casting 54 percent of the votes. By Trisha Powell Crain | email@example.com. Alabamians will ...
$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 ...
Proposed bill would create lottery game to help homeless veterans WALB
A proposed bill in the Georgia House of Representatives could soon help homeless military veterans.
Lottery announces winning tickets sold in Cobb County MDJOnline.com
As Wednesday's Powerball jackpot grew to an estimated $282 million and Friday's Mega Millions jackpot has grown to an estimated $224 million, the Georgia ...
GBI: Cartersville store illegally paid cash to amusement machine winners MDJOnline.com
State and county police charged three people Tuesday after they found evidence a Cartersville retailer was giving illegal cash payouts to amusement machine ...
Deal’s daughter landed six-figure state job weeks before he left office Atlanta Journal Constitution
Documents show that Carrie Deal Wilder, a daughter of former Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, landed a job with the Georgia Lottery that pays $100000.
Ron Hunter and Georgia State try to take down the Houston Cougars Mid-Major Madness
TULSA — The first challenge of any mid-major trying to pull an NCAA Tournament upset is to eliminate the mystique of its highly seeded opponent. In facing ...
Superloto e-instant games went live in Georgia with Georgian National Lottery European Gaming Industry News
March 2019 has become very special for Superloto and Georgian National Lottery (GNL LLC) operator since Superloto online e-instant games are now ...
Powerball jackpot prize grows to $625 million for Saturday's drawing abc7amarillo.com
The Powerball jackpot prize has grown to $625 million, the fourth largest Powerball jackpot on record. After 24 draws without a winner, the Powerball jackpot ...
Georgia oyster bill headed to senate vote over industry objections Savannah Morning News
Charlie Phillips, whose well-tended clam beds account for what he estimates is about 90 percent of the aquaculture in Georgia, would love to see the state allow ...
Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $175K sold in McDonough Henry Herald
Fantasy 5 winners have 180 days from the draw date to claim prizes.
Guest column: New school choice plan is about what's best for students Gainesville Times
Georgia lawmakers are vowing to pass a sweeping school choice proposal this year that would break new ground in offering a host of educational options for ...
Major drug trafficking ring operated inside Georgia prisons using drones, prison guards WJCL News
Part of the operation was funded by $3 million won in the Georgia Lottery.
Winning lottery ticket sold in Dawsonville Forsyth County News Online
A $50000 winning lottery ticket for the March 9 Powerball drawing was sold in Dawsonville. The ticket was sold at Chevron Food Mart at 18 Blue Ridge Overlook ...
Fannin County School System to Offer Two Georgia Lottery Funded Pre-K Classes for '19-'20 School Year Fetchyournews.com
In an effort to support local families with school readiness, the Fannin County School System will be offering two Georgia Lottery Funded Pre-Kindergarten ...
$150K lottery jackpot unclaimed in Dahlonega Dahlonega Nugget
One of your family members, friends or neighbors might have just hit the jackpot, as a Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $150K was purchased at the Chevron station ...
Dual Enrollment Explained Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Georgia's Dual Enrollment program allows high school students, grades 9 through 12, to enroll in college courses and earn college credit while in high school.
Growers see red tape in Georgia oyster farming bills Bluffton Today
Oyster farmers and environmental groups are criticizing a pair of Georgia oyster farming bills they see as imposing too much red tape and uncertainty on a ...
Virginia finishes its February slate on a high, cruising past Georgia Tech The Washington Post
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Before turning its full attention to the most important month on the college basketball calendar, second-ranked Virginia had a final game ...
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.
Slingshot Scenes: 10 Must-Watch Music Videos From Philadelphia Georgia Public Broadcasting
Like any creative community, the Philadelphia music scene is best viewed as a constant state of collaboration. The artists might take center stage, but.
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 Lottery advises players to beware of Scratchers scam MDJOnline.com
Georgia Lottery Corp. officials are reminding consumers to purchase lottery tickets only from authorized lottery retailers to avoid a Scratchers scam.
TRENDING: ‘This time, they got caught.’ Cheating scam rankles, doesn’t surprise Atlanta Journal Constitution
While no Georgia schools were named in charging documents, the largest college cheating scheme ever prosecuted by the feds is being felt everywhere.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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!
New Shows: Bob Seger, Florida Georgia Line, Peter Frampton, Wu-Tang Clan and more... Dearborn Press and Guide
This week's new show list for the metro area. All on sale Friday, March 1, unless noted otherwise...
Are Georgia casinos worth the gamble for education? Atlanta Journal Constitution
Other than my daily commute on I-285, I'm not fond of gambling. Or am I?
We have a winner! $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, ...
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.
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.
$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.
Georgia Lottery Launches Gift Cards at Kroger American Inno
The leaders at Linq3, an Atlanta-based tech and software company with a specific interest in lottery and gaming, believe they have a solution that will not only ...
Stacey Evans: Georgia ought to tap lottery reserves to help students. Atlanta Journal Constitution
As a candidate for governor, Stacey Evans argued Georgia ought to provide more affordable post-secondary opportunities for students. WIth a new analysis ...
Official: $1B Mega Millions jackpot will impact education payouts Atlanta Journal Constitution
Georgia Lottery officials said Friday's $1 billion jackpot — the first of its kind for Mega Millions — is a big deal toward surpassing the $1.1 billion the Georgia ...
Here's where a $1 million Powerball ticket was sold in metro Atlanta 11Alive.com WXIA
ATLANTA -- A Powerball ticket worth $1 million was sold in Decatur, Georgia, in the December 12 drawing, according to Georgia Lottery officials. The ticket was ...
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.
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 ...
$20 Billion for education raised by Georgia Lottery WJBF-TV
Not only is Georgia setting voting milestones-- the Peach State setting a milestone for education funding.
Convenience-mart ‘casino’ near Macon murder site among stores raided in gambling bust The Telegraph
Raids on Wednesday at midstate convenience stores where gaming machines were allegedly big business include a Macon mart that was the scene of an April ...
Winning lottery ticket worth $125K sold in Gwinnett Atlanta Journal Constitution
It's been a lucky week for Gwinnett County lottery players. A day after a winning ticket was sold in Duluth, another winner worth $125000 was sold at a ...
UPDATE: With Powerball jackpot at $750M, HOPE Scholarship keeps winning Atlanta Journal Constitution
UPDATE [8 a.m.]: Saturday night's winning Powerball numbers were 8, 12, 13, 19 and 27 with the Powerball being 4. ORIGINAL STORY: That record $1.5 billion ...
Legislator isn't betting on legal gambling | Local News Brunswick News
Since the Supreme Court's ruling this month overturning the federal ban on single-game sports gambling, 20 states are considering or have already passed ...
Here are your historic Mega Millions $1.6 BILLION jackpot winning numbers WSB Atlanta
Here are the winning numbers from Tuesday's historic drawing: 28-70-5-62-65 Mega Ball: 5.
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 ...
Georgia Lottery again breaks record with $1.14 billion to education Atlanta Business Chronicle
The 2018 total surpassed last fiscal year's record $1.1 billion raised for education.
$10K winning Georgia Lottery tickets sold in Gwinnett, Atlanta Atlanta Journal Constitution
The winning metro Atlanta Mega Millions tickets were sold at the Publix at 3730 Carnia Dr. SW in Atlanta and a Chevron station located at 3880 Peachtree ...
$1M Powerball ticket sold in metro Atlanta WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA - Someone in metro Atlanta is a new millionaire! One winning ticket worth $1 million from the Dec. 12 Powerball drawing was sold in DeKalb County.
Editorial: Casino vote may be coming The Augusta Chronicle
Ron Stephens is ready to go all-in on casino resorts, including one in Savannah.His hand is strong. The longtime local state representative has engaged in what ...
Casino gambling in Georgia will again come under legislative consideration GamingTodaySlotsToday
The long-shot possibility of casino gambling in Georgia will again come under legislative consideration with word that Republican State Rep. Ron Stephens ...
Governor Kemp Names Members to Georgians First Commission All On Georgia
Governor Brian P. Kemp announced eighteen (18) appointments to the Georgians First Commission, a task force created by executive order on his first day in ...
Georgia Lottery to offer third $25K second chance drawing MDJOnline.com
Georgia Lottery players are still celebrating 25 years of winning.
Georgia Lottery celebrates 25th anniversary Atlanta Business Chronicle
The Georgia Lottery has exceeded expectations during its first 25 years, Gov. Nathan Deal said Wednesday during a ceremony at the state Capitol marking the ...
Georgia Lottery still looking for big winner in DeKalb County 11Alive.com WXIA
Someone in DeKalb County will be going home $500,000 richer -- if they show up to get their prize in time. According to Georgia Lottery officials, a Fantasy 5 ...
UPDATE: GBI makes arrests in Warner Robins illegal gambling cases - 41NBC News 41 NBC News
The Warner Robins businesses included Lucky's Boutique #1 at 748 North Houston Road, Ste. J, Lucky's Boutique #2 at 2507 Moody Road, Ste. C, and Lucky's ...
- Jackpot out of reach for local lottery winner Dahlonega Nugget
A sizable tear in Gary Bridges' lottery ticket might have cost him $10000. And he's feeling pretty ripped off.
Winning $1M Georgia Lottery ticket sold at Cumming Publix Atlanta Journal Constitution
The ticket was sold for the Aug. 11 drawing, and the winning numbers were 5-43-56-62-68 with a Powerball of 24. The ticket was sold at the Publix on 5475 ...
Georgia Lottery to offer fourth $25K second chance drawing tomorrow MDJOnline.com
The fourth Terrific Cash Tuesday drawing from the Georgia Lottery's 25th Anniversary Cash Giveaway promotion is set to take place on Tuesday.
GBI: Commercial Gambling Arrests Made in Houston County Sowega Live
Arrests Made in Houston County Commercial Gambling Investigation Warner Robins, GA. – As of 11/15/18, following arrests were made: Kevin Huggler, 37, ...
Overview: 2020 Fiscal Year Budget for K-12 Education Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Gov. Kemp's budget proposal for fiscal year 2020 allocates $10.6 billion to Georgia's public schools, including funds to raise pay for the state's teachers.
Mega Millions, Powerball: Georgias Biggest Payouts Atlanta, GA Patch
Georgia's Biggest Mega Millions/Powerball Payouts - Atlanta, GA - The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots combined are over half a billion. Check out some ...
How legislators want to use lotto games to support veterans programs Gainesville Times
A Georgia Senate study committee is recommending that new scratch-off lottery tickets be created with proceeds directed to support programs and services for ...
Lottery officials: Second consecutive winning Fantasy 5 ticket sold in Gwinnett Gwinnettdailypost.com
Georgia Lottery officials have announced that, for the second time this week, a jackpot-winning Fantasy 5 ticket was sold in Gwinnett County.
Kemp Names Members of Georgians First Commission | Georgia Public Broadcasting Georgia Public Broadcasting
Gov. Brian Kemp announced his elected officials for Georgians First Commission Tuesday. Kemp named Cade Joiner and James Whitley to co-chair the ...