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  1. GBI conducts gambling raid in Crisp Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Agents with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation raided six businesses and two homes as part of a commercial gambling sweep. The GBI's Commercial Gambling Unit, Mid-South Narcotics Task Force, the Crisp County Sheriff's Office, worked together with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue to execute the warrants.

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  2. $10K lottery ticket sold in LaGrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | WTVM

    Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $19.5 billion to the state of Georgia for education.

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  3. ArtsBridge Announces Winners Of 2018 Shuler Hensley AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ArtsBridge Foundation, producer of the 10th Anniversary of the Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards - Shuler Hensley Awards - announces this year's winners. Presented by the Georgia Lottery, the awards ceremony was held at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on April 19 and televised live by Georgia Public Broadcasting .

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  4. Winning Powerball ticket worth $50K sold in RomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Rome News

    The prize was claimed last week at the Georgia Lottery's Dalton District Office.

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  5. Top 5 Things to Do in CobbRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | MDJonline.com

    ... Shuler Hensley, winner of a Tony Award, Outer Critics Circle Award and Drama Desk Award. Presented by the Georgia Lottery, the awards show will air on Georgia Public Broadcasting over its nine-station statewide television network live from Cobb ...

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  6. Shuler Awards Students Building Bright Futures With Georgia Lottery-Funded HOPE ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in an awards show featuring the next generation of Georgia's musical theatre talent. Presented by the Georgia Lottery, this year's awards show will air on Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) over its nine-station statewide television network live from ...

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  7. $1Million Billionaire Club ticket sold in Winder Source: WSB-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | WSB-TV

    ... game offers players a top prize of $7 million and a second prize of $1 million. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $19.2 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for ...

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  8. ArtsBridge Announces Nominees For 2018 Shuler Hensley AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... program and will showcase the next generation of Georgia's musical theatre talent. Presented by the Georgia Lottery, the awards show will air on Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) over its nine-station statewide television network live from Cobb ...

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  9. Winning ticket worth $1,000 a week for life sold in Powder SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | MDJonline.com

    ... to win a top prize of $1,000 a day for life or a second prize of $1,000 a week for life. As with all other Georgia Lottery games, proceeds from Cash4Life will benefit education in the state of Georgia. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. ...

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  10. Former Georgia Governor Zell Miller dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... earmarked for specific educational programs has made an indelible mark on our state. "On behalf of the Georgia Lottery Corporation board, employees, and most importantly, Georgia's students, we are grateful for Governor Miller's foresight and ...

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  11. Lumpkin police identify gas station owner arrested for illegal use of gaming machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | WTVM

    LUMPKIN, GA The Lumpkin Police Department executed a search warrant at a local gas station accused of commercial gambling and arrested the owner of the store. On Thursday, March 22, 2018, the GBI's Commercial Gambling Unit, along with the Lumpkin Police Department, and in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue executed one search warrant in the City of Lumpkin, Stewart County for violations of Georgia's commercial gambling laws at S-Mart located at 334 Main Street.

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  12. Lumpkin police arrest gas station owner for illegal use of gaming machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    LUMPKIN, GA The Lumpkin Police Department executed a search warrant at a local gas station accused of commercial gambling and arrested the owner of the store. On Thursday, March 22, 2018, the GBI's Commercial Gambling Unit, along with the Lumpkin Police Department, and in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue executed one search warrant in the City of Lumpkin, Stewart County for violations of Georgia's commercial gambling laws at S-Mart located at 334 Main Street.

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  13. Video games can pay out in prizes, but not cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation reports that today, the GBI's Commercial Gambling Unit, along with the Lumpkin Police Department, and in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue, executed a search warrant for potential violation of state gambling laws. The search warrant was served at the "S-Mart" convenience store, in the 300 block of Main Street, in the city of Lumpkin.

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  14. Covington woman wins $10M in extra chance drawing Source: WSB-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | WSB-TV

    ... mobile alerts. A Covington woman recently won $10 million as the randomly selected grand prize winner of the Georgia Lottery's $10 Million Cash Spectacular Extra Chance Promotion. Players were able to enter non-winning $10 Million Cash Spectacular ...

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  15. Evans Talks Increasing Education Accessibility in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | The Emory Wheel

    ... scholarships and grants to Georgia high school students pursuing higher education and is funded by the Georgia Lottery. "I realized I had reached the limits of what I could do in the minority party in the legislature, and if I was going to continue ...

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  16. Assistant deli manager whips up $10K prize Source: WSB-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | WSB-TV

    ... has won a lucky treat. Lueckert, a 45-year-old assistant deli manager, recently won $10,000 playing the Georgia Lottery's 100X The Money scratcher. The lucky winner said that she plans to use her winnings to treat herself to something special and ...

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  17. Winning ticket worth $1,000 a week for life sold in Darien Source: WSB-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | WSB-TV

    ... a top prize of $1,000 a day for life or a second prize of $1,000 a week for life. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $19.2 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for ...

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  18. Did Georgia million-dollar lottery winner meet deadline to collect prize?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... prize. A winning MegaMillions ticket from the Aug. 8 drawing expired at midnight Sunday, according to a Georgia Lottery Corp., spokeswoman. The ticket was sold at the Summit Food Store, located at 1900 Highway 18 in West Point. Winners have 180 days ...

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  19. $1 million Mega Millions ticket expires SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... but not the Mega Ball. Georgia winners have 180 days from the draw date to claim Mega Millions prizes. Georgia Lottery headquarters and district offices will be closed Saturday and Sunday. However, the winner can begin the claim process at the ...

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  20. Democrat Stacey Evans plans to restore funding of HOPE Grant if elected GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... was cut in 2011. Evans says it will only require $15-20 million to restore the HOPE Grant using the hefty Georgia Lottery Corporation. "This is coming out of a lottery budget of a billion dollars. And we know that for several year $60 million new ...

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