Georgia Lottery Newswire (Page 3)

Georgia Lottery Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Georgia Lottery. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 80 in Georgia Lottery

  1. Georgia Lottery reaches $19B raised for HOPE, Pre-K with record first quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    The Georgia Lottery Corp. on Tuesday announced record profits for education for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018.

    Comment?

  2. Gambling violations may result in multiple arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Statesboro Herald

    ... County Sheriff's Office Crime Suppression Team, to investigate the stores, she said. In cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue, GBI agents executed search warrants at the stores for violations of ...

    Comment?

  3. Four Bulloch County businesses raided for illegal gambling proceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | WTVM

    ... the raid. Agents with GBI and deputies with the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue executed the search warrants. A tradition went wrong when a firefighter brought ...

    Comment?

  4. GBI raids Bulloch convenience storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Statesboro Herald

    On Thursday, the GBI's Commercial Gambling Unit, along with the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office Crime Suppression Team, and in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corporation and the Georgia Department of Revenue executed four search warrants in Bulloch County for violations of Georgia's commercial gambling laws.

    Comment?

  5. 2017 North Georgia State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | SmyrnaVinings.com

    ... rain or shine, including appearances by great country and contemporary Christian artists. Headlining the Georgia Lottery Concert Series this year are: Colton Dixon on Friday, September 22; Lauren Alaina on Saturday, September 23; Trace Adkins on ...

    Comment?

  6. Another look at the lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Effingham Herald

    In this week's column we will look at contract fees and the relationship between prize payout rates, transfers to the Georgia treasury, and pending legislation. Contract fees total $90 million The second largest administrative expense for Georgia Lottery Corporation is contractor fees.

    Comment?

  7. Statesboro man wins $300,000 with scratch-off lotto ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Statesboro Herald

    ... and purchased the ticket at Clyo Trading Post, on Highway 199 North in Clyo. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $18.7 billion to the state of Georgia for education, she said. "All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay ...

    Comment?

  8. Pooler veteran wins $10,100 playing two lottery ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... plans to use some of his winnings to take his wife on vacation for her birthday. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $18.7 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for ...

    Comment?

  9. Check your tickets: Savannah Powerball player won $50,000 last nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | SavannahNow

    Georgia Lottery players won big in Wednesday's $700 million Powerball drawing. Two $1 million tickets, one $200,000 ticket and 14 $50,000 tickets were purchased in Georgia for the Aug. 23 Powerball drawing.

    Comment?

  10. Powerball jackpot increases from $650M to $700M for Wednesday's drawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... The jackpot for tonight's drawing is over $1 billion. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) As a result of rapid sales, Georgia Lottery officials announced today that the Powerball estimated jackpot has been raised from $650 million to $700 million for ...

    Comment?

  11. YOU could win the 2nd-largest jackpot in Powerball historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | WSB-TV

    ... in 30 graduated payments, or the cash option, which is approximately $411 million. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $18.7 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for ...

    Comment?

  12. Powerball leaps to half-billion dollar jackpot for Saturday's drawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... in 30 graduated payments; or the cash option, which is approximately $324 million. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $18.7 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for ...

    Comment?

  13. Powerball prize reaches $430 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    ... for an estate on a private island, at least until the drawing at 11 p.m. Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $18.7 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific ...

    Comment?

  14. Georgia GOP resolution poses new political snag for casino advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... thing, Georgia has been a sponsor of legal gambling for more than two decades already, in the form of the Georgia Lottery. Debates about whether lotteries pose the same kind and degree of problems as other forms of gambling will probably never be ...

    Comment?

  15. 6 arrests made in 5 Bartow storesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Daily Tribune News

    A pair of convenience stores on Tennessee St. were two of five in Bartow County where warrants were executed Wednesday morning in connection with an investigation into possible violations of Georgia gambling laws. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation's commercial gambling unit and the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force, in cooperation with the Georgia Lottery Corp. and the Georgia Department of Revenue, carried out the warrants.

    Comment?

  16. Georgia Lottery transfers record-breaking $1.1B to educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | WSB-TV

    ... in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. ATLANTA - The Georgia Lottery Corp.'s annual fiscal year 2017 profit transfer to the State Treasury's Lottery for Education Account has totaled ...

    Comment?

  17. Democrats' future may depend on Ga. governor raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... question for Democratic operatives. Evans' campaign is about the HOPE scholarship, which is funded by the Georgia Lottery. Her powerful life story, portrayed so well in her campaign video, shows she was in a family cycle of poverty until the ...

    Comment?

  18. Salena ZitoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Jewish World Review

    ... for Democratic operatives. Evans' campaign is about the HOPE scholarship, a scholarship funded by the Georgia Lottery. Her powerful life story, portrayed so well in her campaign video, shows she was in a family cycle of poverty until the scholarship ...

    Comment?

  19. The Fate of the Democrats' Future May Lie in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Townhall

    ... for Democratic operatives. Evans' campaign is about the HOPE scholarship, a scholarship funded by the Georgia Lottery. Her powerful life story, portrayed so well in her campaign video, shows she was in a family cycle of poverty until the scholarship ...

    Comment?

  20. Man wins $5M while running errands Richard Britt of Temple recently...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... a superb stroke of luck while running errands for his wife. Britt won the $5 million top prize playing the Georgia Lottery's Millionaire Jumbo Bucks scratcher. Britt, 50, said that his wife had asked him to get her a corn dog from the store when he ...

    Comment?