The son of a Dominican immigrant who won the $338 million Powerball jackpot says he knows his father will “do something good with the money.” Casiano Quezada also says the family plans to keep open […]
Top Georgia Lottery executives received large payouts and raises despite a law mean to curb bonuses.
ATLANTA (WAOK)-More people play the lottery in Georgia than in any other state. More players means that more money is available to fund HOPE Scholarship programs. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is proposing to increase funding […]
ATLANTA (AP) — A developer’s attempt to build a gambling complex in Norcross has suffered a setback. Developer Dan O’Leary said he no longer controls the Norcross property where he proposed building Georgia’s first gambling complex. O’Leary […]
ATLANTA – Georgia Lottery officials announced today that Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot has been raised from $305 million to $320 million as a result of brisk ticket sales. The Powerball jackpot has been growing since June […]
ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)- Didn’t get your Powerball ticket on Saturday? Don’t worry. You have another chance to hit the jackpot on Wednesday. The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $212 million after no one matched all six […]
ATLANTA (AJC/ WAOK) – State lottery officials approved an online ticketing system Thursday, with sales to the public expected to begin as soon as November. The lottery expansion is projected to increase the Georgia Lottery’s […]
An illegal immigrant from Guatemala will be able to collect $750,000 he won from a lottery ticket he purchased in 2010.
ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-Gov. Nathan Deal has decided to say not to casino-style gambling in Georgia. According to the AJC, a statement from the governor’s office came Thursday after the newspaper reported about a Georgia Lottery Corp. study […]
ATLANTA (WAOK) – Starting Monday, Georgia students can apply for a low interest loan designed to serve as a “gap-stop” for those who need extra help affording college. But, the program is no money tree. […]