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The winning ticket was sold at a news stand in Buckhead. (Getty Images)

Georgia Woman Has 1 Of 2 Winning Lottery Tickets

Lottery officials identified the winner as Ira Curry of Stone Mountain

12/19/2013

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Georgia Online Lottery Approved

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 […]

WAOK-AM–07/23/2012

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Three Winners in Mega Millions Record Jackpot 6 Win $250 Thousand In Georgia

CHICAGO/ATLANTA (AP) — Lottery ticket-holders in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland each selected the winning numbers for the world record-breaking $640 million Mega Millions jackpot, lottery officials said early Saturday. Illinois’ winning ticket was sold in […]

WAOK-AM–03/31/2012

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Show Me The Money: Mega Millions Grows To Record $640 Million

Lottery officials say they are increasing the MegaMillions lottery jackpot to $640 million, raising what was already a world-record prize.

03/30/2012

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Mega Millions Up To $500 Million

ATLANTA (WAOK)– Lottery officials have announced today that the Mega Millions jackpot has been bumped from $476 million to a staggering $500 million for Friday’s drawing. This is the largest lottery jackpot in North American history. […]

WAOK-AM–03/28/2012

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Quite A Week For Atlanta Woman

ATLANTA (WAOK)-What a week it has been for 33 yr old Marcia Adams of College Park. Adams and her boyfriend Kenneth purchased two Quik Piks Mega Millions tickets at the Chevron Food Mart at 5851  Buffington Road in […]

WAOK-AM–01/27/2012

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$77 Million Georgia Powerball Ticket Still Unclaimed

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)- Have you checked your old lottery tickets lately? You might want to search through the sock drawer in the bedroom or the “everything” drawer in the kitchen for a lottery ticket. Lottery officials […]

WAOK-AM–11/27/2011

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Tossed Ticket Worth $250,000

Dawsonville, Ga (AP) A 24-year-old Dawsonville man has won $250,000 playing Mega Millions with his winnings from a tossed ticket. “I didn’t realize you could win $3 for matching one number plus the Mega Ball,” […]

WAOK-AM–11/18/2011

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Georgia Woman Wins $25 Million Lottery by Mistake

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – Buying the wrong ticket made one Georgia woman a millionaire. Kathy Scruggs, a 44-year-old unemployed woman, won the $25 million Powerball jackpot on Sept. 14 by mistake. Scruggs, who had been looking for […]

WAOK-AM–10/04/2011

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