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North Carolina Woman Claims One-Third Of $564 Million Powerball Jackpot

A North Carolina woman will get $127 million before taxes if a lump sum payment is chosen, or $188 split into annuity payments over the next 29 years.

02/23/2015

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$380 Million Powerball Lottery: “If You Don’t Play You Can’t Win”

When there was no winner of Wednesday night’s Powerball jackpot, it rolled over to $360 million. It has now climbed to $380 million, the sixth largest in the history of the game, and the biggest […]

WAOK-AM–02/07/2015

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Powerball Jackpot Winner Revealed

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 […]

WAOK-AM–03/26/2013

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Powerball $320 MILLION

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 […]

WAOK-AM–08/14/2012

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Show Me The Money: Powerball Jackpot Grows To $305 Million

The Powerball jackpot has grown to $305 million for Wednesday’s drawing.

08/13/2012

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Powerball Up To $212 Million

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 […]

WAOK-AM–08/05/2012

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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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Powerball Jackpot WON

UPDATE: According to the Powerball website there was one jackpot winner on Saturday February 11. That winning ticket was purchased in …..Rhode Island. (Sorry) ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-This Saturday’s Powerball Jackpot has grown to over $325 million. […]

WAOK-AM–02/10/2012

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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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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