Smyrna Man Wins $1M in Georgia Lottery
Winning ticket purchased at a Spring Road convenience store.
By Hunt Archbold , Patch Staff
Jun 9, 2014 3:09 p m ET
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A Georgia Lottery instant ticket worth a million dollars was recently sold to a Smyrna man in Cobb county.
The Shell Express, located at 2370 Spring Road, sold a $10 Million Cash Spectacular instant ticket with a $1 million top prize.
The winner, Claro Vargas, claimed his prize at Georgia Lottery headquarters in Atlanta. Vargas could not be reached for comment on his good fortune.
Georgia Lottery instant game $10 Million Cash Spectacular is loaded with cash prizes, including top prizes of up to $10 million.
Players can enter their non-winning tickets into the $10 Million Cash Spectacular Extra Chance Promotion for a second chance to win $10 million. For more information, visit www.galottery.com.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $15.3 billion to the state of Georgia for education. All Georgia Lottery profits go to pay for specific educational programs, including Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship Program and Georgia’s Pre-K Program. More than 1.6 million students have received HOPE, and more than 1.3 million 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.Smyrna Man Wins $1M in Georgia Lottery – Smyrna-Vinings, GA – Winning ticket purchased at a Spring Road convenience store.
Georgia woman wins $10M in extra chance drawing
Georgia Lottery Cash Spectacular
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NEWTON COUNTY, Ga. — 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.
The winner claimed her prize Friday at Georgia Lottery headquarters.
Players were able to enter non-winning $10 Million Cash Spectacular tickets for a chance to win a $10 million prize. A drawing was conducted March 8 to select one grand prize winner.
The combined Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots are now $730 million.
You can watch the Mega Millions drawing TONIGHT right before the Channel 2 Action News Nightbeat at 11. The drawing for Powerball is Wednesday night.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. ]]>