| Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Evening' game WSB Atlanta|
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Georgia FIVE Evening" game were:
$235,000 Georgia lottery ticket sold in Savannah WJCL News
According to Georgia Lottery officials, a ticket worth $235382 was sold in Savannah for Monday's Fantasy 5 drawing.
Georgia Senate creates committee to study gambling Atlanta Journal Constitution
After a bill that would have paved the way for horse racing in Georgia stalled in the Senate, the chamber voted Tuesday to create a committee to study gambling.
Georgia Lottery joins Atlanta Motorama as sponsor of Million-Dollar Salon News-Daily.com
HAMPTON — Enthusiasts who want to see incredible cars just hit the jackpot; the Georgia Lottery is teaming up with Atlanta Motor Speedway to display ...
GA Lottery WSB Atlanta
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Georgia Lottery: Richmond Hill-area Raceway sells winning ticket; $200,000 in Powerball tickets sold in state Savannah Morning News
Georgia Lottery players did their fair share of winning in the March 27 Powerball drawing. While one lucky ticket in Wisconsin hit the impressive $750 million ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Georgia FIVE Midday" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Day' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "All or Nothing Day" game were:
Hawks Wrap Up Year-Long 50th Anniversary Celebration With Fan Appreciation Night Presented by Georgia Lotte... Hawks.com
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Hawks will cap off its year-long 50th Anniversary celebration with Fan Appreciation Night presented by the Georgia Lottery as the team ...
GEORGIA UNDERGROUND CASINO: GBI makes major gambling bust at well-known Henry County bar WSB Atlanta
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation's gambling unit executed a search warrant at a bar in Henry County late Wednesday night.
Sports betting passes Tennessee House of Representatives after debate over gambling The Tennessean
Legislation to legalize online sports betting in Tennessee passed Wednesday in the House of Representatives, despite a spirited debate from members worried ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
Say there’s no horse racing in Georgia? Check out these ties to Derby Atlanta Journal Constitution
With the first Saturday in May fast approaching, and tales of great good fortune populating every Churchill Downs barn where a Kentucky Derby horse stands, ...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Evening' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Evening" game were:
AP Analysis: Justice Dept. reversal could cost states $220M Virginian-Pilot
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A recent opinion by the U.S. Justice Department has put a handful of states in danger of losing at least $220 million in annual lottery profits.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Midday' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Midday" game were:
Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama Presented By Georgia Lottery Henry Herald
Georgia's Motoring Festival returns with more than 1000 cars and two days packed full of family fun at Atlanta Motor Speedway!
$2.3M lottery ticket sold in Georgia 11Alive.com WXIA
A convenience store in Cleveland, Georgia sold the winning ticket.
Winning numbers drawn in '5 Card Cash' game WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "5 Card Cash" game were:
Woodbury, Ga. businesses raided by GBI for Gambling Violations WRBL
On March 28, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Commercial Gambling Unit raided three business in Woodbury for gambling violations.
Who’s speaking at 2019 metro Atlanta commencement ceremonies? Atlanta Journal Constitution
Celebrities, politicians, Hawks legend are among 2019 commencement speakers. Here's a breakdown of some of the scheduled graduation speakers at various ...
Higher Education: Legislative and Budget Updates Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
The Senate Higher Education committee passed HB 218 and HB 444. HB 218 would extend the time that students have to earn HOPE after high school to ten ...
Georgia's FY 2020 Budget: Majority of New Spending Dedicated to $530 Million Teacher Pay Raise Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Georgia lawmakers gave final passage to the state's $27.5 billion budget for the 2020 fiscal year, beginning July 1, 2019. Built on the state's lowest estimate of ...
READERS WRITE: APRIL 24 Atlanta Journal Constitution
Surprise! The Georgia Board of Regents just announced tuition at Georgia universities is increasing (“Georgia college tuition increasing 2.5% in fall,” News, April ...
Is gambling a problem in Pa.? It's ranked among top 15 gambling-addicted states PennLive
U.S. consumers rack up more than $100 billion per year in gambling losses.
Georgia’s controversial bill to legalize oyster farming nears approval The New Food Economy
State lawmakers are attempting to jumpstart the local bivalve aquaculture industry—but not everybody is celebrating.
Georgia legislature: Advocates celebrate cannabis oil, HOPE victories Gainesville Times
Editor's note: All bills that passed the Georgia House and Senate must still be signed by Gov. Brian Kemp to become law. A bill also becomes law if the governor ...
Lottery bill status: How close are we now? CBS42.com
A crucial vote on an Alabama lottery could come later today in Montgomery. The full Senate is expected to vote on a bill that would limit a lottery to paper tickets.
Mercer Students to Compete for Inaugural Georgia InVenture Prize Mercer News
ATLANTA – A team of four Mercer University students will participate in the inaugural Georgia InVenture Prize competition, hosted by the Georgia Chamber of ...
Mega Millions ticket worth $10,000 sold in Augusta The Augusta Chronicle
One winning ticket worth $10000 was sold in Augusta for Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing.Winning numbers from the drawing were: 4-14-22-43-58 and the ...
Thinking of Going Off the Grid After Winning the Lottery? Not So Fast The New York Times
Some states allow the winners of large jackpots to remain anonymous, but is it ever possible to retain your privacy after a life-changing windfall?
If Hollywood Takes a Stand for Abortion Rights, the ‘Heartbeat Bill’ Could Cost Millions IndieWire
Last month, both branches of the Georgia Legislature passed the “Heartbeat Bill,” which would ban abortions after six weeks, or when a doctor can detect a ...
$1 million Powerball winner bought ticket in Columbia, but he's from Georgia WLTX.com
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Visiting family may be a good thing after all — it got this man a winning lottery ticket! A Georgia man is $1 million richer after matching five ...
Jamaica's Prime Minister Aims to Lure Georgia Trade Office Amid New Era of Growth GlobalAtlanta
In the map of Georgia's trade offices around the world, Jamaica's prime minister has noticed a glaring omission: the Caribbean. During a visit to Atlanta and ...
Family accused of obtaining Masters tickets with fake IDs: DOJ ABC News
The Justice Department has accused a Texas family of defrauding the Masters Tournament with fake ID's, addresses to sell tickets for.
Torpy at Large: Why the state can’t ruffle the city’s featherbedding Atlanta Journal Constitution
The AJC's Bill Torpy on abuse-of-power allegations against Atlanta City Hill, and why Georgia's politicians are in no position to criticize.
Is race at play in Atlanta airport takeover bid? Atlanta Journal Constitution
The Georgia Legislature's takeover bid of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport exposes familiar city-state divisions, with race chief among them.
Reeves' bill to limit state-funded dual enrollment tabled MDJOnline.com
As long as they meet the requirements of a participating college or technical school, Georgia high school students are able to take as many college courses as ...
What If Elite Colleges Switched To A Lottery For Admissions? Georgia Public Broadcasting
For the second time in as many years, the nation is in the midst of a frenzy over who gets to sleep in the extra-long twin beds at a tiny fraction of.
Authorities work to bring down middle Georgia theft ring wgxa.tv
BALDWIN Co. -- A Macon man was recently arrested as authorities from several law enforcement agencies are working to crack a major theft ring operating in ...
Georgia woman stole funds meant to assist disabled women, feds say Atlanta Journal Constitution
A DeKalb County woman was sentenced Tuesday to four months in prison for stealing tens of thousands of federal dollars meant to help disabled women and ...
Coverage of the Georgia Political Rewind The Arch Conservative
On April 8, the University of Georgia played host to the producers at Georgia Public Broadcasting's popular podcast series, Political Rewind, in which local ...
A Half-Billion Steps in the Right Direction for Public Schools Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
In the 2019 legislative session Georgia lawmakers committed over half a billion dollars to increase pay for teachers from Pre-K through 12th grade. Legislators ...
Gambling’s supporters change tactics at Georgia Legislature Atlanta Journal Constitution
Backers of various gambling efforts hope changes in leadership at the Georgia Capitol could lead to success. But they're also off to a slow start.
Effort to put casino question to Georgia voters sails through House panel Atlanta Journal Constitution
A day after getting the House speaker's tentative blessing, a proposal to ask Georgians if they believe the state should allow casino gambling could be headed ...
Lawmaker wants to tie casino vote to Georgia Lottery FOX 5 Atlanta
He has pushed for years to change state law to allow for casinos to come to Georgia, but his latest effort could spell the end of the state's lottery.
Credit Union of Georgia unveils new logo | Cobb Business Journal MDJOnline.com
Credit Union of Georgia, which has branches and ATMs in Cobb County, recently unveiled a new logo.
2019 NFL Mock Draft: Matt Miller's Final 7-Round Predictions Bleacher Report
The 2019 NFL draft is finally here. This Thursday night, 32 teams will enter their draft rooms and make selections, trades and decisions that will be the difference ...
Georgia Senate committee signs off on plan to add horse racing, expand gambling Chattanooga Times Free Press
A Georgia Senate committee signed off on a plan to bring horse racing to the state, another attempt in a five-year effort to expand gambling.
Fired for a felony, again for perjury. Meet the new police chief. USA TODAY
Police officers who committed misconduct not only kept their badges but became police chiefs, a USA TODAY Network investigation found.
Breakdown: Georgia's Casino Proposal Has No Specifics All On Georgia
A committee in the Georgia House of Representatives gave a stamp of approval on a measure that would allow casinos to operate in the peach state and the full ...
Horse Racing In Georgia? Maybe -- Place Your Bets Forbes
A bill that would sponsor horse racing in Georgia made it out of committee for the first time. They're at the gate.
Georgia Lottery: Powerball at near half-billion dollars during St. Patricks Day weekend Savannah Morning News
ATLANTA – Powerball is offering Georgia Lottery players lots o' green for St. Patrick's Day weekend. Saturday's Powerball jackpot is $495 million to a single ...
Georgia Lottery opens Concourse T location at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Journal Constitution
The Georgia Lottery opened a Concourse T location at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
Overview: 2020 Fiscal Year Budget for Lottery-Funded Programs Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Governor Brian Kemp's proposed 2020 budget includes an additional $47.7 million in lottery funds, bringing the total for Georgia's lottery-funded ...
Masters ticket scam could land family of alleged culprits 20 years in prison AOL
One Texas family's alleged attempt to profit off the exclusivity of the golf tournament could result in significant prison time.
New Georgia Push For Legalized Gambling Includes 3 Billion-Dollar Casino Resorts Bisnow
The push for casinos is seen by backers as last hope for full HOPE funding beyond 2028.
Alabama residents head to Georgia to buy Powerball lottery tickets AL.com
The Powerball, now at $550 million, drew hundreds of Alabamians across state lines to buy tickets Wednesday morning.
Georgia's Lottery: 'Reserving' a Big Prize for Education Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
The lottery has also amassed more than $1.1 billion in reserves. Half of the reserves are designated for use in case of a shortfall in lottery sales, but $600 million ...
Georgia Moves Towards Legal Sports Betting VegasSlotsOnline
Traditionally conservative on gambling, Georgia is now considering a House Resolution to legalize resort casinos and sports betting.
Georgia Lottery reaches $20 billion raised for education WALB
ATLANTA, GA (WALB) - The Georgia Lottery Corp. announced that it has transferred a total of $20 billion for education to the state of Georgia since the lottery's ...
Georgia Lawmakers can Maximize Lottery Effectiveness Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
The Georgia Lottery is intended to support a more educated Georgia where everyone gets a good early start to their education and an affordable path to a ...
Gambling, guns and taxes fall short in Georgia General Assembly Atlanta Journal Constitution
Bills dealing with casinos, religious liberty and gun control are unlikely to become law this year in Georgia.
Here's where 10 winning Georgia Lottery jackpot tickets were recently sold Atlanta Business Chronicle
Georgia Lottery officials on Tuesday announced Georgia's big jackpot games have soared past a combined $1 billion.
Georgia Lottery has new Atlanta United ticket with winnings up to $30K Atlanta Journal Constitution
The Georgia Lottery and Atlanta United have partnered to create a collector's edition scratcher, an instant game worth up to $30000.
How and where to play Mega Millions in Georgia Atlanta Journal Constitution
Here's how to get in on the game, which is the largest in Mega Millions history.
Georgia Lottery advises players to beware of Scratchers scam MDJOnline.com
Georgia Lottery Corp. officials are reminding consumers to purchase lottery tickets only from authorized lottery retailers to avoid a Scratchers scam.
20 Mega Millions tickets worth $10K sold in Georgia WSB Atlanta
Twenty people who bought Mega Millions tickets in Georgia are waking up $10000 richer today!
Georgia Lottery: Wednesdays Powerball jackpot up to $322 million Savannah Morning News
Wednesday's Powerball jackpot has rolled to an estimated $322 million to a single annuity winner.The Powerball jackpot has grown since Dec. 29 and has ...
Overview of Georgia's 2020 Fiscal Year Budget Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
Gov. Kemp submitted a proposed $27.5 billion budget to the General Assembly for Georgia's 2020 fiscal year.
We have a winner! $1.6 billion Mega Millions ticket sold in South Carolina WSB Atlanta
ATLANTA - There is at least one person waking up a new billionaire this morning. One winning $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot ticket was sold in Simpsonville, ...
VERIFY: Is HOPE Scholarship getting all the money it should? 11Alive.com WXIA
ATLANTA — QUESTION. "I heard that the Georgia lottery gives money, contributes money that's supposed to Be going to the HOPE scholarship, but there is a ...
Poll: Should Georgia (and intown Atlanta) welcome multi-billion-dollar casinos? Curbed Atlanta
A Georgia lawmaker wants to bring three massive, Vegas-style hotel complexes to the Peach State.
Check your numbers! Georgia winners have yet to claim $200,000 Powerball prizes WJCL News
While there's no winner in the ever growing Powerball jackpot, now at about $750 million, Georgia was lucky in Saturday's drawing.
$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Jackson, Georgia 11Alive.com WXIA
JACKSON, Ga. — Someone in Georgia is $1 million richer, after winning the Powerball jackpot on Feb. 27. The lucky ticket was sold at a Superette gas station ...
A casino in Augusta? Gov. Brian Kemp says won't stand in the way of GA casinos WRDW-TV
Georgia could be inching closer to a plan to legalize gambling. The governor says even though he doesn't love the idea, he won't stand in the way. Governor ...
Are Georgia casinos worth the gamble for education? Atlanta Journal Constitution
Other than my daily commute on I-285, I'm not fond of gambling. Or am I?
Georgia Lottery Launches Gift Cards at Kroger American Inno
The leaders at Linq3, an Atlanta-based tech and software company with a specific interest in lottery and gaming, believe they have a solution that will not only ...
Get A Grip: The Week In Sports Betting: Maryland, South Dakota, And More Sports Handle
A tour through the week that was with legal sports betting developments all over the country -- from Maryland to Dakotas to Michigan, beyond.
GBI: Cartersville store illegally paid cash to amusement machine winners MDJOnline.com
State and county police charged three people Tuesday, March 19, after they found evidence a Cartersville retailer was giving illegal cash payouts to amusement ...
Casino Resolution Passes Georgia House Committee Flushdraw
A Georgia House Committee has passed a Resolution to allow residents of the state to vote on whether or not they want casino gambling legalized.
Official: $1B Mega Millions jackpot will impact education payouts Atlanta Journal Constitution
Georgia Lottery officials said Friday's $1 billion jackpot — the first of its kind for Mega Millions — is a big deal toward surpassing the $1.1 billion the Georgia ...
Georgia Casino Backers, Landowners Bust In State Legislature's Crossover Day Bisnow
Backers plan to ante up in next year's state legislative session.
$10K lottery tickets sold In Cobb, Atlanta Atlanta Journal Constitution
Two people became $10000 richer Friday, as two Mega Millions tickets each worth that much were sold at convenience stores in Cobb County and Atlanta.
Stacey Evans: Georgia ought to tap lottery reserves to help students. Atlanta Journal Constitution
As a candidate for governor, Stacey Evans argued Georgia ought to provide more affordable post-secondary opportunities for students. WIth a new analysis ...
Who Won The Lottery? Georgia Now Among States That Allow Winners' Secrecy WABE 90.1 FM
Like the location of Jimmy Hoffa's body, the secret formula for Coca-Cola and the possibility of aliens in outer space, the identity of the winner of the ...
Convenience-mart ‘casino’ near Macon murder site among stores raided in gambling bust The Telegraph
Raids on Wednesday at midstate convenience stores where gaming machines were allegedly big business include a Macon mart that was the scene of an April ...
Wednesday's Powerball jackpot springs forward to $550 million 11Alive.com WXIA
ATLANTA — Wednesday's Powerball jackpot has bloomed on the first day of spring – to $550 million. The jackpot has grown since Dec. 29 and has rolled 23 ...
Georgia Lottery transfers more than $1.14B to education MDJOnline.com
Gov. Nathan Deal on Thursday announced that the Georgia Lottery Corp. transferred its fiscal year 2018 profits, a total of $1143514000, to the State Treasury's ...
Proposed bill would create lottery game to help homeless veterans WALB
A proposed bill in the Georgia House of Representatives could soon help homeless military veterans.
DeKalb librarian wins $25K in Georgia Lottery cash giveaway Atlanta Journal Constitution
DeKalb County librarian Thomas Fisher won $25000 in a Georgia Lottery cash giveaway.
Sports Betting Legislative Lasso: Southern States Saddling Up Legal Sports Report
More than 100 individual sports betting bills are filed across 31 US states, including two new additions in the South this past week.
Dublin businesses raided for gambling violations 41 NBC News
DUBLIN, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Two businesses in Dublin were raided Monday after evidence of illegal cash payouts from gambling machines. The GBI's ...
Lottery announces winning tickets sold in Cobb County MDJOnline.com
As Wednesday's Powerball jackpot grew to an estimated $282 million and Friday's Mega Millions jackpot has grown to an estimated $224 million, the Georgia ...
More details emerge from Bartow gambling bust Daily Tribune News
The Marathon-branded gas station at 2320 Highway 411 NE was raided by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force ...
Georgia's Top 10 government stories of 2018 Atlanta Business Chronicle
A recap of the year's top government stories throughout the state.
It could soon be legal to harvest oysters in Georgia—but why is the proposed law so murky? Atlanta Magazine
Georgia's oyster industry is primed for a comeback. Over the past five years, shellfishermen, scientists, and environmentalists have collaborated on the best way ...
Greenbrier theater department receives check from Georgia Lottery The Augusta Chronicle
Hide caption. Greenbrier High School theater teacher Steven Hansen accepted an oversized check in the amount of $1,000 on March 14. The theater ...
$20 Billion for education raised by Georgia Lottery WJBF-TV
Not only is Georgia setting voting milestones-- the Peach State setting a milestone for education funding.
Deal gave Georgia authority heads ‘golden parachute’ contracts last year Atlanta Journal Constitution
The long-term deals gave hefty payouts for termination without cause to some of the highest-paid officials in Georgia's state government.