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Tuesday Mega Millions drawing for more than 150 Million Dollars

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February 12, 2008

Albany -- Lots of people are buying lottery tickets across Georgia , with another huge jackpot at stake in the Mega Millions Drawing Tuesday.   

A single annuity winner would get 150 million dollars  in the Mega Millions drawing, if they match all five white balls along with the Mega Ball number.

Stores say their sales of lottery tickets will skyrocket tonight as people jump into the drawing for a buck. Tim Drawdy, a clerk at Woodall's Convenience store said "I guess everybody wants to be rich."

 If there is one single annuity winner for the 150 million dollar jackpot Tuesday, they would get approximately 5.7 million dollars a year for 26 years. 

 If the winner takes the cash option, that would get them a single check for 92 million dollars.

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