Colquitt man wins $150K in the lottery

Colquitt man wins $150K in the lottery

DONALSONVILLE, GA (WALB) - A Georgia Lottery instant ticket with stellar prize was sold recently in Donalsonville. Fast Trip #0002, located at 401 W. Third St., sold a winning ticket with a $150,000 top prize from the instant game Giant Jumbo Bucks.

The winner, Casey Spence of Colquitt, claimed his prize March 5 at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Tifton.

Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $16 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 1.7 million students have received HOPE, and more than 1.3 million 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.

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