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Adel man wins $30K on a scratch-off

Jeffrey Chandler of Adel, didn't know he was about to get lucky when he bought a Cashworld VII instant ticket at the Adel Mega Mart, at 100 N. Hutchinson Avenue, but that's just what happened.

Chandler scored big when he found that he had won the $30,000 top prize.

He claimed his prize June 15 at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Tifton.

Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $16.2 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.

For more information on the Georgia Lottery Corp., please visit:

www.galottery.com and www.lotterybenefitsgeorgians.com

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