A convenience store in Americus sold a winning ticket worth $1,500,000 from the Georgia Lottery’s Max-A-Million scratcher.
The ticket was purchased at Shakti Food Mart, located at 137 S. Lee St. in Americus.
The winner claimed the prize at the Georgia Lottery’s Columbus District Office.
The Max-A-Million instant game offers players chances to win $1,500,000 top prizes, $10,000 second prizes and many other great prizes.
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A diesel spill near Hall Road and Highway 319 has prompted an evacuation at a Thomas County elementary school.
Dozens of homes around the Tyson Foods chicken plant on Industrial Park Blvd have been evacuated after a chemical fire at the plant began around 10 Wednesday night.
One person is hospitalized after a crash sent a car overturning several times in Albany. It happened around 2:30 Thursday morning at Dennis Homes off Newton Road.
Students at Garrison Pilcher Elementary School had a powerful facetime chat with one of their classmates for the first time since she started treatment for leukemia in Atlanta.
A Thomas County teacher is being recognized this week as one of the top-ranked teachers in the state.