ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A convenience store in Dawson sold a top prize ticket worth $375,000 from the Georgia Lottery's Black and Gold scratcher.
The ticket was purchased at Fast Track, located at 1066 Forrester Drive SE in Dawson.
The winner claimed the prize Monday at the Georgia Lottery headquarters.
The Black and Gold instant game offers players a top prize of $375,000, a second prize of $10,000 and many other prizes.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $19.2 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 1.8 million students have received HOPE, and more than 1.6 million 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.