View Mobile Site

Record-breaking $9.6 million Jumbo Bucks Lotto ticket sold in Covington

February 9, 2017 10:45 a.m.
/

A Covington convenience store has sold the largest Jumbo Bucks Lotto jackpot ticket in Georgia Lottery history. A winning ticket worth a record $9.6 million was sold for the Feb. 6 Jumbo Bucks Lotto drawing.

Golden Pantry #0026, 3538 Salem Road, Covington, sold the winning ticket.

The winning numbers from the Feb. 6 Jumbo Bucks Lotto drawing were: 2-6-10-18-22-33.

Twelve players around the state each won the game’s $500 second prize in Monday’s drawing. In addition, 5,693 players won a total of $43,450 in prizes.

Jumbo Bucks Lotto is a draw game available exclusively in Georgia. The game combines a classic lotto draw game with an instant-win component.

Drawings are held at 11 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays.

The jackpot for Thursday’s Jumbo Bucks Lotto drawing is an estimated $1 million.

For more information about Jumbo Bucks Lotto, visit www.galottery.com.

Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $18.1 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 1.4 million 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.

CovNews Comments

You must be logged in to post comments.
http://beta.covnews.com/ encourages readers to interact with one another. We will not edit your comments, but we reserve the right to delete any inappropriate responses.

To report offensive or inappropriate comments, contact our editor.

The comments below are from readers of http://beta.covnews.com/ and do not necessarily represent the views of The Covington News or Morris Multimedia.

No comments have been posted. Log in or Register to post a comment.

Please wait ...