2 winning tickets sold at East Lanier Avenue stores so far this month —
One ticket sold in Fayetteville split half of a $176,778 jackpot prize in Thursday night’s Fantasy 5 drawing.
The second ticket was purchased in Conyers.
Winning numbers from the Aug. 22 Fantasy 5 drawing were: 2-6-32-34-37.
The winning ticket was purchased at Flash Foods #244, located at 340 E. Lanier Ave.
A winner has not come forward to claim the prize yet.
Fantasy 5 winners have 180 days from the draw date to claim prizes.
This marks the second time this month that stores on East Lanier Avenue in Fayetteville have produced a winning ticket in the Georgia Lottery.
One winning Powerball ticket worth $2 million was sold Aug. 7 at the Exxon Fayetteville Food Mart, located at 775 E. Lanier Ave. That winner — who remains anonymous — picked up the loot the next day.
Fantasy 5 tickets can be purchased at Georgia Lottery retailers statewide. Georgia residents also can purchase tickets via the Georgia Lottery app or online at www.galottery.com.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $21 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.
For more information on the Georgia Lottery Corp., visit www.galottery.com.