FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A lucky great grandmother in Forsyth won $150,000 after playing the Georgia Lottery.
61-year old Corine Singleton purchased the new instant game “15X The Money” at Express Food Mart on North Lee Street in Forsyth and won the top prize.
“I went in and bought two, and I won,” Singleton stated in a news release. “The clerk looked at the ticket, and I couldn’t believe it.” Singleton said she is going to get an air conditioner.
The Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $15 billion to the state for education. The profits go to educational programs including Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship Program and Georgia’s Pre-K Program.