A winning Fantasy 5 ticket worth more than a half-million dollars was sold in Jefferson. Country Corner Texaco, located at 2715 Highway 124 W., sold a winning Fantasy 5 ticket worth $537,030 from the May 3 drawing.
The winner is Ronald Peavy of Hoschton, who claimed his prize at Georgia Lottery headquarters in Atlanta.
Winning numbers from the May 3 Fantasy 5 drawing were: 6-12-21-29-34.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $15.3 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 1.6 million students have received HOPE, and more than 1.3 million 4-year-olds have attended the statewide, voluntary prekindergarten program.