$50,000 winning Powerball ticket sold in Georgia, jackpot grows to $747 million

FLOYD COUNTY, Ga. — Someone is $50,000 richer after Saturday’s Powerball drawing. No one walked away with the big prize, pushing the overall jackpot to an estimated $747 million.

The $50,000 ticket was sold for Saturday’s drawing at the Fast Trip on Alabama Hwy. in Rome.

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No one has won the grand prize since November 2022. The odds of winning the grand prize are 1 in 292,201,338. The odds of winning $1 million are 1 in 11,688,053 and the odds of winning $50,000 are 1 in 913,129.

If you do win the jackpot or any other lottery prize, how do you claim your winnings in Georgia?


Georgia Lottery says any prizes less than $600 can be claimed at any of its retailers; however, prizes over $600 must be claimed at the lottery headquarters or district offices or mailed for the payment.

Winners of prizes more than $600 must fill out a winner claim form and have a valid government-issued photo ID with a social security card.

You can watch the Powerball drawing live on Channel 2 every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday before WSB Tonight at 11:00.

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