ATLANTA – A winning ticket worth $10,000 was sold in Carrollton for the Dec. 22 Mega Millions drawing.
Sandhill BP, located at 3571 Carrollton Villa Rica Highway, sold the winning ticket.
Winning numbers from the Dec. 22 Mega Millions drawing were: 1-20-30-33-42 and the Mega Ball was 16.
A winner has not come forward yet. Mega Millions winners in Georgia have 180 days from the draw date to claim prizes.
Tuesday’s Mega Millions jackpot is an estimated $277 million to a single annuity winner.
It only takes $2 to play Mega Millions for a chance to win big. Players can multiply prizes with the Megaplier option for an additional $1 per play. The new optional $3 wager Just the Jackpot allows players to receive two entries for a chance to win the game’s jackpot prize only.
As with all other Georgia Lottery games, proceeds from Mega Millions will benefit education in the state of Georgia.
Since its first year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. has returned more than $19 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.