Georgia Vendors see Jump in Lottery Ticket Sales

By: Jessica Leicht Email
By: Jessica Leicht Email

The Mega-Millions lottery jackpot is nearing $300 million.
This year the Powerball jackpot has passed the $300 million mark 4 times.
The Mega-Millions jackpot on Friday's drawing will be an estimated $291 million.
Gas stations in Georgia are feeling the frenzy.
"It's doing pretty well, when the jackpot was high its doing good. Usually people buy a couple of tickets," Shell Owner Nilesh Patel said.
Patel says most of the people trying their luck are coming from Alabama.

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