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Mableton Gas Station Sells the Winning $116million Powerball Ticket

Atlanta, GA--  There are 116 million reasons why someone’s week is off to a great start. One ticket matched all six numbers in Saturday’s $116 million Powerball drawing.

Heby’s Shell, located at 4360 Floyd Road in Mableton, Ga., sold the winning jackpot ticket.

Winning numbers were: 1-18-37-39-44 and the Powerball was 13.

The jackpot value increased to $116 million from an advertised $112 million after final ticket sales were tallied.

Powerball offers two payment options: the jackpot prize paid over 29 years in 30 graduated payments or the cash option, which is approximately $63 million.

In Georgia, Powerball winners have 180 days from the draw date to claim prizes.

Any Georgia Lottery retailer who sells a winning Powerball jackpot ticket can earn the $25,000 retailer incentive bonus payment.

Andrew Young Honored by Chattahoochee Tech Foundation

ATLANTA -- Former mayor of Atlanta, Ambassador Andrew Young, will be honored by the Chattahoochee Tech Foundation at this year's Legacy Awards luncheon.

The Legacy Awards luncheon has been held annually since 2005. Foundation trustees nominate and select an honoree based on that person's establishment of a positive lifetime legacy that has benefited the local, regional, state or national/international community.

Past honorees include Vince Dooley, Roy Barnes, Johnny Isakson, Conley Ingram, Bill Kinney, Truett Cathy and Betty Siegel.

The Legacy Awards luncheon will take place at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel (2450 Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, 30339) on Thursday, Oct. 7 at 11:00 a.m.

For more information, please contact Rebecca Long either via email or at 770-529-2319.

Mableton Farmer's Market, EXTENDED Through 10/14/10

Thursdays    9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The market has recently been extended thru October 14, 2010

Mable House Arts Complex
5239 Floyd Rd, Mableton, GA 30126

Mingle with neighbors and friends right in the heart of Mableton while you purchase from a selection of fresh fruits
and vegetables grown in Georgia.

Many vendors accept Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Vouchers.

For more information, contact the Market Coordinator at 404-463-3125 or cmayerik@atlantaregional.com

The Farmers Market is made possible through a partnership between Cobb County Parks, Recreation
and Cultural Affairs, Cobb Public Health’s We Can! In Cobb program, and Lifelong Mableton.