Louisiana Lottery Corporation

David Blake
January 03, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Dreams of instant riches are likely to abound tonight with a very large Powerball jackpot on the line. The estimated Powerball jackpot has climbed to $460 million, making it the nation's tenth-largest lottery prize. Louisiana Lottery spokesman Dustin Annison says we had a big winner not that long...
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December 24, 2017 - 12:03 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ People who play the lottery in Louisiana won't be able to on Christmas Day. The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says there will be no Pick 3 or Pick 4 drawings on Monday in accordance with lottery policy. Drawings for Louisiana-based games are also suspended on Easter. Tickets...
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November 02, 2017 - 8:59 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Time is running short for the person holding a $5,000 winning Louisiana lottery ticket to get the prize. The Louisiana Lottery Corp. said Thursday that no one has stepped up to claim the Mega Millions prize won during a June 9 drawing. That winning lottery ticket was...
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October 31, 2017 - 8:09 pm
HAMMOND, La. (AP) _ A convenience store clerk in Tangipahoa Parish is accused of stealing $21,000 worth of Louisiana Lottery tickets over the past four months, and cashing in $3,000 in winnings. The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office says 41-year-old Charish Granier Watson, of Hammond, was arrested...
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Jim Hanzo
October 26, 2017 - 9:30 am
Lottery officials, a winning ticket in the Powerball jackpot worth more than $191 million was sold in Louisiana. The winning ticket from the Wednesday night drawing, was sold in Eunice in St. Landry Parish, matching 5 numbers along with the Powerball, according to WWL-TV. Winning numbers were 18-22...
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September 14, 2017 - 3:19 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Just one day before her 26th birthday, a Louisiana mother of three became the state's newest millionaire. The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says Sarah Hebert, of Jennings, on Sept. 5 cashed in a $2 million Powerball ticket that was bought for the Aug. 23 drawing, which had a...
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August 18, 2017 - 12:49 pm
The Powerball jackpot is up to $535 million since no one matched all the numbers in the drawing Wednesday night. Louisiana Lottery spokesperson Dustin Annison says this is the fifth largest jackpot in the history of the game. “It’s very exciting. This is the first time it’s been over $500 million...
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August 10, 2017 - 10:56 am
(WWL.com) Despite a slight decrease in revenue, the Louisiana Lottery reported its third best year ever. Lottery spokesperson Dustin Annison says the corporation brought in nearly $455 million in revenue for the 2017 fiscal year. “Only behind last year when we had the $1.6 billion record Powerball...
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