January 07, 2018 - 6:33 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It’s been a billion-dollar lottery weekend after a lone Powerball ticket sold in New Hampshire matched all six numbers and will claim a $570 million jackpot, one day after another single ticket sold in Florida nabbed a $450 million Mega Millions grand prize. The New...
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January 05, 2018 - 7:56 am
(WWL.com) -- Saturday's Powerball jackpot and tonight's Mega Millions drawing are some of the largest jackpots in the history of the multi-state lottery games. Louisiana Lottery spokesman Dustin Annison says a lot of money is on the line this weekend. Friday night's Mega Millions jackpot currently...
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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 29, 2017 - 8:54 am
(WWL.com) -- The multi-state Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries are sitting at combined jackpots of $690 million for the drawings that start tonight. Mega Millions, drawing Friday night, sits at $306 million, while Saturday night’s Powerball drawing is at $384 million. Louisiana lottery...
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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 24, 2017 - 5:41 pm
(WWL.com) -- A southwest Louisiana mother of four is now a millionaire after winning $2 million in the Powerball. The woman works as an assistant manager at the Tiger Mart in Lake Arthur. Store manager April Lemaire says if anyone deserves to win, it’s her. “She is just an awesome person. She has...
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