Powerball

April 12, 2018 - 8:36 pm
For the second time in the last five months, an Acadiana area family has claimed a Powerball jackpot. A tax attorney representing the Moore Family Trust out of Lafayette brought their 56-million dollar ticket from the March 24th drawing to Louisiana Lottery headquarters. Lottery spokesperson Kim...
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March 26, 2018 - 3:47 pm
For the second time in five months, a winning Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Louisiana. The 55-million-dollar winning ticket from Saturday’s drawing was sold at Tigers Touch Down 2 in Lafayette. Louisiana Lottery spokesperson Kimberly Chopin says Louisiana Powerball players are on a hot...
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March 18, 2018 - 1:28 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) _ If you bought a Powerball ticket in Pennsylvania for Saturday's drawing, you may be holding a piece of paper worth $457 million. Powerball officials say a single winning ticket was sold in Pennsylvania that matches all of the winning numbers: 22-57-59-60-66 and Powerball 7...
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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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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 06, 2018 - 1:22 am
One player matched all of the numbers to win the $450 million Mega Millions jackpot Friday night. "It will be a very Happy New Year for a lucky Mega Millions ticket holder in Florida," according to a news release. "A single ticket sold in the state matched all six numbers drawn Friday night. The...
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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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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 04, 2018 - 6:47 am
No one matched all of the numbers to win the Powerball jackpot Wednesday night, so the big prize climbs to more than half a billion dollars. Lottery officials say the estimated Saturday jackpot will be $550 million. There were three tickets sold in the state worth at least $50,000. Two got 4...
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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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December 12, 2017 - 4:15 pm
Michelle Southern reporting An attorney from Lafayette has claimed the $191.1 million dollar Powerball prize on behalf of a three-member family partnership from the winning ticket in the October 25th drawing sold in Eunice. Louisiana Lottery spokeswoman Kimberly Chopin says the group opted for the...
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