Jackpot Grows 1/19

Jackpot Rolls Over: January 20, 2016 – Nobody was able to match all six numbers in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, resulting in an estimated $39 million jackpot for the next drawing. The winning Mega Millions numbers were 2, 17, 31, 39, 47 and the Mega Ball was 9. The Megaplier drawn Tuesday was 2x, so winning tickets with the Megaplier option added are worth two times their normal prize value. There were two second prize winners taking home $1,000,000 Tuesday night. Those new millionaires are from Michigan and New York. Twenty-nine players matched four of the five white balls and the Mega Ball to win third prizes, and three of those players won with Megaplier. Those three winners will each receive $10,000 prizes while the other twenty-six prize winners will receive the normal $5,000 prize. Overall, more than a million Mega Millions players became winners Tuesday night, scoring more than $4.2 million in prize money. The next drawing will be held Friday night at 11 p.m. ET, and the estimated $39 million annuity jackpot carries with it a $24 million cash...

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The Weekend Recap!

Jan. 18, 2016 — Happy Monday folks! We hope you had a great weekend. Both jackpots from each game rose a bit over the weekend, getting us back on track for another huge jackpot.   No one was able to match all six numbers for Powerball’s grand prize, which bumped the jackpot up to an estimated $50 million. There were however 3 states that had match five winners: New York, Pennsylvania and Arizona. The winner in Arizona selected the Power Play option to double their winnings to $2 million. In addition, there were just under a million Powerball players that took home non-jackpot prizes, together winning a total of about $10 million. The winning Powerball numbers for the January 16, 2016 drawing are: 3 – 51 – 52 – 61 – 64 Powerball: 6 Power Play: 2x   Mega Millions also rolled over this weekend as no one matched all six numbers in Friday’s drawing. The next jackpot is an estimated $30 million. There was, however, one new millionaire from Oregon! Lots of players were lucky enough to take home non-jackpot prizes this weekend, as there were just under one and a half million players who were able to match a winning combination of numbers. The winning Mega Millions numbers for the January 15, 2016 drawing are: 29 – 41 – 53 – 54 – 70 Megaball: 12 Megaplier: 2x   Congratulations to all of this weekend’s winners.  Grab your ticket for this week’s drawings, starting Tuesday (January 19, 2016) with Mega Millions. Remember – you can’t win if you don’t...

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Incredible Powerball Jackpot Finally Won!!!!

Jackpot Rolls Over: Jan. 14, 2015 – My oh my!! What a run! Three incredibly lucky people have won the $1.6 BILLION Powerball jackpot! Those folks, from California, Florida and Tennessee are sure to be among the happiest people on this day! The winning Powerball numbers were 4, 8, 19, 27, 34 and the Powerball was 10. The Power Play Multiplier drawn Wednesday was 2x, so winning tickets with the Power Play option added are worth two times their normal prize value. In addition to the incredible jackpot win there were several tickets sold Arizona, California,­ Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virgina that matched all five white numbers for a million dollars each Wednesday night. The players from Arizona, Florida, Iowa, North Carolina, New Jersey, Texas and Tennessee chose the power play option to double their initial winnings to TWO million dollars! Eight hundred and twenty-seven players matched four of the white balls and the Powerball to win third prizes Wednesday night, and one hundred and seven of those players won with Power Play.  The Powerplayers will receive a $100,000 prize while the other seven hundred and fourteen third prizewinners will receive the normal $50,000 prize. Overall, more than 26 million Powerball players became winners Wednesday night, scoring more than $273 million in prize money. Wow, what an incredible game! Well folks, I’m looking forward to the next run. Hopefully this time we can get to 2 billion dollars!! Good luck and remember, you can’t win if you don’t play. The next drawing will be held Saturday night at 11 p.m., and the estimated $40 million annuity jackpot carries with it a $24.8 million cash value. Click here to see how late you can buy Powerball tickets in your...

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Jackpot Grows 1.12

Jackpot Rolls Over: January 13, 2015 – Nobody was able to match all six numbers in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, so the jackpot prize rolled over again, reaching an estimated $22 million for Friday night’s drawing. The winning Mega Millions numbers were 15, 27, 29, 31, 48 and the Mega Ball was 15 The Megaplier drawn Tuesday was 4x, so winning tickets with the Megaplier option added are worth four times their normal prize value. Forty-four players matched four of the five white balls and the Mega Ball to win third prizes Tuesday night, and seven of those players won with Megaplier.  Those seven winners will each receive $20,000 prizes while the other thirty-seven prizewinners will receive the normal $5,000 prize. Overall, more than 1.6 million Mega Millions players became winners Tuesday night, scoring more than $4.1 million in prize money. The next drawing will be held Friday night at 11 p.m., and the estimated $22 million annuity jackpot carries with it a $13 million cash value. Click here to see how late you can buy Mega Millions tickets in your...

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One down, one to go! Weekend Recap 1.8 – 1.9

Jan. 11, 2016 — Whew!!! How about those jackpots huh? Somebody went home $165 million dollars richer after winning the Mega Millions jackpot and Powerball’s jackpot is now higher than it ever has been in the history of the lottery. It’s a good time to be alive folks. Here’s a bit more information from this weekend’s games.. No one was able to match all six numbers for Powerball’s grand prize, which bumped the jackpot up to a staggering $1.4 BILLION dollars. More than 18 million Powerball players took home prizes, together winning a total of about $159 million in non-jackpot prize money! So there are a lot of happy campers out there. As I mentioned earlier, Friday’s drawing produced a jackpot winner. The new jackpot has an estimated annuity value of $15 million, and carries with it a $9 million cash option. While there were no jackpot winners, lots of players were lucky enough to take home non-jackpot prizes this weekend. There was just over two and a half million more players who were able to match a winning combination of numbers. Congratulations to all of this weekend’s winners.  Powerball and Mega Millions continue this week, starting Tuesday (January 12, 2015) with Mega Millions. Remember – you can’t win if you don’t...

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