Powerball

Do you have lottery fever? Tuesday night is the big drawing for the Mega Millions Lottery. The jackpot is currently $654 million and could rise, it’s just $2 million shy of the record. Meanwhile, the Powerball jackpot for Wednesday has rolled to an estimated annuity of $345 million. Together, the two jackpots are just shy […]

There was no grand prize winner in the latest drawing on Saturday, which means one of the nation’s largest lottery jackpot will continue to grow. The new jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing is $650 million, its he third-largest jackpot in U.S. history. So what are you chances of winning big? The lottery estimates there’s a one […]

Two major lottery jackpots are both worth more than 300 million dollars. The Mega-Million drawing is tonight and worth an estimated 393 million dollars. The Powerball jackpot drawing is tomorrow and is worth an estimated 356 million dollars. Playing the lottery? Here are some things you need to know 1) Make sure you sign the […]

Are you thinking of joining a lottery pool or going it alone in the estimated jackpot for tonight’s drawing? The jackpot has reached $403 million making it the tenth largest in Powerball history. The lucky player who matches all six numbers, can choose to take their winnings either in a lump sum cash payment of […]

Well, now we know who had one of the $2 million Powerball tickets in North Carolina. Six pharmaceutical company workers in Morrisville pooled their funds to purchase tickets for the $1.5 billion jackpot. The winners were Suzanne Burgess, Oliver Crichton Jr., Anthony Singson, Martha Chavis, Lisa Pacitti and Kathlee Roberto according to WNCN. The six claimed […]

Marie Holmes, the North Carolina mom who won a $188 million Powerball lottery jackpot last year and has spent millions bailing her boyfriend out of jail, now has legal challenges of her own.

Members of Run-D.M.C., known for hits like “Walk This Way” and “My Adidas,” will make history as the first hip-hop artists to receive the award.

Well, someone in North Carolina got rich yesterday! A $2 million ticket was sold at a Harris Teeter on Fayetteville Road in Raleigh. Another ticket worth $2 million was sold at a Food Mart Express on Spring Avenue in Spring Lake. These tickets had 5 numbers correct, but not the Powerball number. According to WRAL, […]

As of today, the Powerball jackpot is $1.5 billion. That’s a huge jackpot with a tiny problem. The jackpot won’t fit on the lottery signs. According to The Washington Post, most lottery signs can hold up to a 3-digit jackpots. So, many signs are stuck at reading $999 million.              

Although the odds of winning are 1 in 292.2 million, people are flocking to local stores vying for a chance to win the prize.

As the Powerball jackpot prize grows to an all-time U.S. record of $700 million, it’s important to remember that all that glitters is not gold.

Griffey was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. He hit another milestone by having the highest voting percentage ever.