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  There were no jackpot winners Saturday, but 406,191 players across the nation won more than $5.4 Million in prizes in America's Game. Click here to see the winning numbers.  
   
 
NW IOWA MAN WINS $30,000 POWERBALL® PRIZE
A northwest Iowa man checked his Powerball ticket on the lottery's website and had a tough time believing what he saw.

"Just happened to be on the computer one day and I looked on the (lottery's) website and figured, 'I got that number, I got that number, I got that number,'" David Miller of Sergeant Bluff said. "And then I had to check it about a hundred times because I didn't believe it."

Miller, 70, matched four white balls and the Powerball in the Nov. 8 drawing to win a $10,000 prize. And since he added the Power Play® to his purchase for an extra dollar, his prize tripled to $30,000.

The winning numbers in that night's $202.6 million jackpot drawing were: 9-19-33-38-54 and Powerball 15. The Power Play number was 3. One ticket sold in Missouri won the jackpot in that drawing. Saturday's jackpot is an estimated $70 million.

Miller purchased his winning ticket at Sergeant Bluff Pump N Pak, 200 First St. in Sergeant Bluff. He claimed his prize Tuesday at the lottery's regional office in Council Bluffs.

Miller, who works for American Family Insurance®, said he plans to save a majority of his winnings.
   
  Nov. 22: Jackpot at $70 Million; Rolling to $80 Million
The Saturday, November 22nd jackpot was at its guaranteed $70 million and will be rolling to $80 Million for the next draw. The winning numbers: White Balls: 23 49 53 54 57, Powerball: 35, Power Play 2. There was one ticket that won the $1 Million Match 5 prize. It was from the State of FL. There was one ticket that added the Power Play to win $2 million. It was from PR. There were 406,191 tickets that won over $5.4 million in cash prizes. Detailed winning information can be found here.
   
  Nov. 19: Jackpot at $60 Million; Rolling to $70 Million
The Wednesday, November 19th jackpot was at its guaranteed $60 million and will be rolling to $70 Million for the next draw. The winning numbers: White Balls: 06 36 38 48 51, Powerball: 17, Power Play 2. There was one ticket that won the Match 5 prize. It was from the State of CA. There were no tickets that added the Power Play to win $2 million. There were 360,140 tickets that won over $3.1 million in cash prizes. Detailed winning information can be found here.
   
 
Dallas Woman Claims $202.6 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in St. Louis
A Dallas, Texas, woman has claimed the Missouri Lottery's fifth-largest jackpot prize worth $202.6 million. Marilyn Boldon bought her winning Powerball ticket for the Nov. 8 drawing at Gateway Newstands, 1820 Market St. in St. Louis, within Union Station.
   
  Nov. 15: Jackpot at $50 Million; Rolling to $60 Million
The Saturday, November 15th jackpot was at its guaranteed $50 million and will be rolling to $60 Million for the next draw. The winning numbers: White Balls: 13 16 33 35 51, Powerball: 28, Power Play 2. There were two tickets that won the $1 Million Match 5 prize, except in CA where prizes are required to be pari-mutuel, and could pay more or less than $1 Million. They were from CA and WA. There were no tickets that added the Power Play to win $2 million. There were 368,438 tickets that won over $4.2 million in cash prizes. Detailed winning information can be found here.
   
 
$10,000 PowerBall® Ticket Claimed
Burton Goldstein of North Providence didn't wait long to claim the $10,000 PowerBall® prize from Wednesday night's drawing. He discovered he won last night when he checked the drawing results on his computer and saw the numbers on his Quick Pick ticket matched every number drawn except for the first number. He said he immediately grabbed his car keys and went straight to the nearby Stop & Shop at 1128 Mineral Spring Ave., in North Providence, where he bought the ticket, to confirm the win. According to Goldstein, the win came at the perfect time as he and his wife are planning to take a trip to Florida soon.
   
  Nov. 12: Jackpot at $40 Million; Rolling to $50 Million; 2 more millionaires, for a total of 1,272!!
The Wednesday, November 12th jackpot was at its guaranteed $40 million and will be rolling to $50 Million for the next draw. The winning numbers: White Balls: 37 39 51 52 55, Powerball: 11, Power Play 3. There was one ticket that won the $1 Million Match 5 prize. It was from the State of FL. There was one ticket that added the Power Play to win $2 million. It was from the State of TX. There were 388,042 tickets that won nearly $5.7 million in cash prizes. Detailed winning information can be found here.
   
  Nov 8: Jackpot swells to $202.6 Million; Winning ticket sold in Missouri!
The Saturday, November 8th jackpot swelled to an estimated $202.6 million and there was one Grand Prize winning ticket sold in the State of Missouri! The jackpot will reset to its guaranteed jackpot of $40 Million for the next draw. The winning numbers: White Balls: 09 19 33 38 54, Powerball: 15, Power Play 3. There were six tickets that won the $1 Million Match 5 prize. They were from FL-2; NC; NY; OR; and PA. There were no tickets that added the Power Play to win $2 million. There were 739,355 tickets that won over $11.1 million in cash prizes. Detailed winning information can be found here.
   
 
$2 million Hoosier Lotto winner comes forward!
The holder of the $2 million winning Hoosier Lotto ticket sold in Lebanon has come forward. The lucky winner is Lisa Jennings of Frankfort.

The Clinton County woman purchased her winning ticket at The Barn at 1404 W. South St. in Lebanon. Jennings' ticket matched all six numbers in the Oct. 22 drawing - and beat odds of 1 in more than 12 million. The winning numbers in the Oct. 22 drawing were: 8-9-11-35-42-44.

As she claimed her winnings at Hoosier Lottery headquarters in Indianapolis, Jennings talked about the moment she discovered she was holding a winning ticket.

"I ran the gamut of emotions," said Jennings. "I went from elation to thinking 'I'm going to be sick,' to fear to 'what do I do now?' Then disbelief set in."

Jennings, who works in manufacturing operations, had the option to take payment of $2 million over 30 years. Instead, Jennings opted to take the cash option and received payment as a lump sum of approximately $808,000 before taxes.

Jennings said the timing of the win is great because she is in the process of selling her home and buying a new one and the windfall opens up additional options.
   
 
Watertown resident claims $1 million Powerball prize
Valerie Ugolini of Watertown is the latest Massachusetts resident to claim a $1 million Powerball prize after the first five numbers on her Quic Pic ticket matched the winning numbers selected in the multi-state game's drawing held Saturday, October 25, 2014.

Ugolini claimed her $1 million (less taxes) at the Massachusetts State Lottery's headquarters in Braintree on Monday, November 3. She plans to set aside her winnings for her retirement.

Ugolini's winning ticket was purchased at Ninety Three Food Mart, 93 Trapelo Road in Belmont. The store will receive a $10,000 bonus for its sale.
   
 
The 38 Ross Rams from Ohio claim $1 Million
Thirty-eight employees of Butler County's Ross elementary and middle School will share a second-tier Powerball prize. The 38 Ross Rams, named after the school's mascot, matched all five numbers and no Powerball number in the October 18, 2014 drawing and won $1,000,000. After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 29 percent, they will divide $710,000. Chris Mills, one of the winners, said there was much excitement as winners spoke of buying new cars, paying college tuitions, and taking vacations.

Winners are:
Chris Mills
Martha Geier
Holly Vining
Donna Maybury
Patricia Berry
Walter Lyttle
Brenda Olinger
James Gifford
Joyce Purdy
Catherine McMonigle
Kathy Ann DiBias
Gregory Young
Larry Hayes
Amy Thomsen
Robin Plowman
Jennifer Overly
William Buelsing
Matthew Wilhelm
Kristine Filgis
Donald Hiler
Jennifer Lake
Sara Allen
Bobbie Bull
Tina Stewart
Tonya Curry
Sandra Zimmerman
Tarie Tragesser
Brian Sawyers
Emily Estridge
Joan Young
Lynne Quade
Julie Klinefelter
Lynn Smith
Christopher Saylor
Joyce Hiler
Lois Stevens
Donald Eschenbrenner
Beth Kirk-Olthoff

Mills purchased the ticket at Ameristop Food Mart # 29017, located at 1039 Eaton Ave in Hamilton. Ameristop Food Mart receives a $1,000 agent bonus for selling a second- tier prize winning Powerball ticket.
   
 
PA Lottery Presents $2 Million Powerball® Check to Workplace Pool in York County
Pennsylvania Lottery Executive Director Sil Lutkewitte today presented a ceremonial check for $2 million to 10 members of a workplace lottery pool in York, the winners of a Powerball with Power Play® prize for the Oct. 22, 2014 drawing.

The winners work at Industrial Distribution Group, which is located just across the street from the store where the winning ticket was sold, the Sunoco A-Plus Market at 3167 N. Susquehanna Trail. The retailer hosted today's celebration event.

"I'm pleased to congratulate the 'IDG Friends', our newest Powerball winners, on their $2 million prize," Lutkewitte said. "These friends already know that playing in a pool is a great way to have fun chasing a big prize while playing responsibly."

The winning ticket matched all five white balls drawn, 29-30-40-42-50, but not the red Powerball 16, and added Power Play®, which boosted the prize to $2 million, less 25 percent federal withholding. After federal taxes, each group member will receive a $150,000 share of the prize.

The coworkers have been playing lottery games as a group for nearly 10 years, with each person contributing $2 per week and taking turns buying tickets.

Group member Stephanie first became aware of their good fortune when she checked her copies of the tickets on the morning after the drawing. Just to be certain, coworker Stacia ran across the street to scan the ticket at the store.

"We won $2 million!" Stacia yelled as she bolted back into the office, moments later.

Group members took turns holding the winning ticket so that they each could say they had held $2 million in their hands. The individuals have different plans for their winnings, which include paying off loans, making home improvements and planning for retirement.

The retailer receives a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.
   
 
Savannah man carves out $1M summertime windfall for Halloween
The thrill of winning a Georgia Lottery prize came as a treat for one lucky Savannah man who stumbled upon a forgotten Powerball ticket with a huge prize. David Bramble, 42, matched the first five numbers from the July 9 Powerball drawing, winning a $1 million prize.

Georgia Lottery representatives presented Bramble with an oversized check Wednesday at the Georgia Lottery District Office in Savannah.

His lucky lottery ticket went unnoticed for three months.

"I had these tickets that were sitting in my car," said Bramble, who claimed his prize Oct. 21.

Publix Super Market #1186, 11701 Abercorn St. in Savannah, sold the winning Quik Pik ticket.

He was at the grocery store checking the tickets when he realized he'd won.

"I thought that I must've won a chunk of change. I didn't know that it was that much change," Bramble said. "I lost my composure for a couple of minutes in the store."

A registered nurse, Bramble feels "awesome" over his windfall. He and his wife, Tanyka, have four children and have not yet made plans for the windfall.
   
 
Elizabeth City retiree to 'live a little easier' with $1 million Powerball win
Diana Forbes, a retiree from Elizabeth City, plans to use the $1 million prize she won playing Powerball to pay off her mortgage, travel and purchase new American-made cars for herself and for her son.

Forbes' Quick Pick ticket matched all five white balls but not the red Powerball in the Oct. 22 drawing, beating odds of one in 5.1 million. She learned of her big win the next morning when she called the lottery's hotline to check her numbers.

"It was really surreal," Forbes said. "I called twice to make sure I had the numbers written down correctly. Then I woke up my husband and said 'Honey, I think we won a nice prize.' This will change our lives in a lot of ways for the better. I'm definitely going to live a little easier."

After state and federal taxes were withheld, Forbes received a check for $692,000. She purchased the lucky ticket at the Eagle Mart on North Road Street in Elizabeth City.

As she collected her winnings on Monday, Forbes said that she appreciates that the money she spends on the lottery goes to a good cause.

"The better your education, the better your life," Forbes said. "It's important for the kids to know that we are behind them. I appreciate what the lottery does for education. That money couldn't go to a better place."
   
 
Twin Falls Store Sells Second Lucky Winning Powerball Ticket; Nevada Man Claims $2,000,000 Prize
Great opportunities at a young age have found Idaho's latest Powerball millionaire. Cody Jueden, 20, from Elko, Nevada claimed the $2 million winning Powerball ticket sold at a Twin Falls Stinker Store that is quickly gaining a reputation for being a lucky place to play the Idaho Lottery.

Jueden, a welder by trade, visited Twin Falls last weekend along with his fiancé, Brianna Benefield. Before leaving town on Sunday afternoon, Jueden stopped at the Stinker Store at 880 Shoshone Street in Twin Falls to purchase a few Powerball tickets.

"It worked out pretty good, although I still don't believe it," said Jueden when he claimed his ticket in Boise. Then, after looking at his actual check, he added, "I've never seen so many zeroes before. This is a great opportunity for us."

Jueden's winning ticket matched the first five numbers but not the Powerball from Wednesday night's draw. His winning Powerball ticket included the PowerPlay option. PowerPlay is an additional $1 per play at the time of purchase that multiplies non-jackpot winning tickets up to $2,000,000.

With a wedding planned in Twin Falls in a year-and-a-half, Jueden says he's planning to pay off his house, his truck, and then invest wisely for his and his fiancé's future life together.

For their part in selling the winning ticket, Stinker Stores receives a bonus from the Idaho Lottery for $25,000.
   
 
$2 million Power Play score for Greenfield woman
Ann Luippold of Greenfield. MA is the winner of a $2 million Powerball prize after matching the first five winning numbers while playing the Power Play option in the multi-state game's drawing held Saturday, September 27, 2014.

Luippold was joined by her husband Thomas at Massachusetts Lottery headquarters in Braintree to claim her $2 million (less taxes) prize. She plans to invest some of her winnings and put a portion aside for her son's college tuition.

Luippold's winning combination (02-11-35-52-54) is a sequence of numbers that she and her husband selected out of a hat several years ago and have continued to play. Her winning ticket was purchased at Hess, 468 West St. in Amherst. The store will receive a $20,000 bonus on the sale.
   
 
North Carolina Player wins $20,000
Frank Ballard won $20,000 in the October 1st Powerball drawing by using the Power Play option.
   
 
 
 
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