Worldwide

$191 million lottery victor was regular customer at Eunice store

The victor of the $191.1 million Powerball jackpot bought his or her ticket in Louisiana, lottery officials said early Thursday (Oct. 26). The winning ticket was drawn Wednesday.

The winning numbers were 18-22-29-54-57 with a Power Play number of 8.

No details have been released yet about where exactly the ticket was sold in Eunice, but that info should be released shortly.

The winning ticket in Wednesday's drawing was sold in Eunice, a small town in Cajun country that straddles Acadia and St. Landry parishes. The store will receive a bonus of $25,000 for selling the winning ticket. The winning ticket was purchased at the storeon Wednesday morning.

Before Wednesday's drawing, the largest prize won in Louisiana was a $97 million Powerball jackpot from the January 16, 2008 drawing, which was claimed by a Metairie man.

That means the drawing on October 28 will be worth $40 million with a cash option of $25 million.

The official Ohio Lottery site offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


12 April 2018
New Jersey Looking Towards Sports Betting
New Jersey has demonstrated recently that financial returns from legalising gambling, in particular online gambling can be huge . As of April 2018 New Jersey have spent a massive $7.2M dollars in the fight to legalise sports betting within the state borders.

11 April 2018
England All-rounder David Willey Replaces Kedar Jadhav
He has two centuries and seven half centuries to his name, which have come while playing in various T20 leagues across the world. With an experience of more than 140 T20 matches, David will prove out to be the Trump Card of Chennai Super Kings this season.

27 October 2017
Kansas City attorney shot to death on front porch
Pickert, a personal injury attorney at Fowler Pickert Eisenmenger, LLC, represented the homeless man in the case. Thomas Pickert, a well-known Kansas City lawyer, was shot and killed in his front yard in the Brookside area.

27 October 2017
Chilly start to the day with highs still below normal
If you are planning on going up to Lexington for the Kentucky/Tennessee game, conditions look wet and cold for tailgating. The bulk of the rain will be gone by then, but we will still have a few lingering showers.

27 October 2017
BB&T Corp Cuts Holdings in Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (The) (IPG)
Have you taken a look at the chart for The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc . (NYSE: IPG ) in a report released on Friday. Pivotal Research reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $23.00 price target on shares of Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.

26 October 2017
American Vandal, Netflix's best new series, renewed for second season
The streaming giant has renewed satire series American Vandal for a second season, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. American Vandal is produced for Netflix by CBS Television Studios, Funny Or Die and 3Arts.

26 October 2017
Gang Member's 'Attractive' Mugshot Goes Viral
On searching her auto , officers uncovered a lilac handgun (photo included above) which was fully loaded at the time. The gang member's mugshot was then posted to Facebook , and the photo racked up over 3,500 shares in only two days.

26 October 2017
Harry Connick Jr feared for wife's life
Jill will do an exclusive sitdown about her cancer battle on Thursday's episode of her husband's daytime talk show, Harry . She also had to undergo radiation, which she said "absolutely wiped me out;" however, did not have to have chemotherapy.

15 September 2017
ShangriLa is online casino with guarantee of won money pay outs
Shangri La proposes games for any taste A large selection of slot games allows anyone to choose a game for any discerning taste. This is the best place to spend your free time with pleasure, stress relief, relax and forget about the daily problems.

23 June 2017
Marvel Looks To Shake Its Poor Gaming Reputation
The games are well designed with attractive graphics and extensive content, but neither is viewed as a flawless experience. These games tend to be actually well done for what they are, and in a way they’ve been the pride of Marvel gaming.