Feeling lucky? You're not alone. Every Powerball lottery winner wannabe in the country has the Powerball winning numbers for the March 29, 2014 drawing—or at least they hope they do! Is this the night someone wins the enormous Powerball jackpot? According to MLive.com on Saturday, March 29, the Powerball jackpot amount has grown to $50 million annuity, or a one-time cash option of $28.7 million.
The Saturday, March 29 Powerball drawing is only the second drawing since one Missouri Powerball winner hit the massive $96.5 million jackpot last Saturday, March 22. FOX 2 Now News on Friday, March 28, reported that John and Susan Brands, of St. Charles, Missouri, finally claimed their $96.5 million jackpot on Friday.
BREAKING NEWS: The Powerball winning numbers for March 29, 2014 are 2, 3, 12, 27, 38, and the red Powerball number is 17.
The Missouri Powerball winner wasn't the only one cashing in their lottery prize this week. According to WCAX News on Thursday, March 27, a Vermont Lottery winner picked up a $1 million prize won in the last drawing. The Vermont Powerball winner purchased the winning ticket at Currier's Quality Market in Glover for the March 26 drawing. It matched five out of six Powerball winning numbers, missing only the red Powerball number.
When is the Powerball Drawing?
The next Powerball drawing is scheduled for March 29, 2014 at 10:59 p.m. EDT. Powerball winning numbers are drawn live Wednesday and Saturday evenings at 10:59 p.m. EDT in Florida. The Powerball game is played in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each.
What will you spend all your money on if you end up being the Saturday, March 29 Powerball jackpot winner? Would you pay off your bills, or buy a new house? One thing is for sure, if you win the $50 million jackpot tonight, you'll be so rich, you can do anything you want! If no one wins the jackpot, the next grand prize will likely reach $60 million by the time the next drawing rolls around.
Latest Mega Millions Results
The most recent Mega Millions winning numbers for March 28, 2014, were 2, 3, 9, 50, 73, the Mega Ball is 12, and the Megaplier is X 3. There were no Mega Millions jackpot winners for this drawing. Read the article Mega Millions winning numbers $15M March 28: New York lottery winner scores $20M for more information.
Sources: Powerball.com; Vermont Lottery; WCAX News; MLive.com
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