Three Powerball tickets sold in SE Louisiana worth tens of thousands


Lottery players also can vie for another giant prize, as the Mega Millions game's grand prize will be $418 million in Friday's drawing.

The numbers are 1-42-47-64-70 Mega Ball 22 Megaplier 4x.

The Powerball jackpot climbed to $550 million, one of the largest grand prizes in USA lottery history, after there were no winners in Wednesday's night game. The winning ticket was sold at the 7-Eleven store located at 3101 West Commercial Boulevard in Tamarac.

The next Powerball drawing, set for Saturday night, January 6, will be worth more than half a billion dollars - $550 million to be exact.

The Rolling Cash 5 jackpot for the next drawing is $172,000 for hitting all five numbers and the odds of winning are 1-in-575,757.

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The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in more than 302 million.

The jackpot has been increasing since tickets purchased in MI and Rhode Island shared a $42 million jackpot on October 13.

The Powerball jackpot is $570 million, and the Mega Millions stands at $450 million.

The $550 million prize ranks as the sixth-largest all-time in Powerball jackpots.

No ticket matched all five numbers plus the Powerball Wednesday night.