New Jersey Powerball winners use jackpot to help others

After he'd won $1.35 million Cdn., theLotter flew the man over to the U.S. to collect his prize.

The POWERBALL® jackpot for Wednesday's drawing is an estimated $302 million; the largest in the nation. The lottery said the jackpot-winning ticket was sold in Littlefield, Arizona, at the Scenic General Store on Scenic Boulevard. The drawing is for $300 million, one of the highest jackpots of the year.

On 13th January, 2016, the highest amount of $1.5 Billion Powerball jackpot was won by an anonymous victor in California, Florida, and Tennessee area.

theLotter securely purchases its Canadian clients' paper tickets for Powerball and Mega Millions in Portland, Oregon, where it established a large office after an overseas customer won $8.6 million the Oregon Megabucks late 2015.

Powerball is offered in 44 States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.

Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. EST (09:59 p.m. EDT). Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26) Tickets cost $2 each.

It's time to track down those Powerball tickets, Arizona.

You visit your state's Powerball website to know the results of the drawing, watch Powerball being drawn live on the television, or get the barcode on your Powerball ticket scanned at any Lottery retailer.

Sales of tickets end at least an hour prior to the official draw.

  • Leroy Wright