Powerball Jackpot Raises to $485 Million
Powerball fever continues! The jackpot for Wednesday night has been raised to $485 million, nearly half a billion dollars. The cash value is $327.7 million.
“It’s exciting to get a chance to win an enormous prize like this, but we want players to play responsibly,” said May Scheve Reardon, executive director of the Missouri Lottery. “We don’t want players using money they don’t have. It only takes one ticket to win.”
Missourians can buy Powerball tickets up to 8:59 p.m. Wednesday night. Players should always sign their tickets immediately after purchasing them and keep the tickets in a safe place until they can check them. There are nine different prizes that can be won in the game.
For more information about Powerball, go to MOLottery.com.
(Courtesy of Missouri Lottery)