Monday, May 20, 2013
The winner bought it at the Food Lion at Gunston Plaza
It's a far cry from the $590.5 million Jackpot from a winning powerball ticket in Florida, but one lucky individual bought a $1 million Powerball ticket in Lorton before Saturday night's drawing. The ticket was bought at the Food Lion at 7760 Gunston Plaza. The winning Powerball lottery numbers from Saturday were 10, 13, 14, 22, 52 and the Powerball was 11. To win $1 million, you must match the five numbers (but not the Powerball number). Other combinations may win you anywhere from $1 to $10,000—learn more about how to play Powerball here. The chances of winning the $1 million with five white balls was one in 5,153,633, according to Powerball. Saturday night's drawing contributed $13 million for Virginia public schools. Additionally, …
Sunday, May 19, 2013
One person in Virginia won $1 million; the grand prize winner bought a ticket in Florida.
Check your Powerball tickets! One person from Virginia won $1 million in Saturday night’s $590,500,000 drawing. The grand prize winning ticket was sold in Florida, according to Powerball officials. The winning Powerball lottery numbers from Saturday were 10, 13, 14, 22, 52 and the Powerball was 11. To win $1 million, you must match the five numbers (but not the Powerball number). Other combinations may win you anywhere from $1 to $10,000—learn more about how to play Powerball here. A person from Christiansburg won $1 million in Wednesday’s Powerball drawing. No one won the jackpot that night. Virginia is no stranger to Powerball winners. Fredericksburg's Dave Honeywell, Virginia's first Powerball jackpot winner (the state got into the game…
Friday, March 22, 2013
Next drawing is Saturday night.
The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $320 million — ready to buy a ticket? Someone's got to win. The next drawing is Saturday at 11:59 p.m. You can watch it live on NewsChannel 8 or watch live online here. Here are some Powerball tips: Here are a few places where you can buy a Powerball ticket in Lorton:
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Where to purchase your lucky, winning $500 million Powerball ticket.
The Powerball jackpot is now up to a mind-boggling half billion dollars. Yes, $500 million. Lottery officials say there is a 60 percent (or better) chance that someone will win in Wednesday night’s drawing for the largest Powerball jackpot ever. Tickets are themselves a hot-ticket item. Virginia Lottery spokesman John Hagerty said the state could see $6 million in Powerball ticket sales before the Wednesday evening drawing, with sales peaking between 5 - 7 p.m. as people come home from work. “Powerball and Mega Million are jackpot-driven games,” Hagerty said. “When people see that jackpot increase, it drives up sales.” Earlier this week, we showed you some of the homes in Lorton and elsewhere in Northern Virginia that you could purchase …
Monday, November 26, 2012
Nobody won Saturday's Powerball jackpot, but here are some of the homes in Northern Virginia you could buy if you won—including one here in Lorton.
Nobody won the national Powerball jackpot this weekend, so the prize will build to a record-breaking $425 million for the next drawing, on Wednesday, Nov. 28. The estimated cash value will be $278.3 million. Saturday’s drawing did yield one $1 million winner in Virginia. The winning numbers for the Saturday, Nov. 24 drawing were: 22, 32, 37, 44, 50. The powerball was 34. With hundreds of millions on the line this week, Patch presents just a few of the most expensive homes for sale right now in Northern Virginia. All are listed at $5 million or more. 11107 Gunston Rd., Lorton: Listed at $6.5 million, this home has 6 bedrooms (three are master bedroom suites facing the water), 9 baths, a gated entry, a private beach with a dock, a home gym…