November 28, 2012
PowerBall® Jackpot Soars to $550 Million
Tonight's PowerBall® jackpot has just bumped up to $550 million, the largest PowerBall® jackpot in the history of the game! Player enthusiasm has resulted in record sales across the state. If the $550 million jackpot is hit, and the winner chooses the cash option, the lump sum payment would be a record $360.2 million, the highest cash jackpot ever for PowerBall®.
All players should sign the back of their tickets immediately upon purchase and put them in a safe place. The tickets are the only claim to a prize.
Drawings are at 10:59pm on Wednesdays and Saturdays and aired locally on WPRI-TV 12. Powerball® PowerPlay® tickets may be purchased until 9:50pm on drawing nights.