(WGHP) — The Powerball jackpot went up more than $40 million after nobody won Wednesday’s jackpot, and it now stands at $572 million for Saturday’s drawing, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.
If someone wins on Saturday, they could claim the jackpot as a $572 million annuity or take $308.9 million in cash.
The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292 million.
The current Powerball roll began on Nov. 21, and multiple wins have happened, including:
- A $1 million win
- Two $150,000 wins
- Three $100,000 wins
- 12 $50,000 wins
Where can I get the latest lottery numbers?
Watch lottery drawings on FOX8! Mega Millions airs at 11 p.m. on Tuesday and Friday. Powerball airs at 10:59 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. The NC Lottery airs at 11:22 p.m. every night.
You can also find the lottery results online on the FOX8 website.