Ticket sales are soaring for weekend drawings for the nation’s two largest lotteries.
With no jackpot winner found for Wednesday’s drawing of the Powerball Lottery, officials have set the estimated annuity value of Saturday’s jackpot at $270-million. Friday night’s MegaMillions game has an estimated jackpot annuity value of $154-million.
There was a winning ticket worth $2-million sold in Lebanon, Pennsylvania for Wednesday’s Powerball game. As of Thursday morning, the lottery was still waiting to hear from the winner ticket-holder.