Powerball Hits $800 Million
Posted: Jan 8, 2016 1:13 PM CDT
The Powerball jackpot continues to grow and now Lottery players have a chance to win $800 million in Saturday night’s drawing.
The $800 million Powerball jackpot comes to an estimated $496 million cash payout.
This is the largest Powerball jackpot in the game’s history, as well as the largest jackpot of any lottery game in U.S. history.
This week alone, nearly $9.4 million worth of Powerball tickets have been sold in Wisconsin.
While the jackpot gets the most attention, there are other prizes to be won in Powerball.