Tonight’s Powerball Jackpot stands at over half a billion dollars, while Mega Millions jackpot rolls out $750 million for Friday night’s drawing.

Texas Lottery jackpots have swelled to over a billion dollars beginning with tonight’s Powerball jackpot sitting at $550 million and $750 million in Friday’s Mega Millions drawing.

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Coming off the news of one El Pasoan who recently won $1 million thanks to one lucky scratch-off ticket, El Pasoans have yet another chance at becoming a future millionaire.

Jackpots for both Powerball and Mega Millions have now swelled up to a combined total of more than $1.3 billion in jackpot prizes.

Powerball Jackpot: $550 Million

  • Drawing: January 13, 2021, at 10:12 p.m. CT
  • The cash value for tonight’s jackpot is an estimated $411.4 million.

Mega Millions: $750 Million

  • Drawing: January 15, 2021, at 10:12 p.m. CT
  • The cash value for Friday’s jackpot is an estimated $550.6 million.

It’s exciting to daydream about winning the lottery. For a moment, we can easily imagine solving all our economic problems, paying off debt, renovating our home space, and a million more wonderful ideas. It takes only one ticket to win any lottery, and right now is probably the most exciting time to play (responsibly).

According to the Texas Lottery, Martha L. Cuellar has been the only El Pasoan to date to win $94 million in the Mega Millions jackpot in 2006. Cuellar purchased her winning ticket at the Good Time Store at 6390 Alameda Ave.

 

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