Tag Archives: Powerball

Countdown to Saturday’s $267 million Powerball jackpot

One of the great things about Powerball, or any lottery game for that matter, is that it gives you permission to dream. Did you know Saturday’s Powerball jackpot is $267 million? As the work week comes to a close and … Continue reading

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Looking for a $1-million Powerball winner!

Check your files, your piles and anywhere you keep your Powerball tickets!  There’s an unclaimed, $1-million winning ticket that’s set to expire on Thursday, Sept. 19. That ticket was sold for the March 23, 2013 drawing at the Speedway located … Continue reading

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WOW!

We love it when the Mega Millions or Powerball jackpot keeps rolling because that means higher sales and consequently, higher profits for us to send to the Lottery Profits Education Fund. Continue reading

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Wow! What a day!

It was Ohio Lottery Day, and with ticket takers at the gates decked out in Lottery gear, everybody knew it. Continue reading

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We’re at the Ohio State Fair

It’s opening day at the Ohio State Fair and a mob of Ohio Lottery staffers are here for Ohio Lottery Day. We will be on hand at the Celeste Center to videotape two episodes of our award-winning game show, Cash Explosion, and everyone at the fair is invited. Come on in for prizes and lots of fun. Continue reading

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Woo hoo! Our first – and second – Powerball jackpot!

At $261 million, our first Powerball jackpot jumped right into the Top 10 list of all-time Powerball jackpots at No. 8. Even more gigantic is the fact that just last night, on Wednesday June 23, we hit our SECOND Powerball jackpot, this one for $97 million at Shirley’s Carryout in Curtice, near Toledo. That’s two Powerball jackpots in seven drawings! Continue reading

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Another good day

I’m proud to work here at the Ohio Lottery. I believe in what we’re doing, and I see people working hard every day to do it right. I’m delighted to get our message out there. We’ve got a good team here and there is genuine concern for maximizing our profits because we care about our beneficiaries. I love what I do and I love the joy I see on the faces of winners every day.
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