Five $50,000 Powerball tickets sold in Nebraska

Staff Writer

Lincoln - While there were no jackpot winners in Nebraska for the Wednesday, Jan. 13 drawing, five winning tickets sold in the state matched four of the five white ball numbers plus the Powerball number for $50,000. These tickets were sold at:
• Pump & Pantry #47, 6912 S 110th St, La Vista;
• Kwik Shop #641, 2811 N 48th St, Lincoln;
• Andy's Convenient Store #115, 123 N 114th St, Omaha;
• Fast Mart, 202 E Douglas St, O'Neill; and
• 5th & O Eastco, 503 E Overland, Scottsbluff.
The winning numbers from Wednesday’s Powerball draw were 4, 8, 19, 27, 34, and the Powerball was 10.
“Some lucky players in Nebraska are waking up richer today because of the new Powerball game,” said Jill Marshall, Acting Director of the Nebraska Lottery. “There are nine ways to win, so we encourage our Powerball players to check their tickets carefully for winners. You can check your tickets at any Nebraska Lottery retailer and at, or you can call the Nebraska Lottery offices at 402-471-6100.”
Nineteen Nebraska Lottery players have won the $50,000 Powerball prize since the prize was added to the game in October 2015.
Three jackpot-winning tickets were sold in California, Florida, and Tennessee, so the jackpot for the Saturday, January 16 drawing is $40 million or $24.8 million with the cash option selected.