How would you like to end 2011 as the New Year’s Eve Powerball winner? If you match all six Powerball winning numbers on December 31, 2011, you’ll get that elite title and have an extra $25,000,000 to fill your 2012 New Year’s bank account with! Do you feel lucky? The latest Maryland Lottery winner is probably saying now, “Hey, You Never Know!”
Latest Powerball Results and Winners
The last Powerball jackpot winner matched all six lottery winning numbers one week ago, on Christmas Eve, December 24th for the $128,800,000 grand prize. The Powerball numbers for that drawing were 14, 16, 30, 51, 52, the Powerball number was 14, and the Power Play number was X 2.
The jackpot winner purchased the winning ticket at Wesley’s Restaurant, Cocktail Lounge & Liquor Store in Elkton, Maryland. Everyone is still waiting for the winner to identify themself. What are they waiting for? For the 2012 tax year? What would you do?
What Time is Tonight’s New Year’s Eve Powerball Drawing?
The next Powerball drawing is Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 10:59pm ET, so you’ll have to quit watching Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve to check the lottery numbers tonight! The estimated Powerball jackpot is $25,000,000 annuity paid out in 30 annual payments, or as a one-time lump-sum payment of $15,800,000 before taxes.
The multi-state Powerball game is played in 42 States, Washington D.C. and the US Virgin Islands. The Powerball winning numbers are drawn live each Wednesday and Saturday evening. You can catch the live drawing on select TV stations around annuity the country, or by viewing Power Ball Live online, also at 10:59pm.
Please Play Responsibly
Remember, playing the lottery should be fun, but sometimes too much lottery fun can be addictive and could ruin lives. Please play responsibly, and don’t spend more than you’re willing to lose.
Make sure to check the comments section at the bottom of this page shortly after the drawing for Saturday’s Powerball winning numbers.