Saturday Powerball Prize Reaches $120 Million

STATE – Saturday night’s Powerball jackpot is worth $120 million, or $62.6 million if the winner opts for a lump sum cash payout.

No one matched all five numbers and the red Power Ball number in Wednesday’s drawing to win the top prize. The winning numbers for May 18 were 07, 12, 13, 42 and 49. The Power Ball number was 16 and the Power Play multiplier was 4.


William “Bill” Swanson II of Houston, Texas, was the last person to win the Powerball jackpot. He bought the winning ticket in the April 23 drawing, which is worth $74 million, while visiting his mother in Indiana for Easter.

Saturday’s drawing will be held at 11 p.m. and televised on NJN-TV, the New Jersey Network.

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