February 4, 2013 – Charles Carpenter of Lawrence recently won $10,000 playing Powerball from the Nebraska Lottery.
There were more than 9,000 Nebraska Lottery winners in the Wednesday, January 16th drawings. Among these winners was Carpenter, who purchased his winning ticket at Discount City, 848 South Burlington Street in Hastings. The quick pick ticket contained four of the five winning white ball numbers (9, 21, 28, 32, 51) and the Powerball number (35) from the January 16 drawing for $10,000.
Four hundred and nine Nebraska Lottery players have won the $10,000 Powerball prize to date. The odds of winning $10,000 playing Powerball are 1 in 648,975, and the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 31.8.