ST LOUIS (LALATE) – Powerball winning numbers for February 8, 2014 results tonight have reached two hundred forty-seven million dollars, officials tell news. The Powerball winning number results tonight follows announcement last night that no one won Mega Millions on Friday evening. Now two draws are growing quickly. Powerball just days ago was at two hundred million dollars. For tonight’s draw for 2/8/14, rather, Powerball has jumped to $247 million with a $142.5 million cash value. And now Mega Millions’ draw for February 11 will be worth $122 million as well. The latest Powerball winning numbers for 2-8-14 will be announced to news just after 11 pm tonight.
The Powerball winning numbers for result tonight February 8, 2014 mark a week of massive jumps. Several consumers correctly selected some of the Powerball winning numbers on Wednesday. As a result, while there was no jackpot winner, there were million dollar winners that night. First there was one Match Five two million dollar Power Play winner, officials tell news. That ticket heralded from South Carolina. Second, there were two Match Five one million winners. They heralded from Illinois and Minnesota.
Last night, the Mega Millions winning numbers for February 7, 2014, however, did produce a smaller winner. There was no jackpot winner. But there was a single one million dollar winner, officials tell news. There were twenty-three five thousand winners, of which three, because of Megaplier, walked away with fifteen thousand dollars.
One person who knows how to win is Tara Ramirez, of Hartsdale, Westchester County. Tara won the February 25, 2012 Powerball. She earned a seventy million dollar check at the time. In a news statement, lottery officials at the time said “Tara Ramirez, of Hartsdale, Westchester County, today received a $70,000,000 Powerball prize check on behalf of the Case Park, LLC, a limited liability company she created following the February 25 Powerball drawing that made her a Lottery millionaire overnight.”
Officials further told news at the time that “The 37-year-old Ramirez is the company’s sole member and benefactor… When asked about plans for the money Ramirez said, ‘It will mean financial security for me and my family for many years to come.'” For Powerball results tonight click HERE.