ST LOUIS (LALATE) – The Powerball winning numbers for February 19, 2014 results tonight have reached four hundred million dollars. The Powerball winning number for 2/19/14 could make someone very wealthy. But did anyone win Mega Millions last night, and if no one wins Powerball tonight, how big could its draw becomes this Saturday? Powerball enters tonight’s results for 2-19-14 with one of the biggest payouts of the year. Yet no one has been winning for weeks. Could that change tonight? Your Powerball winning numbers will be announced just after 11 pm EST tonight, reps remind news.
The Powerball February 19, 2014 winning numbers tonight follows a big draw last night as well. But no one won Mega Millions’ draw for February 18, officials tell news. As a result, Mega Millions has now grown to $172 million for Friday’s draw. It will carry a cash option of $172 million as well.
Powerball had no big winner last Saturday. The draw did produce millionaires. First one winning ticket for the Match Five Power Play two million dollar draw was confirmed, in Texas. Second, there were several Match Five one million dollar wins last Saturday. They came from Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Michigan New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Overall there were a lot of smaller winners that night as well. Officials tell news that there were 1.4 million winners of twenty-one million dollars in non jackpot earnings.
One person who won big four years ago this April is still enjoying his new found fame and weather. Christopher “Chris” Shaw at 29 million dollars claimed Missouri’s then largest jackpot ever, at $258.5 million.
“I thought somebody is going to win; there are too many people buying tickets,” said Shaw. He didn’t know that he had won at the time. Officials in a news statement then said “Shaw said a friend sent him a text this morning, saying that the winning ticket was bought at the Break Time where he bought his ticket. So he retrieved his ticket from his wallet, checked it on the Lottery’s Web site and discovered he held the winner.” He was shocked. “Holy smokes! I’ve got it! I won!” For live Powerball results tonight click HERE.