Charleston, WV (WOAY) – The Powerball jackpot has crossed the half-billion dollar threshold for the second time this year, with Monday’s jackpot for Powerball reaching $625 million.
The jackpot is the 8th largest in Powerball’s 30-year history with a $299.8 million cash value.
Monday’s drawing will be 35th in the current jackpot run. In Saturday’s drawing, players won over $12.9 million in lower-tier cash prizes.
West Virginians can purchase tickets for Monday’s drawing at any West Virginia Lottery retailer for $2 apiece or $3 with the Power Play option to increase non-jackpot prizes.
Individuals must purchase tickets by 9:59 p.m. on Monday.