Charleston, WV (WOAY) – 13 U.S. lotteries, including West Virginia, have announced two upcoming changes to the weekly draw game.
Starting on April 17, drawings will have an earlier draw time, beginning around 10:15 pm.
The time change allows players to anticipate winning numbers and draw results up to 45 minutes sooner on draw nights.
The lottery will also move to a digital draw system to modernize operations without compromising the entertainment experience.
The lottery draws every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday, and tickets must be purchased by 9:59 pm on the day of the draw.