| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Your odds of hitting Powerball will increase next week -- from zilch to jack squat. More specifically, they’ll improve from one in 195 million to one in 175 million.
But starting at 6 a.m. Sunday, you’ll be paying double to play Powerball....
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Powerball and even the Florida Lotto don't guarantee a millionaire each week, but a raffle game that began this week in Florida does -- for the next six weeks.
The 25th Anniversary Millionaire Raffle launched Friday and tickets for the first raffle...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 6:19 AM
Powerball and the Florida Lotto were rollovers from Saturday night's drawing, but the big news nationally is MegaMillions.
MegaMillions, the other multi-state lottery game (it's not played in Florida), is up to $356 million, going into Tuesday night's...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 6:54 AM
It was a rollover Wednesday night in Powerball's debut of the $2 ticket, but two other South Floridians are happy today.
They each hit a Fantasy 5 ticket, worth $60,204.79.
The numbers were 2-7-9-14-23 and were sold at Digital Petroleum Company, 200...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 8:30 AM
On the next-to-the-last drawing of the year, we finally have a Powerball winner from Florida.
Powerball, the lottery game played in 42 states, yielded one winner Wednesday night for $50 million, and the winning ticket was sold in our state.
| Mar 1, 2012
| 5:43 AM
The Florida Lotto is on a hot streak in South Florida: A $3 million winning ticket was sold in Miami, lottery officials announced Thursday morning.
The ticket was purchased at Kwik Stop Food Store, 1451 NW 17th Ave., Miami. It was a quick pick.
| Mar 8, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Libia Dovales, 56, of Miami claimed the $3 million Florida Lottojackpot from the drawing held on Feb. 29.
Dovales chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $2,071,665. Kwik Stop Food Store, located at 1451 N.W. 17th Avenue in...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 5:31 AM
Stephen Emery, 63, of Bangor, Maine, claimed his share of the $7 million Florida Lotto jackpot from the drawing held on Feb. 22, lottery officials said.
Emery chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $2,377,540.67. Publix,...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 10:03 AM
Fantasy 5 yielded two winners from Saturday night's drawing, and both are from South Florida. Each hit for $145,561.89
The winning tickets were sold at BJ's Wholesale Club, 500 State Road 7, Royal Palm, and Beach El Brillante Supermarket, 1164 SW 17th...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 7:43 AM
The Florida Lottery's Fan-Tastic College Football Promotion is under way, and prizes include season tickets to each of eight Florida colleges or a free trip to your school's bowl game.
The eight: the University of Florida, University of Miami, Florida...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 10:57 AM
Powerball's up there again: The multi-state lottery game will be at about $200 million Wednesday after no one won the jackpot Saturday night.
The numbers: 2-16-18-40-42, with a Powerball of 33.
Meanwhile, the Florida Lotto is up to $4 million after...