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01-09-2020 $1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in Barboursville; $50,000 Ticket Sold in Martinsburg

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Powerball ticket worth $1 million was sold at Little General #5065 on Route 60 in Barboursville for the Wednesday, January 8, 2020 drawing. The lucky ticket matched five numbers and missed only the red Powerball number. The winning numbers were 2-4-7-43-56 and the Powerball was 22. The Powerplay was 4x. This was the only Powerball ticket in the nation to match five numbers on Wednesday night. The ticket holder or holders are encouraged to sign the… View Article