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Charleston, W.Va. – Although the temperatures have dropped in the final days of the year, the Powerball jackpot is heating up, reaching a value of $810 million for its New Years Day draw with a cash value of $408.9 million. However, players are encouraged to check their tickets as one West Virginia ticket was sold worth $2 million. The ticket was sold at Par Mar on Daybrooke Road in Blacksville. The ticket matched all five numbers but not the Powerball,… View Article