Meet the latest winners from your favorite lottery games. Remember, it only takes one ticket to win!

New Mexico Lottery Powerball Winner Lisa Spears

Lisa Spears / $50,000

February 5, 2020

Lisa Spears of Lovington won $50,000 playing Powerball from the New Mexico Lottery. Spears matched four white balls and the red Powerball in the January 4, 2020 drawing. She bought her winning ticket at Stripes #125 on North Main Street in Lovington, New Mexico. 

Maryland Lottery Powerball Winner Melanie Wright

Melanie Wright / $50,000

February 5, 2020

Baltimore, Md. – Melanie Wright of Baltimore left Maryland Lottery headquarters a happy woman after claiming a $50,000 third-tier prize from the Jan 29 Powerball drawing.

A veteran Lottery player, Melanie has tried her luck with Powerball, Mega Millions, Multi-Match, Pick 3 and Pick 4 for 20 years. Previously, the city resident had won only small amounts from the various drawings. The $6 quick-pick ticket she bought for this drawing delivered a far different outcome.

28 co-workers share $1 million Powerball prize in Minnesota

Team APG / $1,000,000

January 28, 2020

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – A group of 28, who work together in Coon Rapids and call their lottery pool “Team APG,” claimed a $1 million Powerball prize this afternoon. “If we had one more number, our group name would be ‘Retired,’” quipped one member.

“I had $1 million sitting on my desk since Saturday!” said Dustin Uran of Minneapolis, who purchases the tickets.

Virginia Lottery Powerball Winner Mary Evans

Mary Evans / $1,000,000

January 24, 2020

Mary Evans didn’t run out to the store to buy a Powerball ticket.  There was no need: She was already covered.  The Mechanicsville woman bought her tickets using the Virginia Lottery’s “subscribe online” function to play from her home. 

Massachusetts Powerball Winner Rory Richards

Rory Richards / $1,000,000

January 17, 2020

Rory Richards of Swampscott is the winner of a $1 million Powerball prize after the first five numbers on his ticket matched those selected in the game’s Saturday, January 11 drawing. 

Richards claimed his $1 million prize (before taxes) at the Massachusetts State Lottery’s Dorchester headquarters Friday, January 17.  His winning numbers were a combination of family birthdays and ages.

Ali Zadi, Superior Discount owner, poses with $20,000 lottery bonus check

Tammi & James Miller / $2,000,000

January 9, 2020

BATON ROUGE – Metairie residents Tammi and James Miller are the Louisiana Lottery’s newest millionaires, after winning $2 million during the Oct. 26, 2019 Powerball drawing.

“I saw on Facebook that someone in Metairie won $2 million on Powerball,” Tammi explained. “I didn’t think there was any way it could be my ticket though, so I took my time finding it.” 

Minnesota Lottery Powerball Winner John Engstrom

John Engstrom / $1,000,000

January 8, 2020

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – A college professor from southwest Minnesota who has been enriching the minds of students for 20 years struck it rich by winning $1 million playing Powerball. 

​​John Engstrom of Mountain Lake said it was a “fluke” that he even purchased a Powerball ticket on Dec. 18, 2019. ​​

Michigan Lottery Powerball Winner Shatarra Johnson

Shatarra Johnson / $1,000,000

January 3, 2020

LANSING, Mich. - Listening to motherly advice paid off for a Detroit woman who won $1 million playing Powerball.

Shatarra Johnson, 30, matched the five white balls drawn - 02-04-16-30-46 - in the Dec. 25 drawing to win a $1 million prize. She bought her winning ticket at the 7-Eleven located at 21701 Harper Avenue in St. Clair Shores.

First Powerball Millionaire of the Year Blaine Marston of Maine

Blaine Marston / $1,000,000

January 1, 2020

$1 Million Drawing Broadcast Live Just After Midnight During "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2020" on ABC

Winner Photo

Floyd Cox / $100,000

December 27, 2019

RALEIGH – The Christmas Day Powerball drawing delivered the best present ever to Floyd Cox of Dover, a Vietnam War veteran, when he won a $100,000 prize.