Saturday's Powerball drawing set for $133 million launch

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Saturday's Powerball drawing could make one winner a lot richer.

The Powerball jackpot is set at an estimated $133 million to a single annuity winner. Tickets are $1 per play.

The game offers two different pay options. The winner may opt to receive a jackpot prize paid over 29 years in 30 graduated payments or receive a lump cash sum, which is approximately $69 million.

The odds of winning any prize are approximately 1-to-35. However, the odds of winning a jackpot prize are approximately 1-to-195 million.

Drawings take place every Wednesday and Saturday at 11 p.m.

As with all Georgia Lottery games, proceeds from Powerball will benefit education in the state of Georgia.

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