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Ga Powerball jackpot reaches $176 million

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Powerball is on a power surge with the jackpot stretching to $176 million to a single winner for Saturday's drawing.

The jackpot has grown since Dec. 29 and has rolled nine times.

One Georgia Lottery player won $10,000 in Wednesday's drawing. The lucky ticket was purchased at the Georgia Lottery's kiosk in Terminal South of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Powerball offers two payment options: the $176 million jackpot prize paid over 29 years in 30 graduated payments, or the cash option, which is approximately $111 million.

Powerball tickets are $2 per play.

All Georgia Lottery games will benefit education in the state of Georgia.

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