LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – One lucky Arkansan walked away with a hefty prize following Saturday’s Powerball drawing.
An Arkansan picked big and won $50,000 in the most recent Powerball drawing on Saturday.
Arkansas Scholarship Lottery officials said that the winning ticket was sold at Tobacco Warehouse in Beebe.
Though $50,000 is still a big prize to walk away with, no one was lucky enough to win the $700 million jackpot, causing the next jackpot to jump to $747 million.
In total, 9,115 Arkansans won some kind of prize from the Powerball drawing, winning more than $110,000 in prizes
Officials with the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery say the real winners are students around the Natural State. Since 2009, the ASL has brought in more than $1.2 billion in funding, benefiting more than 675,000 college students around the state.
The next Powerball drawing will be on Monday, Feb. 6.