Jackpot grows to $253 million for Powerball

Baton Rouge, LA - The jackpot for the multi state Powerball is growing.  No one won the jackpot in Wednesday night's drawing, raising the jackpot to an estimated $253 million.

The Louisiana Lottery Corp. reports that there were no winners as well in the Louisiana Lotto or the East 5 jackpot.  The Lotto prize will rise to an estimated $475,000 for the next drawing, on Saturday. The Easy 5 jackpot will be worth an estimated $140,000 on Saturday.

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