OnFocus – If you’re feeling lucky, now is the time to purchase a Powerball ticket. With the estimated jackpot at $470 million, the next drawing is Saturday, January 9. MegaMillion Jackpot is at $490 million, with that drawing taking place on Friday, January 8.
Local Weiler’s Convenience Stores have seen increased excitement from customers as they buy their tickets in hopes of a big win.
“It’s always fun when the lottery gets so high,” said Kelly Weiler, owner. “It would be really awesome to have someone local win.”
A local business in Marshfield since 1990, Weiler has seen her share of lottery excitement. In 2012, the $1 million winning MegaMillions ticket was sold at Weiler’s Central Avenue location.
“The was a neat moment,” said Weiler. “We love seeing our customers enjoy that success!”
Weiler added that tickets are available at all three locations, and encourages visitors to try some new coffee flavors when they stop in!
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