Check Powerball Winning Numbers Oct. 23; NC Winner Claims $1 Million

Written By Staff on October 23, 2021 - Last Updated on October 24, 2021
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Bring some joy to your weekend with the Powerball drawing!

For Saturday, Oct. 23, the Powerball estimated jackpot is $86 million with a $60.9 million cash value.

Powerball winning numbers Saturday, Oct. 23

Happening three times a week, there are Powerball drawings on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays at 11:15 pm ET. Be sure to check back for this evening’s winning numbers.

Winning numbers: 10 – 30 – 51 – 57 – 63

Powerball:  20

Multiplier: 2x

NC winner quickly cashes in on $1 million

The Wednesday drawing for Powerball proved lucky indeed for Charles Darkwah of Greensboro, NC. Darkwah’s $2 ticket yielded him a cool $1 million before taxes and withholding. The ticket matched all five white balls, which is good for the game’s second-place prize.

As a reminder, the winning numbers were 07 – 29 – 36 – 41 – 43 with a red Powerball of 05. The winner was purchased at Circle K on North Main Street in Archdale.

Darkwah claimed his prize in person on Thursday at the NC Lottery headquarters in Raleigh. After the required withholding for federal and state taxes, his win was worth $707,501.

Play Powerball online

Don’t forget that here in Pennsylvania, you have the option of buying Powerball tickets online. The state-run PA online lottery also offers great promotions as well.

For example, currently, there is a promotion aptly named the Witching Hour. Between the hours of 4 p.m. ET until 2 a.m. ET on Friday, Oct. 22 – Saturday, Oct. 23, add $10 to every deposit of $50 or more!

For those of you not in Pennsylvania, there are other states that offer online lottery sales as well:

  • New York
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Kentucky
  • Michigan
  • New Hampshire
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Virginia

Please play responsibly.

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