One lucky Texan is walking around with a little more pep in their step today, and that’s because one of the three winning Powerball tickets was sold right here in the Lone Star State.
The winning ticket was sold at a convenience store in Princeton, Texas, about forty miles northeast of Dallas the Appletree Food Mart is owned by an immigrant from Nepal. And just for selling the ticket, he wins one million dollars. The other two winning tickets were sold in North Carolina and Puerto Rico. No names have been released yet. The jackpot is worth more than $564 million dollars; the third largest in Powerball history.