From buying Saints tickets to paying for a wedding, Louisiana Lottery players had big plans for the more than $9.9 million in scratch-off prizes paid in September. The Lottery also reported more than $8.6 million in prizes won during drawings held in September.
September's draw-style game winnings included one match-5 Powerball prize worth $1 million, six Powerball prizes of $10,000, three Powerball with Power Play prizes averaging $40,000 each, two Mega Millions prizes of $10,000 and three Easy 5 jackpot prizes totaling $470,000. Lotto winnings totaled $873,633. Pick 3 winning tickets totaled $2,678,950, and Pick 4 winning tickets totaled $1,723,600.
Easy 5 prizes totaled $635,060 with an additional $153,530 won in ezmatch prizes, an instant-win option available for an additional $1.