Red Bud Hopes Lucky Lottery Lightning Strikes Twice

RED BUD, IL (KTVI)– There’s a jumbo-jackpot for Powerball. Wednesday night’s drawing is worth $500-million.

For many, Red Bud, Illinois is a place where dreams can come true.

In this fairy tale there was no giant, no magic beans and no bean stalk.

But this lotto machine is where magic happened not so long ago.

Many have come here chasing a dream.

And many believe they have the golden ticket.

Wednesdays jackpot will be the largest in Powerball’s history.

A $2 down payment on a happy ever lasting fantasy.

They say lightning never hits the same place twice.

And for those buying a ticket they believe dreams can come true.