Nightly News | November 30, 2012
>>> now, the powerball jackpot. today we got to meet one set of winners but there is mystery surrounding the second winner. nbc kerry sanders with us from the hometown of one very lucky family in dearborn , good evening, kerry.
>> reporter: well, good evening, the winners, cindy and mark hill , live here, and despite the wins, mark will keep his truck but would like to get a new red camaro. cindy and mark hill say their heads are still spinning. that winning ticket was just one of two to hit the record powerball jackpot. the winnings so large here, cindy , who you see here purchasing the ticket at the convenience store last wednesday can't keep track of how big a cut her family will get.
>> how much money did we win?
>> i think it is 2$293 million, at least.
>> reporter: it was the day after, cindy was back at the store, checking the numbers.
>> i got back in the car, i didn't have my glasses, i was thinking is that the right numbers's is that the right numbers? i was shaking, i called my husband, i thought i was having a heart attack .
>> reporter: at the local high school gym where students were invited to listen to the story, 51-year-old cindy , who is unemployed, and her husband, mark, who was a mechanic, and out of a job two years ago, shared their love story , high school sweet hearts , parents to three children, and mom and dad to jaden, a six-year-old girl they adopted from china.
>> jaden, what do you want from christmas?
>> reporter: meanwhile, the other ticket sold in arizona may have turned up 2,000 miles away from maryland. this man claims he has a winning ticket. but the lottery computers in maryland are not designed to check out of state tickets. back in the small town in missouri where the hill family says they will remain, there are corrections, information that the jerseys led to the winning numbers was a coincidence. the ticket was a quick pick.
>> although we love the royals, so --
>> reporter: oh, and locals have made it very clear to everyone this town is not called dearborn .
>> dearborn .
>> reporter: the family here says they do plan to share the wealth. among the causes close to their hearts, adoption, something that they say they may now do again. brian?
>> kerry sanders in dearborn , missouri