When this couple won half of a $578 million Powerball record jackpot, they decided to put their earnings to good use in the most unexpected way.
Home Sweet Home
Dearborn, Missouri is located about 40 miles north of Kansas City. It’s the kind of town where everybody knows one another. Nothing particularly exciting had happened in Dearborn…until the day Mark and Cindy Hill’s lives turned upside-down.
Keeping to Themselves
The Hills lived a quiet life in their tiny town. Mark worked in a factory; his wife, Cindy, was unemployed after losing her job as an office manager two years prior. They had three adult sons and an adopted six-year-old daughter. With only one source of income, times were tough for the family…