Somebody who bought a lottery ticket in Philadelphia back in the spring is about to lose a lot of money, unless they act quickly."One person for the Mar. 28th drawing of Mega Millions won $10,000 on a ticket," says Meg Annison with the Mississippi... Read More.
Somebody who bought a Mega Millions ticket in Philadephia almost three months ago still hasn't claimed the $10,000 prize. Lottery officials say the ticket was purchased at Main Street Junction on West Beacon Street for the March 28 drawing. The winner has until Sept.... Read More.
(AP) Mississippi has collected about $16 million from a state lottery that started operating in November.The Mississippi Lottery Corporation said Monday that it deposited nearly $8.4 million into the state treasury on Feb. 20.That is the net proceeds from lottery games played during January.The... Read More.
The Mississippi Lottery Corporation will roll out new lottery games next week.Beginning Thursday, Jan. 30, Powerball and Mega Millions tickets will be available.The Mississippi Lottery sold nearly $9 million in scratch -off tickets during its first six days of operation in November.Most of the... Read More.
Two men were arrested after trying to cash in fake lottery tickets, police said.Flowood police received a call from the Mississippi Lottery Corporation around 9:20 Monday morning about two men trying to pass a fake lottery ticket.After speaking with officials, officers learned that the... Read More.
Four new scratch-off games are available at all retailer locations in Mississippi today. MLC’s first $10 game will be included in the new round.The new games include: $1—Love Y’all: Approximate overall odds are: 1:4.75. Win up to $2,500! (8 $2,500 prizes) $2—Easy Money: Approximate overall odds... Read More.
The Mississippi Lottery sold nearly $9 million in tickets during its first six days of operation.About $3.8 million of the money was awarded in prizes, and nearly $2 million of it will go into the state budget to help pay for roads and bridges.The... Read More.
The Mississippi Lottery is expected to generate $40 million in the first year and then an estimated $80 million to $100 million a year thereafter. The first $80 million will be used for infrastructure; anything over that amount has been earmarked for education.Four kinds... Read More.
The Mississippi Lottery is expected to generate $40 million in the first year and then an estimated $80 million to $100 million a year thereafter. The first $80 million will be used for infrastructure; anything over that amount has been earmarked for education.Meridian businessman... Read More.
The new Mississippi Lottery will start selling scratch-off tickets Nov. 25.That’s the Monday before Thanksgiving, and it’s slightly earlier than expected.The lottery corporation had said for months that the sales probably would begin by early December. The organization... Read More.
The launch date of selling scratch-off tickets for the Mississippi Lottery is expected by Dec. 1.The Mississippi Lottery Corporation said Tuesday it's now seeking advertising and related services for that purpose.“Our objective is to have a qualified advertising agency bring our company to life... Read More.