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.
(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... Read More.
The Mississippi Lottery Corporation announced Tuesday four new scratch-off games will be available at all retailer locations Tuesday, January 7. 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!... 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.
Mississippi residents don’t have to leave the state to buy lottery tickets anymore.Tickets go on sale Monday. The tickets will be available in roughly 1,200 convenience stores and other sites.For decades Mississippi was one of only six states without a lottery. There was strong... Read More.
The new Mississippi Lottery will start offering multistate games on Jan. 30.The state's lottery corporation on Tuesday announced the date that Powerball and Mega Millions will be available in Mississippi.The corporation said last week that the sale of scratch-off tickets for single-state games... 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 announced the start date in a... Read More.
Mississippi can take part in big multistate lottery games starting early next year.The Mississippi Lottery Corporation says in a news release Friday that directors of the Multi-State Lottery Association have approved Mississippi for Powerball and Mega Millions. Sales for those games are expected to... 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.