The jackpot for tonight’s Powerball drawing is up to $540-million. Tomorrow night’s Mega Millions drawing is at $244-million. Tuesday’s Mississippi Match 5 drawing is at $65-thousand.
Ringing in the New Year
The New Year is already bringing good luck to one Mississippi Lottery player who won $100,000 from the Saturday, Jan. 1, Powerball drawing.
The winning ticket was purchased from Pearl Brandon LLC located at 3601 Hwy. 80 East in Pearl. The numbers randomly generated for the New Year’s drawing were: 6-12-39-48-50, with 7 as the Powerball.
New Year, New Games
Three new scratch-off games will be available for purchase at lottery retailers starting tomorrow.
· Triple It ($1)—Approximate overall odds are 1:4.95. Win up to $5,000.
· I Heart Cash ($2)—Approximate overall odds are 1:4.80. Win up to $15,000.
· Win It All ($10). Approximate overall odds are 1:3.98. Win up to $200,000.