Press Releases

Spooky New Scratch-Off Games

September 27, 2022

Jackpots creeping higher JACKSON, MISS. – They’re creepy, and they’re kooky. Mysterious and spooky. They’re all together ooky. Just in time for the Halloween season, The Addams Family Fortune scratch-off game will be available in… Continue reading Spooky New Scratch-Off Games

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Powerball First Millionaire of the Year Grand Prize Drawing Oct. 3

September 26, 2022

Deadline to enter Sept. 30 JACKSON, MISS. – Mississippi Lottery Insiders have just four more days to enter the drawing for an expenses-paid trip to New York City and a chance to become Powerball’s® First… Continue reading Powerball First Millionaire of the Year Grand Prize Drawing Oct. 3

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$358,000 Mississippi Match 5 Jackpot Hit

September 16, 2022

Mega Millions jackpot reaches $256 million; Powerball grows to $225 million JACKSON, MISS. –  One Mississippi Lottery player hit it big when they matched all five numbers from the Thursday, Sept. 15, Mississippi Match 5… Continue reading $358,000 Mississippi Match 5 Jackpot Hit

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Mississippi Lottery Announces August Transfer to the State

September 16, 2022

The Mississippi Lottery Corporation has completed its August transfer to the state for $8,533,290.22, bringing the total for the first two months of FY23 to $20,367,589.00. In accordance with the Alyce G. Clarke Lottery Law,… Continue reading Mississippi Lottery Announces August Transfer to the State

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Second Early Bird Drawing for $1,000 Friday

September 12, 2022

Extra drawings lead up to grand prize trip in Powerball First Millionaire of the Year promotion JACKSON, MISS. – Mississippi Lottery Insiders have a chance to win a trip to New York City and be… Continue reading Second Early Bird Drawing for $1,000 Friday

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Cash 4 Players Score More Than Half-a-Million Dollars in Payouts

September 8, 2022

Check your numbers: several unclaimed prizes for Powerball/Mega Millions JACKSON, MISS. – More than 200 Cash 4 players won upwards of half-a-million dollars in combined winnings from the Sunday, Sept. 4., evening drawing with the… Continue reading Cash 4 Players Score More Than Half-a-Million Dollars in Payouts

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First Early Bird Drawing for $1,000 Friday

September 7, 2022

Extra drawings lead up to grand prize trip in Powerball First Millionaire of the Year promotion JACKSON, MISS. – One Mississippi Lottery Insider will win a trip to New York City and have a chance… Continue reading First Early Bird Drawing for $1,000 Friday

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You Could Be the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year

September 1, 2022

Grand Prize trip to NYC; other cash prizes for Mississippi Lottery Insiders JACKSON, MISS. – A Mississippi Lottery Insider will win a trip to New York City and a chance to become “the Powerball® First Millionaire of the… Continue reading You Could Be the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year

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Mississippi Lottery Announces July Transfer to the State

August 19, 2022

JACKSON, MISS – The Mississippi Lottery Corporation has completed its July transfer to the state, the first for Fiscal Year ‘23, for $11,834,298.78. “We are thankful to begin Fiscal Year 2023 with such a strong transfer,”… Continue reading Mississippi Lottery Announces July Transfer to the State

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$500,000 Powerball Ticket Purchased in Mississippi

August 15, 2022

Purchase of Powerplay boosted $50,000 win to $500,000 JACKSON, MISS. – A $50,000 win became a $500,000 bonanza for one Mississippi Lottery player who spent the extra dollar for the Powerplay multiplier for the Saturday… Continue reading $500,000 Powerball Ticket Purchased in Mississippi

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