Two multimillion-dollar lottery jackpots up for grabs

Two multimillion-dollar lottery jackpots up for grabs

Mississippi's Legislature is conducting a study to decide whether to legalize a lottery in the state.

"The cold weather hasn't stopped those wanting to buy lottery tickets", said Corby Mead, manager of the Stogie's Discount Tobacco & Beer Downtown Store at 17 Washington Ave.in Huntington. The Powerball jackpot during that run-up in 2017 reached $758.7 million and became the largest lottery jackpot in the world ever won by a single ticket.

Four jackpots have been won during that time frame, including the seventh largest prize ever, $380 million on January 4, 2011; winners in Idaho and Washington shared that jackpot.

Fiesta Bowl nostalgia? Not for Penn State and Washington
Washington , meanwhile, hardly got on track as Penn State's defensive line swarmed quarterback Jake Browning early and often. The redshirt junior finishes the year with 3,570 passing yards and a 28/10 TD/INT ratio across 13 games played.

Tuesday night's Mega Millions jackpot is worth an estimated $343 million, with a cash payout of about $215 million. Mega Millions and Powerball are offering Georgia Lottery players two very large jackpots totaling almost $783 million dollars. SiLive will also post the winning numbers. The odds of winning the jackpot with a $1 ticket are 1-in-13,983,816.

The Mega Millions drawing is televised every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. on selected television stations. That includes 5 ticket holders in Iowa, New Hampshire and New Jersey who matched 5 numbers for $1 million. Mega millions made a change in October, giving you more numbers to choose from - and making it harder to win.

The official Ohio Lottery site offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.

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