Mega Millions grows to $122 million; Powerball reaches $291 million
While the temperatures are growing chillier, the jackpots for Mississippi Match 5, Mega Millions®, and Powerball® are heating up.
The jackpot for tonight’s drawing of the in-state Mississippi Match 5 is now an estimated $107,000. If there is no jackpot winner for tonight’s drawing, the estimated jackpot for the Thursday, Dec. 9, drawing is anticipated to roll to an estimated $123,000. If the jackpot is hit, the new starting amount will be an estimated $50,000.
Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot is now an estimated $122 million (the 13th roll for the current jackpot), while Wednesday’s Powerball jackpot is now an estimated $291 million (the 28th roll for the current jackpot).
New Games Out Today
Two new scratch-off games are available for purchase at lottery retailers starting today.
· Double Match ($2). Approximate overall odds are 1:4.66 Win up to $15,000.
· $15,000,000 Blowout ($10). Approximate overall odds are 1:9.95. Loaded exclusively with $50, $100 and $500 prizes.
Drawing results will be broadcast just after 10 p.m. CST on Mississippi Lottery partner TV stations, the MLC website and the Most Recent Drawing Results Hotline at 601-487-1396. Lottery partner stations can be found on the website.
DeSoto County News Service