JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The jackpot for Thursday night’s Mississippi Match 5 drawing has increased to $145,000.
According to the Mississippi Lottery Corporation (MLC), the Mississippi Match 5 jackpot has risen steadily since December 6, when the winning ticket worth $55,000 was purchased in Jackson. After a win, Mississippi Match 5 resets to $50,000, and increases based on sales.
Wednesday night’s Powerball jackpot is an estimated $215 million, with an estimated cash value of $112.3 million. The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday night’s drawing is now $640 million. The cash value of the jackpot is $328.3 million.
The numbers from the Tuesday, December 27, Mega Millions drawing was 9-13-36-59-61 and the Mega Ball was 11. The Megaplier was 2.
A Mega Millions ticket sold in Vancleave matched the first five numbers in Tuesday night’s drawing, but it missed the Mega Ball and the $565 million jackpot. The ticket is worth $1 million.