Mega Millions Jackpot Increases to $510 Million!

Nearly $1 Billion Combined Mega Millions® and Powerball® Jackpots

JACKSON, MISS. – The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday, January 8, just jumped from an estimated annuity jackpot of $490 million to $510 million! The new cash value is now estimated at $377.4 million.

Mega Millions and Powerball have combined jackpots of nearly $1 billion for this weekend’s drawings. This is the highest the combined jackpots have been since October 2018.

One lucky Mississippi Lottery player won $50,000 from Wednesday’s Powerball drawing. Check your tickets and #havefunyall!

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