Mega money up for grabs in Mega Millions®tonight!
Hoosier Lotto without a jackpot winner for 17 weeks
INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 25, 2014) - Hoosiers have the chance to win HUGE money in Mega Millions tonight. Tuesday night's Mega Millions jackpot is an estimated $195 million, after Friday night's drawing produced no jackpot winner.
Hoosiers will want to check their tickets carefully, as more than 32,000 Mega Millions players in Indiana won prizes from $1 to $5,000 in Friday night's drawing. So far in 2014 Hoosier Lottery retailers have sold 275,363 non-jackpot winning Mega Millions tickets.
Mega Millions tickets cost just a buck and are available at more than 4,000 retailers across the state. The cut-off time for Mega Millions sales is 10:44 Eastern.
Profits from the sale of Powerball and Mega Millions in Indiana stay in Indiana.
Homegrown jackpot growing and growing
Hometown favorite, Hoosier Lotto, has not produced a jackpot winner in 32 consecutive drawings and is up to $17 million for Wednesday night's drawing. Hoosier Lotto tickets cost just $1.
The Hoosier Lottery reminds all players to play responsibly. Must be 18 or older to play. Gambling Addiction Referral Line: 800-994-8448.
ABOUT THE HOOSIER LOTTERY: Hoosier Lottery distributions benefit every county throughout Indiana. Each fiscal year, the Hoosier Lottery contributes $30 million to local police and firefighters' pensions, and $30 million to the Teacher's Retirement Fund. In fiscal year 2012, $147.6 million in Hoosier Lottery earnings helped reduce motor vehicle excise taxes by 50 percent.
To learn more about the Hoosier Lottery, visit www.hoosierlottery.com and follow on Facebook and Twitter.
For more information, please contact Stephanie McFarland at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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