Mississippi Kick Off Lottery Sale First Time
Really a historic day for Mississippi. First Scratch off lottery tickets go on sale in Mississippi. There are four kinds of scratch off tickets that neighbors of Mississippi can buy .About 1200 retailers have signed up to sell the tickets across the state. State leaders say up to $80 million from the lottery will go toward improving roads , bridges and public education.
Tickets went to sell at 5 A.M (Monday, November 25) .Any person above 21 years old can buy these scratch lottery. The next date people are looking forward to its January 20th , 2020 , when Powerball and Mega Millions go on sale.
Democratic State Representative Alyce Clarke of Jackson buy the ceremonial first ticket Monday morning at a convenience store in South Jackson.
News Source : WJTV