JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) – The Mississippi Lottery Corporation makes its first transfer to the state — and it’s a big one.
Last week, the MLC transferred $7.6 million into the Lottery Proceeds Fund.
That money will go towards improving roads throughout the state.
The lottery has brought in more than $80 million since it began eight weeks ago.
Players have claimed more than $44 million so far.
Powerball and Mega Millions tickets are expected to go on sale at the end of the month..