Big winner: Magnolia man wins big on lottery tickets bought in Brookhaven

Published 11:00 am Thursday, September 15, 2022

Even as cooling temperatures tease the arrival of fall, one Magnolia man felt things heat up when he won thousands of dollars recently in the Mississippi lottery.

The man won $7,600 in the Sunday, Sept. 11, Cash 4 midday drawing, on two tickets.

The winning tickets were sold at the Crossway Stop Exxon at the intersection of Hwy. 51 and Hwy. 84 in Brookhaven. A Brookhaven woman won $830 on a Mississippi Match 5 ticket with Multiplier sold at the same retailer in January.

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The man picked the numbers 5873, but declined the Fireball option.

The Cash4 games have two drawings a day, with a chance to win up to $5,000 each time with the Fireball option.

Winners in Mississippi’s lottery remain anonymous, unless they choose to reveal their winnings to the public.

Stores that sell winning tickets receive a cash incentive from the lottery program in Mississippi.

Read here to learn more about the Mississippi Lottery.