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Two chances to win more than $100 million

By Christian Jennings - bio | email

ALBANY,  GA (WALB) – Are you feeling lucky? If you are you might want to consider purchasing a lottery ticket. You've got two chances to win more than $100 million.

Both Georgia lottery jackpots are soaring! The Mega Millions jackpot is up to $143 million. And the Powerball jackpot is $252 million!

The Mega Millions drawing is Tuesday night at 11. It's rolled over 12 times since March 9th. You're chance of winning the $143 million is 1 in 175 million BUT if you're feeling lucky, go for it!

And if you don't win Tuesday night, pick a big powerball ticket. That drawing is Wednesday night at 10:59.

Lottery sales in Georgia are always high but convenience store owners say when there is a chance at winning almost $400 million, if you combine the two lottery jackpots, stores will be packed with lottery players.

Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday night. Megaball drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.

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