Family Man Saint's Fan Wins Ultimate Prize In Lottery's Second-Chance Drawing
NEWS | Jun 26, 2017

BATON ROUGE – Like his family’s favorite team, Louis “L.P.” Ledet discovered persistence pays off when his nonwinning...

Lottery Offices Closed July 4
NEWS | Jun 26, 2017

All Louisiana Lottery offices will be closed Tuesday, July 4, for Independence Day. All drawings will be conducted as usual and...

Bridge City Resident Wins $1 Million Playing Mega Millions
NEWS | Jun 23, 2017

Samuel Smith of Bridge City learned from his daughter that he was a Louisiana Lottery millionaire after she double checked his...

Vietnam Veteran Wins Lotto Jackpot Playing Familial Numbers
NEWS | Jun 12, 2017

Sherman Washington III won the $375,000 Lotto Jackpot during the Louisiana Lottery’s June 3 drawing, by playing the numbers of...

Louisiana Lottery Announces Final Saints Gold Second-Chance Drawing Entry Deadline
NEWS | Jun 9, 2017

The Louisiana Lottery is calling all New Orleans Saints fans to mail in any remaining nonwinning $5 SAINTS GOLD scratch-off...

Lottery Drawings Produce $6.3 Million In Winnings In May While Scratch-Off Winners Claim $12.8 Million
NEWS | Jun 5, 2017

BATON ROUGE – Remodeling a bathroom and purchasing a plane ticket to California were just a few of the plans Louisiana Lottery...

Lottery Offices Closed May 29
NEWS | May 22, 2017

All Louisiana Lottery offices will be closed Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day. All drawings will be conducted as usual and...

Long-Time Lotto Player Hits The Jackpot
NEWS | May 19, 2017

“Total disbelief” is how Dorothy Upshaw of Stonewall describes the moment she realized she won the $400,000 Lotto jackpot...

Slidell Unclaimed Mega Millions Prize Set To Expire June 18
NEWS | May 18, 2017

BATON ROUGE – As of today, no one has stepped forward to claim a $5,000 Louisiana Lottery Mega Millions prize won during the...

Third Quarter Lottery Transfers Down
NEWS | May 12, 2017

Bringing year-to-date contributions to $119.7 million, the Louisiana Lottery Corporation transferred $41.5 million to the state...