The Tennessee Education Lottery has announced that the Mega Millions jackpot is raised to $355 million from $330 million.
The next Mega Millions drawing is scheduled for Tuesday night. You can watch it live on WBIR.
.Helping raise the jackpot total has been the increase in ticket sales, according to Rebecca Hargrove, President and CEO of the Tennessee Lottery.
This week's sales for the Mega Millions are on pace to surpass last week's record week, Hargrove said.
"Just the number,'' is why Lisa Harper, 42, said she bought a Mega Millions ticket when she stopped in for gas at an Exxon on Broadway