LOTTERY SETS NEW RECORD FOR EDUCATION FUNDING 3RD Quarter Proceeds Highest to Date; Fiscal Year Remains on Track to Set New Record
The Tennessee Lottery continues to shatter its own records announcing today the highest quarterly return to education since it began January 20, 2004. The period from January 1, 2016, through March 31, 2016, realized a record return to education of $119.1 million, a 27.2 % increase over the previous quarterly record of $93.6 million set during the third quarter of 2015.
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$1 MILLION EAST TN WINNERS ALL SMILES
This million-dollar couple from Gray smiled throughout the long drive from northeast Tennessee to Nashville--and kept smiling as they claimed their 7-figure Powerball prize. Who can blame them? The lucky Powerball ticket was purchased at Redi Mart in Gray, and won from the drawing held April 2, 2016. Congrats and good luck!
Husband and wife are thrilled with their $1 million win!
WHITES CREEK PLAYER “STILL IN SHOCK” AFTER MILLION-DOLLAR WIN
It’s not surprising Ronald Dorris was a bit shaky when he arrived at Tennessee Lottery headquarters Monday. That’s because the “Ultimate Millions” instant ticket he brought with him was worth $1 million. “I’m still in shock,” said the Whites Creek resident. “This going to give me some real relief.”
Lottery President & CEO celebrates with TN Powerball Jackpot winners
TENNESSEE POWERBALL JACKPOT WINNER CLAIMS PRIZE; Shares in Largest Jackpot Prize in World History
After a whirlwind trip to New York City for a visit with The Today Show, the Tennessee winners of one-third of the historic, world record-breaking Powerball jackpot of $1.58 BILLION arrived at Tennessee Lottery headquarters in Nashville today to claim their share of the prize, an incredible $528.8 million. Lisa and John Robinson of Munford, along with their daughter Tiffany and dog Abby, were greeted at the door by Tennessee Lottery President and CEO Rebecca Hargrove.