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2009 Ends With 50th Win of $1 Million or More! $200,000 win in Marion County
Thursday, December 31, 2009
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie
615-324-6555 Office
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NASHVILLE - 2009 is ending with a bang for a Memphis Powerball player who became the Tennessee Lottery’s 50th winner of $1 million or more! In addition, a $200,000 Powerball ticket was sold in Jasper in Marion County. No additional information is available until the winners claim their prize. Please note: all Lottery offices will be closed Friday, Jan. 1 for New Year’s Day and will reopen Monday, Jan. 4.

Please visit and click on “winning numbers” for complete detailed charts on all Lottery drawings. Look for drawing broadcasts on Lottery partner stations throughout the state. Please note that broadcast times may vary.

About the Tennessee Education Lottery
The Tennessee Education Lottery operates entirely from the revenue it generates through the sale of its products. Net proceeds from sales of Lottery tickets, currently averaging over $5 million per week, fund specific education programs, including college scholarships, pre-kindergarten and after-school programs. Since the Tennessee Lottery began selling tickets on Jan. 20, 2004, it has raised more than $1.5 billion for these programs, and returned nearly $3.4 billion in prizes and more than $375 million in retailer commissions. For more information, please visit For information about Lottery-funded scholarships, visit


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