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OVER 19,000 TENNESSEE POWERBALL WINNERS! PB jackpot ticket sold in FL
Thursday, October 07, 2010
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie
615-324-6555 Office
 

A Powerball jackpot ticket was sold in Florida to win Wednesday night’s drawing of the $61.5 million prize. In addition, more than 19,000 winning Powerball tickets were purchased in Tennessee creating happy winners and additional revenue for Lottery-funded programs.

Please visit www.tnlottery.com 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 Corporation 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 initiatives including college scholarships and after-school programs. Since the Tennessee Lottery began selling tickets on Jan. 20, 2004, it has raised more than $1.7 billion for these programs, and returned to Tennessee communities more than $3.9 billion in prizes and more than $431.7 million in retailer commissions. For more information, please visit www.tnlottery.com. For information about Lottery-funded scholarships, visit www.collegepaystn.com. To see a county-by-county breakdown of the number of students who benefit, visit www.seehowitaddsup.com.

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