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MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT WON IN WA, ID; 2 $250,000 WINS IN TN
Wednesday, January 05, 2011
Media Contact:  Kym Gerlock
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Two tickets sold, one in Washington and one in Idaho, matched all six Mega Millions numbers from Tuesday night's drawing to split the jackpot of $380.7 million. In Tennessee, tickets sold in Goodlettsville and Powell matched five of the numbers drawn to win $250,000 each. The drawing was the climax of weeks of excitement and increased sales that gave a strong boost to education in Tennessee.
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 $1.8 billion for these programs, and returned to Tennessee communities more than $4.10 billion in prizes and more than $449.7 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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