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LOTTO PLUS SOARS TO $3.4 MILLION! LA ticket wins Powerball jackpot of $34.1 million; Jellico, Knoxville, Memphis players match five of five
Sunday, June 01, 2008
Media Contact:  Kym Gerlock
615-324-6556 Office
615-604-2827 Mobile
 

NASHVILLE - Weekend news is hot at the Tennessee Lottery, with a new jackpot of $3.4 million for the next LOTTO PLUS drawing that was created after Friday night's drawing. That drawing also produced nearly 4,500 winners.

In other news, a ticket purchased in Louisiana matched all Powerball numbers to win the jackpot of $34.1 million. In addition, Jellico, Knoxville and Memphis each had a winner who matched five of five Powerball numbers. Two of those winners purchased Power Play, multiplying their $200,000 win by four for a win of $800,000! Meanwhile, the jackpot for PICK 5 continues to grow and now stands at $450,000 for Monday night.


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.


Since the Tennessee Lottery began selling tickets on Jan. 20, 2004, it has raised more than $1.1 billion to fund specific education programs, including college scholarships, pre-kindergarten and after-school programs. For more information, please visit www.tnlottery.com. For information about Lottery-funded scholarships, visit www.collegepaystn.com.


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