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Sunday, December 18, 2011
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie
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NASHVILLE - A player who purchased a Tennessee Cash ticket in Nashville matched all 6 numbers from the drawing held Friday, Dec. 16 to win the whopping $858,941 jackpot! No additional information is available until the prize is claimed.

Meanwhile, anticipation is growing as players look forward to this week's drawings of Powerball and Mega Millions, with incredible jackpots that stand at $104 million for Powerball and $152 million for Mega Millions.

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 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 programs, including college scholarships and after-school programs. Since the Lottery began selling tickets on Jan. 20, 2004, it has raised more than $2.16 billion for these programs. In addition to the educational beneficiaries, players have won over $4.9 billion in prizes and Lottery retailer partners have earned over $528.3 million in retailer commissions.

For more information, please visit For information about Lottery-funded scholarships, visit To see a county-by-county breakdown of the number of students who benefit, visit


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