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$250,000 MEGA MILLIONS WIN IN SIGNAL MOUNTAIN! Powerball hits $260 million
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie, Communication Specialist
615-324-6555 Office
615-351-6972 Mobile
 

The Tennessee Lottery’s weekend drawings created over 57,000 winners throughout the state including a lucky player in Signal Mountain who purchased a Mega Millions ticket worth $250,000 after Friday night’s drawing. No further information is available until the prize is claimed.

In addition, jackpots have once again grown larger for the week to come. Leading the way is the ever-popular Powerball with an amazing $260 million grand prize. Rounding out the trio is Mega Millions, with a jackpot of $13 million, and Tennessee Cash, which now stands at $800,000.

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 $5.3 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 $2.55 billion for these programs. In addition to the educational beneficiaries, players have won over $5.8 billion in prizes and Lottery retailer partners have earned more than $636 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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