The Board
President & CEO
Executive Staff
Tennessee Lottery facebook page Tennessee Lottery Twitter page
Sunday, December 27, 2015

The holidays became even brighter for a Tennessee Lottery player in Newport who won the "Tennessee Cash" jackpot of $560,000 from the drawing held December 23. Excitement is also building throughout the state and beyond about the Powerball jackpot, which has climbed to a whopping $300 million.

No additional information about the Newport winner is available until the prize is claimed.

Visit for more information about the Lottery, games, winners and more.

About the Tennessee Education Lottery

The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation operates entirely from the revenue it generates through the sale of its products. Since January 20, 2004, the Lottery has raised more than $3.5 billion for designated education programs to fund college grants and scholarships, a variety of after-school programs and the new Tennessee Promise initiative.

In addition to the educational beneficiaries, players have won more than $8.7 billion in prizes and Lottery retailer partners have earned more than $896 million in retailer commissions. For additional formation, visit and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.

Return to Newsroom