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OVER 21,500 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Thursday, October 18, 2007
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie
615-324-6555 Office
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NASHVILLE, - Over 21,500 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $90,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $26 million for Saturday night’s draw.

Last night’s Powerball drawing produced 20,736 winners in Tennessee, with 5,313 of them quadrupling their prize, thanks to the Power Play option. In Lotto 5, last night's drawing produced 1,144 winners, including 21 players who won $342 each.

Please visit www.tnlottery.com and click on “winning numbers” for complete detailed charts on both drawings.

Lotto 5 drawings are broadcast Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights at 10:34 p.m. CT (11:34 p.m. ET); Powerball drawings are broadcast Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m. CT (10:59 p.m. ET). Drawings are broadcast every night at 6:28 p.m. CT (7:28 p.m. ET) and at midday at 12:28 p.m. CT (1:28 p.m. ET) Monday through Saturday for the Tennessee Lottery’s other two online games, CASH 3 and CASH 4.

The Tennessee Lottery began selling its first tickets on January 20, 2004. As of September 30, 2007, the Lottery has raised more than $987 million 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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