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$5,000 POWERBALL WINNER’S PRIZE IS $25,000 AFTER POWER PLAY; Jackpot for Saturday’s Drawing Grows to $36 Million
Thursday, July 22, 2004
Media Contact:  Kym Gerlock
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NASHVILLE — Tennessee’s Powerball game produced 26,648 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state, including one $5,000 winner who will quintuple their winnings since they chose the Power Play option. Another 4,821 winners selected the Power Play option, which also multiplied their winnings by five.

View the details link at for more information on Tennessee winners.

The Powerball jackpot for the next drawing on Saturday, July 24 is estimated at $36 million. Powerball drawings are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m. CST (10:59 p.m. EST). Watch for drawings at 10 p.m. CST (11 p.m. EST) on official Tennessee Lottery television stations throughout Tennessee. For more details about Powerball, visit .

The Tennessee Lottery began selling its first instant tickets on Jan. 20, 2004. At the end of its first fiscal year, after just five months and 12 days of ticket sales, the Lottery had raised more than $123 million for education. All Tennessee Lottery profits will go to pay for specific education programs in the state, which initially include the HOPE Scholarship program.

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