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$131,147 JACKPOT TICKET SOLD IN MEMPHIS; Monday’s Lotto 5 Drawing Nets Game’s 2nd Jackpot Winner
Tuesday, September 7, 2004
Media Contact:  Kym Gerlock
(615) 324-6556 Office
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NASHVILLE - Monday night’s Lotto 5 drawing resulted in one jackpot winner of $131,147, who purchased their ticket in Memphis. Another 35 winners matched 4 of 5 winning numbers to win $308 each, while 1,434 players matched 3 of 5 winning numbers to win $12 each. View the details link at for more information on winners.

Lotto 5 Drawings are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights and can be seen at 10:34 p.m. CST on the Lottery’s television network partners throughout the state. Winning prize amounts are based on sales.

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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