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$193,099 WINNING LOTTO 5 TICKET SOLD IN MORRISTOWN; Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $23 Million
Thursday, December 16, 2004
Media Contact:  Gretchen Vanhorn
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Tennessee’s Lotto 5 game on Wednesday produced 1,559 winners, including one $193,099 Jackpot winner who purchased the ticket in Morristown. An additional 54 players won $152 each while another 1,504 players won $9 each.

Tennessee’s Powerball game on Wednesday produced 28,965 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state. By selecting the Power Play option, 5,834 players multiplied their winnings by four.

Details from Wednesday’s Lotto 5 and Powerball drawings include:

Powerball Winning Numbers: 01-06-11-38-53 PB: 11 Power Play: x4

Lotto 5 Winning Numbers: 05-08-12-27-36

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

The Powerball jackpot for the next drawing on Saturday, Dec. 18 is estimated at $23 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 next Lotto 5 drawing will be held on Friday, Dec. 17. Lotto 5 Drawings are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights at 10:34 p.m. CST and can be seen on the Lottery’s television network partners throughout the state.

The Tennessee Lottery began selling its first instant tickets on Jan. 20, 2004. As of Oct. 15, the Lottery had transferred more than $174 million to the Tennessee Lottery for Education account, as well as more than $2 million for after-school programs. All Lottery profits will go to pay for specific education programs in Tennessee, which initially include HOPE Scholarships.

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