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POWERBALL AND LOTTO 5 DRAWINGS PRODUCE OVER 31,000 TN WINNERS; $36 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in Wisconsin
Sunday, January 9, 2005
Media Contact:  Gretchen Vanhorn
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NASHVILLE – Friday’s Lotto 5 drawing produced 1,103 winners throughout the state, including 29 players who won $254 each and 854 players who won $12 each. The jackpot continues to grow as $84,245 rolls over to the next drawing on Monday.

Tennessee’s Powerball game on Saturday produced 29,959 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state. By selecting the Power Play option, 5,532 players multiplied their winnings by four. There was one winner in the state of Wisconsin for the $36.8 Million grand prize.

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

The Lotto 5 jackpot for the next drawing on Monday, Jan. 10 will contain the rollover amount of $84,245 and will continue to grow with ticket sales. 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 Powerball jackpot for the next drawing on Wednesday, Jan. 12 is estimated at $10 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. 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. For more information, please visit


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