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LOTTO 5 JACKPOT SOARS TO $275,000 FOR WEDNESDAY’S DRAWING
Tuesday, March 15, 2005
Media Contact:  Gretchen Vanhorn
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NASHVILLE -Tennessee’s Lotto 5 game produced 1,808 winners in Monday night’s drawing, including 50 players who won $206 each and 1,758 players who won $9 each.

The jackpot for the next Lotto 5 drawing on Wednesday, March 16 is estimated at $275,000. 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 January 20, 2004. Proceeds as of December 31, 2004 have resulted in transfers to the Lottery for Education Account of $231.2 million, in addition to 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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