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$48,079 WINNING LOTTO 5 TICKET SOLD IN MEMPHIS; Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $19 Million
Thursday, April 07, 2005
Media Contact:  Gretchen Vanhorn
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NASHVILLE -Tennessee’s Lotto 5 game on Wednesday produced 1,357 winners, including one jackpot winner of $48,079 who purchased the ticket in Memphis. Thirty-four players matched four of five numbers to win $243 each, and 1,322 players matched three of five numbers to win $10 each.

Tennessee’s Powerball game on Wednesday produced 21,054 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state. By selecting the Power Play option, 4,651 players multiplied their winnings by three.

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

Lotto 5 Winning Numbers: 10-15-20-27-33

Powerball Winning Numbers: 05-11-14-22-51 PB:17 Power Play: x3

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

The Lotto 5 jackpot for the next drawing on Friday, April 8 is estimated at $40,000. 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 Powerball jackpot for the next drawing on Saturday, April 9 is estimated at $19 million. For more details about Powerball, visit www.powerball.com. 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.

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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