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FRANKLIN PLAYER WINS $175,621 JACKPOT; Chattanooga Player Wins $100K Powerball Jackpot
Thursday, July 28, 2005
Media Contact:  Kym Gerlock
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NASHVILE - Wednesday night’s Lottery drawings will mean big winnings for players in Franklin and Chattanooga. One player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Franklin matched all five numbers correctly to win the jackpot of $175,621, while another player in Chattanooga matched five numbers correctly in Powerball to win $100,000. No additional information about the players is available until they claim their prizes.

In addition to the top tier prize wins, the Lotto 5 drawing produced 44 players who won $144 each and 1,523 who won $8 each. The Powerball drawing produced another 28,359 winners, which includes 5,588 who quintupled their winnings by using the Power Play option.

Please visit www.tnlottery.com and click on “winning numbers” for complete detailed charts on the Lotto 5 drawing.

Lotto 5 drawings are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights at 10:34 p.m. CST (11:34 p.m. EST); Powerball drawings are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m. CST (10:59 p.m. EST). Drawings are held every night at 6:28 p.m. CST (7:28 p.m. EST) for the Tennessee Lottery’s other two online games, CASH 3 and CASH 4.

The Tennessee Lottery began selling its first tickets on January 20, 2004. As of June 30, 2005, the Lottery had raised more than $359 million to fund specific education programs, including college scholarships, pre-kindergarten and after-school programs. For more information, please visit www.tnlottery.com. For information about Lottery-funded scholarships, visit www.collegepaystn.com .

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