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Thursday, September 22, 2005
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NASHVILLE - Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing produced a $200,000 win for a player who purchased a ticket in Alcoa. No additional details are available until the player claims the prize. The drawing produced an additional 38,469 winners, 7,759 of whom tripled their winnings with the Power Play. The jackpot for Saturday’s drawing is estimated at $126 million.

There was no jackpot winner from Wednesday night’s Lotto 5 drawing, but 58 players won $162 each, while another 1,621 players won $9 each. The Lotto 5 jackpot for Friday’s drawing is estimated at $320,000.

Please visit 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 For information about Lottery-funded scholarships, visit

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