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POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS STILL CLIMBING! Powerball at $114 Million, Lotto 5 at $750,000
Sunday, May 14, 2006
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie
(615) 324-6555 Office
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NASHVILLE -The Powerball jackpot continues to climb and is estimated at $114 million for the next drawing on Wednesday, May 17. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in Saturday night’s drawing, there were 42,087 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. In addition, 10,434 lucky players who purchased the Power Play option multiplied their winnings by three.

The Lotto 5 Jackpot reaches an incredible $750,000 as it rolls over to the next drawing on Monday, May 15. Friday night’s drawing produced 2,933 winners, including 89 players who each won $193 and 2,844 players who each won $9.

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

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) and at midday at 12:28 p.m. CST (1:28 p.m. EST) Monday through Saturday for the Tennessee Lottery’s other two online games, CASH 3 and CASH 4.

The Tennessee Lottery began selling tickets on January 20, 2004. As of March 31, 2006, the Lottery has raised more than $567 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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