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Thursday, June 8, 2006
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NASHVILLE - One lucky player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Ramer in McNairy County wins the $191,168 jackpot from Wednesday night’s drawing for that game. The estimated jackpot for Friday’s Lotto 5 drawing is $40,000.

The Powerball jackpot continues to grow as an estimated $73 million rolls for the next drawing on Saturday, June 10. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in Wednesday night’s drawing, there were 29,632 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 7,441 players multiplied their winnings by five.

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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