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Thursday, September 28, 2006
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie
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NASHVILLE - A winning $15 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Kansas for Wednesday night’s drawing, which also produced more than 23,000 winning tickets in Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, nearly 6,000 of those winning players tripled their prize amounts.

The Lotto 5 Jackpot reaches $265,000 as it rolls over to the next drawing on Friday, September 29. Wednesday night’s drawing produced 1,764 winners, including 61 players who each won $172 and 1,703 players who each won $10.

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 its first tickets on January 20, 2004. As of June 30, 2006, the Lottery has raised more than $636 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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