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Thursday, October 26, 2006
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NASHVILLE - The jackpot wins just keep coming for Lotto 5 players! This time, a player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Ridgetop in Robertson County wins the $45,523 jackpot from Wednesday night’s drawing. This marks the fourth Lotto 5 jackpot won in the last six draws for the popular online game. No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

In addition, Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing produced over 26,000 winners in the state of Tennessee including 6,154 Power Play winners who multiplied their prize by five. Saturday night’s Powerball jackpot has grown to an estimated $83 million.

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. CT (11:34 p.m. ET); Powerball drawings are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m. CT (10:59 p.m. ET). Drawings are held every night at 6:28 p.m. CT (7:28 p.m. ET) and at midday at 12:28 p.m. CT (1:28 p.m. ET) 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 September 30, 2006, the Lottery has raised more than $699.1 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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