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$200,000 POWERBALL WINNER IN ALCOA! Powerball grows to $205 million; Lotto 5 at $370,000!
Thursday, January 18, 2007
Media Contact:  Rachel Petrie
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NASHVILLE - Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing produced a $200,000 winner in Alcoa in Blount County, and a rollover jackpot of an incredible $205 million for Powerball’s next drawing on Saturday, January 20. In addition, over 55,000 Powerball players purchased winning tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee and by selecting the Power Play option, 11,411 of those winners doubled their prize.

In other news, the jackpot for Lotto 5 soars to $370,000 for the next drawing on Friday, January 19. Over 1,900 winners were created in last nights drawing, including 58 players who each won $220 and 1,860 players who each won $11.

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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