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Thursday, May 10, 2007
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NASHVILLE - The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to climb for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball grows to an estimated $34 million for its next drawing on Saturday, May 12 and Lotto 5 reaches an incredible $320,000 for its drawing on Friday, May 11.

There were over 28,000 winners created after last nights Powerball and Lotto 5 drawings and over 5,000 Powerball winners who quadrupled their prize money by choosing the Power Play option when purchasing their tickets.

Meanwhile, there's only 4 days left until the May 14 drawing for Million $ Madness, when the Tennessee Lottery will create four new millionaires! Don’t miss out!

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 March 31, 2007, the Lottery has raised over $842 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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