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Sunday, December 28, 2008
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NASHVILLE - A player in Pulaski won $1 million in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing by matching all five white balls and choosing the Power Play option, which quintupled his $200,000 win. No additional information is available until the winner claims the prize. The Powerball jackpot is estimated at $80 million for the next drawing on Wednesday, December 31.

Jackpots for the Lottery’s other online drawings stand as follows: PICK 5 is at $65,000 for tomorrow night’s drawing and LOTTO PLUS has grown to an incredible $11.1 million for Tuesday night’s drawing.

Please visit and click on “winning numbers” for complete detailed charts on all Lottery drawings. Look for drawing broadcasts on Lottery partner stations throughout the state. Please note that broadcast times may vary.

About the Tennessee Education Lottery

The Tennessee Education Lottery operates entirely from the revenue it generates through the sale of its products. Net proceeds from sales of Lottery tickets, currently averaging over $5 million per week, fund specific education programs, including college scholarships, pre-kindergarten and after-school programs. Since the Tennessee Lottery began selling tickets on Jan. 20, 2004, it has raised more than $1.2 billion for these programs, and returned to Tennessee communities more than $2.7 billion in prizes and nearly $308 million in retailer commissions. For more information, please visit For information about Lottery-funded scholarships, visit


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