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12/30/2007
OVER 30,000 WEEKEND WINS!
Over 30,000 winners were created in Tennessee after this weekend’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this week, with Lotto 5 at an estimated $240,000 for Monday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $52 million for Wednesday night’s draw.

12/27/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS ON THE RISE!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots are on the rise after Wednesday night’s drawings, bringing the grand prizes for each to $42 million and $160,000 respectively, for this weekend's drawings.

12/23/2007
JACKPOTS CLIMB DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON!
Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to climb through the holidays, growing to $32 million and $85,000, respectively.

12/20/2007
COOKEVILLE PLAYER WINS $244,914 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
Wednesday night’s Lotto 5 drawing produced nearly 1,600 winners including one lucky player in Cookeville who won the $244,914 jackpot! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

12/18/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT GROWING!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows again after Monday night’s drawing and hits an estimated $240,000 for Wednesday night’s draw. Powerball stands at an estimated $20 million.

12/13/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WIN IN KENTUCKY; OVER 22,000 WINS IN TENNESSEE!
A winning $33.6 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Kentucky for Wednesday night’s drawing, which also produced more than 22,000 winning tickets in Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 5,513 of those winning players multiplied their prize by five.

12/13/2007
“Deal or No Deal” Trip Winner’s Dream Has Come True!
For Nashville’s Fibi Youssef, winning a trip to Hollywood and a chance to play one of her favorite television game shows is a dream come true. “I always dreamed I’d go, but I didn’t think it would be this soon!” Fibi, originally from Egypt, is the Tennessee Lottery’s second winner of a trip to Hollywood that will mean winnings of between $5,000 and $25,000 and a chance to play “Deal or No Deal,” which offers an opportunity to win up to $1 million.

12/13/2007
16 “PLAY IT AGAIN” AND WIN BIG! Environment not the only winner with Play it Again!
Sixteen Tennesseans—including a cook from Memphis who claimed his $100,000 prize today—‘Played it Again’ and won in the Tennessee Lottery’s second “Play it Again!” second-chance drawing held earlier this week.

12/11/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT ON THE RISE!
The Lotto 5 jackpot is on the rise after Monday night’s drawing and hits an estimated $85,000 for Wednesday night’s draw. Powerball stands at an estimated $33 million.

12/9/2007
$476,469 WIN FOR SMYRNA PLAYER!
A Lotto 5 ticket sold in Smyrna hit Friday night's Lotto 5 jackpot, worth $476,469. No information is available about the winner until he or she claims the prize.

12/7/2007
"Big Money Maker" Winner Makes Big Plans!
Tazewell resident Barry Seabolt has big plans for the $250,000 he won playing the instant game "Big Money Maker" – retiring the mortgage of his family’s land and home. “This is coming at a great time for us,” said Barry. “My dad was so nervous after I won but believe me, I slept like a baby!” Barry purchased his winning ticket at the Lottery & More in Tazewell. Congratulations to the Seabolt family!

12/6/2007
WEEKEND JACKPOTS HEATING UP!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots are heating up for this weekend's drawings, bringing the grand prizes for each to $26 million and $485,000, respectively. Although there were no jackpot winners last night, there were 20,622 total winners in Tennessee's Powerball game and 2,487 total winners in Lotto 5.

12/4/2007
Four New Games for Holiday Fun!
The Tennessee Lottery introduces four new instant games this month, perfect for stocking stuffers, gift tags or just some holiday fun. Leading the pack is the new $2 game “Triple Green,” which boasts a top prize of $30,000!

12/2/2007
LOTTERY JACKPOTS CLIMB AGAIN!
The jackpots climb once again for the Tennessee Lottery’s two popular online games, Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpot for Lotto 5 is $310,000 for Monday’s drawing, while the Powerball grand prize has climbed to $20 million for Wednesday’s drawing.

12/1/2007
Entry Deadline for the Next Play It Again! Second-Chance Drawing is Sunday, December 9!
Be sure to register your eligible non-winning instant tickets by CLICKING HERE to link to the Play It Again! Second-Chance Drawing website.

11/29/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WON IN RHODE ISLAND; LOTTO 5 JACKPOT AT ONE-QUARTER MILLION!
Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing produced a $151.9 million jackpot winner in Rhode Island. In addition, over 38,000 winning tickets were sold in Tennessee, with over 8,000 of those winners multiplying their prize by three, thanks to the Power Play option.

11/20/2007
$327,961 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT WIN IN FAYETTE COUNTY! !!
A player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Rossville in Fayette County wins the $327,961 jackpot from Monday night’s drawing. No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

11/19/2007
Nashville Powerball Winner Claims $200,000 Prize!
After calling the Tennessee Lottery’s Player Hotline, retiree Jerry Hunt discovered that he was the $200,000 Nashville winner from the Wednesday, November 14 Powerball drawing. “I found the ticket in my pocket on Saturday after the drawing,” said Hunt. “I’d forgotten all about it!” Jerry, pictured with his son Mike, purchased his winning ticket at Publix #1116 in Nashville. Congratulations to the Hunt family.

11/18/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT HITS $120 MILLION; LOTTO 5 $330,000!
Excitement continues to build as the jackpots climb once again for the Tennessee Lottery’s two popular online games, Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpot for Lotto 5 is $330,000 for Monday’s drawing, while the Powerball grand prize has climbed to $120 million for Wednesday’s drawing.

11/15/2007
NASHVILLE, MURFREESBORO PLAYERS WIN $200,000 EACH! PLUS, NEXT EARLY BIRD DRAWING FOR MILLION $ MADNESS IS TOMORROW!
It's a busy week at the Tennessee Lottery, with two Powerball winners of $200,000 each from last night's drawing, and excitement continuing to build about the next Million $ Madness Early Bird drawing on Friday, Nov. 16.

11/13/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT CLIMBING BACK UP!
Wednesday night’s Lotto 5 jackpot is estimated at $195,000 after last night's drawing, which produced a total of 1,390 winners, including 39 tickets worth $227 each. In addition, the Powerball jackpot for tomorrow evening’s drawing stands at an estimated $95 million.

11/12/2007
MUSIC CITY WOMAN IS HOLLYWOOD BOUND! 1st winner of Lottery’s new “Deal or No Deal” Second Chance Drawing “still in shock!”
Hollywood, here she comes! Nashville’s Brenda Chambers, 47, is the first of four Tennessee Lottery winners who will receive a trip to Hollywood and a chance to play “Deal or No Deal” with Howie, the Banker and the popular 26 models. “I’m still in shock!” said Brenda, who works at Nashville’s Temple Hills Golf Club. “I love the show … I think Howie is great!”

11/11/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS CLIMBING!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots jumped again after this weekend's drawings, bringing the grand prizes for each to $95 million and $135,000, respectively. Although there were no jackpot winners, there were 34,645 total winners in Tennessee's Powerball game and 1,238 total winners in Lotto 5.

11/8/2007
EARLY BIRD GETS THE WORM BUT THERE'S STILL TIME! Deadline for First Million $ Madness Early Bird Drawing Midnight Tonight!
The first of seven weekly Million $ Madness Early Bird drawings to award 10 prizes, one winner of $1,000 and nine winners of $100 each, will be held tomorrow, but it’s not too late to be part of the fun! Players have until midnight tonight to purchase their Million $ Madness tickets, which will be entered into this first Early Bird drawing, as well as all future Early Bird drawings and the Grand Prize drawing.

11/6/2007
COFFEE COUNTY PLAYER WINS $405,142 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
A player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Manchester in Coffee County wins the $405,142 jackpot from Monday night’s drawing. No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

11/6/2007
HOLIDAY TREASURES ARE HERE! Tennessee Lottery Offers Three Holiday-Themed Instant Games
The Tennessee Lottery is getting into the holiday spirit once again with the launch of three new holiday-themed instant games – “Holiday Treasures,” “Season’s Greetings,” and “Holiday Cash.” Like the previously released “Silver Bells,” these three new games boast festive holiday graphics and would make great gifts, stocking stuffers or fun gift tags for everyone on your list.

11/4/2007
OVER 30,000 WEEKEND WINS!
Over 30,000 winners were created in Tennessee after this weekend’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this week, with Lotto 5 at an estimated $400,000 for Monday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $71 million for Wednesday night’s draw.

11/1/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS GROW AGAIN!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots grow once more for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball grows to an estimated $62 million for its next drawing on Saturday, November 3 and Lotto 5 reaches an estimated $310,000 for its drawing on Friday, November 2.

10/30/2007
LOTTERY JACKPOTS A TREAT FOR HALLOWEEN NIGHT!
Lottery jackpots for the Halloween night drawings of Powerball and Lotto 5 are sweet treats for players. The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $255,000 after Monday night’s drawing and Powerball stands at an estimated $51 million.

10/28/2007
LOTTERY JACKPOTS STILL GROWING!
The jackpot for Tennessee's popular Powerball game has grown to an estimated $51 million for Wednesday night's drawing. Although there wasn't a jackpot winner in the game last night, the drawing created 29,006 winners in Tennessee with 7,536 of those winners multiplying their prize by four.

10/26/2007
MILLION $ MADNESS IS BACK!
It’s back! The Tennessee Lottery’s popular Million $ Madness game returns on October 30, with over 580 prizes to be awarded, including four of $1 million each. “The first Million $ Madness game was such a hit, we’ve decided to play it again with even more prizes and more chances to win,” said Rebecca Hargrove, Tennessee Lottery President and CEO. “With such great odds to win $1 million, the game will surely be another success for education.”

10/25/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS INCREASE!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots increased after last Wednesday night’s drawings, bringing the grand prizes for each to $43 million and $130,000 respectively, for this weekends drawings.

10/24/2007
LOTTERY RAISES $1 BILLION FOR EDUCATION! Strong sales continue, pushing proceeds for education across major milestone
Continued strong sales pushed Tennessee Lottery proceeds for education to over $1 billion this week. “What an incredible milestone!” said President and CEO Rebecca Hargrove. “More than one billion dollars for education in the state is something all Tennesseans can celebrate.”

10/23/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT ON THE RISE!
The Lotto 5 jackpot is estimated at $80,000 after last night's drawing, which produced a total of 1,282 winners, including 32 tickets worth $217 each.

10/22/2007
Lucky 13 Win $600,000 Powerball Prize!
Thirteen can no longer be considered unlucky—at least for 13 employees of Nashville-based Hardaway Construction, who will divide a $600,000 Powerball prize won after Saturday night’s drawing. “We always play the Power Play,” said Harold Sterry, the group’s leader and “lucky charm,” according to the other members. Sterry purchased the winning ticket at Stop N Buy on Sanders Ferry Road in Hendersonville. After nearly a year of paying $4 per person each week to play the twice-weekly drawings, the group won its biggest prize ever—but still predicts a Powerball jackpot win is in the near future. Good luck and congratulations to all!

10/21/2007
HOT WEEKEND WINS –$600,000 POWERBALL WIN IN HENDERSONVILLE; $90,419 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT IN SHELBYVILLE!
The weather is cool but the Tennessee Lottery weekend news is hot! Friday night's Lotto 5 drawing resulted in a $90,419 winning ticket purchased in Shelbyville, while last night’s Powerball drawing created a $600,000 win for a lucky Hendersonville player who used Power Play! No additional information is available until the winners claim their prizes.

10/18/2007
OVER 21,500 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Over 21,500 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $90,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $26 million for Saturday night’s draw.

10/16/2007
$606,021 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT WIN IN NASHVILLE!
A player in Nashville correctly matched all 5 numbers in Monday night’s Lotto 5 drawing to win the $606,021 jackpot. In addition, 66 players won $275 each and 2,700 players won $11 each. No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

10/16/2007
Newest Instant Ticket “Silver Bells” Available Now!
Tennessee Lottery players have an opportunity to ring in the holiday season early with “Silver Bells,” the Lottery’s newest instant ticket game. Not only does the game offer a top prize of $300,000, but it also features a “present” symbol that gives players a chance win $50 instantly!

10/14/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS GROWING!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots jumped again after this weekend's drawings, bringing the grand prizes for each to $20 million and $610,000, respectively.

10/12/2007
$987 MILLION GENERATED FOR EDUCATION! Quarterly transfer higher than same period last year
The Tennessee Lottery’s transfer of more than $67.7 million to the state’s Lottery for Education Account brings the total amount raised for education to over $987 million. The transfer for the quarter ending Sept. 30, 2007, is 8.79 percent higher than the same quarter one year ago.

10/11/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WON IN COLORADO; LOTTO 5 JACKPOT AT ONE-HALF MILLION!
Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing produced yet another jackpot winner, this time, a $20 million win in Colorado. In addition, over 25,000 winning tickets were sold in Tennessee, with nearly 7,000 of those winners multiplying their prize by four, thanks to the Power Play option.

10/10/2007
Powerball Player Wins on Second Try!
For Sharon Duffy of Jackson the second time is a charm! Duffy, who has only played Powerball twice, was the lucky winner of $200,000 from the September 26 Powerball drawing. Prize money from the winning ticket, purchased at Varsity Market in Jackson, will be used to pay a few debts and help the family. “I will definitely play the Lottery more often,” said Sharon. Congratulations to the Duffy family!

10/9/2007
LOTTO 5 HITS $400,000!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $400,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, October 10. Monday night’s drawing produced a total of 1,933 winners, including 53 players who each won $221 and 1,880 players who each won $10.

10/7/2007
WEEKEND WINS CLOSE TO 26,000!
Nearly 26,000 winners were created in Tennessee after this weekend’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this week, with Lotto 5 at an estimated $325,000 for Monday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $20 million for Wednesday night’s draw.

10/4/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WON IN CONNECTICUT; LOTTO 5 JACKPOT AT $255,000!
Last night’s Powerball drawing produced a third jackpot win in as many draws – this time, a winning $15 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Connecticut. Could Tennessee be next? We’ll see! The next Powerball drawing is Saturday, October 6, with a grand prize of $15 million.

10/4/2007
"100,000 Hold 'em Poker" Winners List
Click here for the “$100,000 Hold ‘em Poker” Second Chance Drawing winners!

10/2/2007
HOLLYWOOD, HERE WE COME! NEW “DEAL OR NO DEAL” GAME OFFERS CHANCES FOR TRIPS, CASH!
Four lucky Tennessee Lottery players will be Hollywood-bound as part of the newest version of the instant ticket game, “Deal or No Deal,” on sale today at retailer locations throughout the state. The new game introduces a play-style very similar to the popular “Deal or No Deal” television game show. Not only can players win $100,000 instantly, but they can register non-winning tickets for a chance to be one of four Tennessee players to go to Hollywood. (Click here to register non-winning Deal or No Deal tickets.)

9/30/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WIN IN LOUISIANA; OVER 23,000 WINS IN TENNESSEE!
A winning $15 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Louisiana for Saturday night’s drawing, which also produced more than 23,000 winning tickets in Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 5,938 of those winning players tripled their prize amounts.

9/28/2007
MEMPHIS WOMAN WINS $100,000 IN “DEAL OR NO DEAL” EVENT!
Suzanne Nelsen of Memphis turned a non-winning instant ticket into a $100,000 prize after the culmination of the Tennessee Lottery’s “Deal or No Deal” instant ticket game. “I can’t believe it!” said Suzanne, who works at Action Fluid Power in Memphis. “Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!” Suzanne plans to pay off her house and car with the winnings. The event, held Friday, Sept. 28, didn’t leave any of the finalists empty-handed—the Lottery also awarded a briefcase and $250 to 24 players and an additional $2,400 prize to Gayle Frantz of Millington. The Grand Prize finalists were chosen in a series of second-chance drawings from non-winning “Deal or No Deal” tickets held throughout the past year.

9/27/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WIN IN KENTUCKY; $200,000 WIN IN JACKSON!
A winning $61.5 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Kentucky for Wednesday night’s drawing, which also produced a $200,000 winner in Jackson. By selecting the Power Play option, over 7,500 Tennessee players doubled their prize amounts.

9/25/2007
26 “DEAL OR NO DEAL” FINALISTS VIE FOR $100,000 GRAND PRIZE! (click to view names of finalists)
One of 26 Grand Prize finalists will walk away $100,000 richer on Friday as the Tennessee Lottery wraps up its initial version of the instant ticket game, “Deal or No Deal.” The event, which will be held at the Lottery’s Nashville headquarters at 2 p.m., won’t leave any of the finalists empty-handed—the Lottery is also awarding a briefcase and $250 to the remaining 25 players and an additional $2,400 prize to one of those 25 players (other than the Grand Prize Winner).

9/25/2007
BLOUNT COUNTY PLAYER WINS $200,973 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
Wednesday night’s Lotto 5 drawing produced over 1,500 winners including one lucky player in Louisville in Blount County who won the $200,973 jackpot! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

9/23/2007
$600,000 POWERBALL WIN IN SMYRNA!
A player in Smyrna won $600,000 in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing by matching all five white balls and choosing the Power Play option, which tripled his $200,000 win. No additional information is available until the winner claims the prize. The Powerball jackpot is estimated at $61 million for the next drawing on Wednesday, September 26.

9/23/2007
"Good Feeling" Becomes $600,000 Powerball Win!
Tjuana McCallister of Smyrna said she had a “good feeling” when she purchased Powerball tickets at the Mapco Express on Hazelwood Drive in Smyrna for the drawing on Sept. 22. Turns out her intuition was correct: Tjuana won $600,000 by matching all five white balls and using the Power Play! “I always knew I’d win … everyone said I wouldn’t, but I just knew it!” Tjuana, a homemaker, plans to pay off her house and save the money for her family’s future. Best wishes to Tjuana and her family!

9/20/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS CLIMBING!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to climb for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball grows to an estimated $48 million for its next drawing on Saturday, September 22 and Lotto 5 reaches an estimated $140,000 for its drawing on Friday, September 21.

9/16/2007
SMYRNA TICKET WINS $333,828 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
A Lotto 5 ticket purchased in Smyrna hit the jackpot of $333,828 after Friday night's drawing. No additional information is available until the player claims the prize.

9/16/2007
$333,828 Lotto 5 Winner Claims Prize!
Kenneth Fields of La Vergne was stunned. “Nothing like this has ever happened to me, ever,” said Fields, the winner of the September 14, $333,828 Lotto 5 jackpot. “When I realized I had won, I just couldn’t believe it.” Fields plans to put the money in the bank and continue working as though he never won. “I’m going to make sure this good fortune lasts,” he said. Congratulations Kenneth!

9/14/2007
LOTTERY CLARIFIES TICKET ISSUE; HAS NOT ISSUED REFUND OFFER FOR VALID TICKETS
The Tennessee Lottery is not offering refunds for Powerball tickets purchased last week. The Lottery regrets any confusion or inconvenience created by recent reports concerning some tickets sold on Sept. 6 and the morning of Sept. 7, 2007.

9/11/2007
LOTTO 5 HITS ONE-QUARTER MILLION!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $250,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, September 12. Monday night’s drawing produced a total of 1,845 winners, including 51 players who each won $195 and 1,794 players who each won $9.

9/9/2007
WEEKEND WINS TOP 26,500!
Over 26,500 winners were created in Tennessee after this weekend’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this week, with Lotto 5 at an estimated $190,000 for Monday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $20 million for Wednesday night’s draw.

9/6/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WON IN WISCONSIN; $200,000 WIN IN CHATTANOOGA!
A winning $29.1 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Wisconsin for Wednesday night’s drawing, which also produced a $200,000 winner in Chattanooga. By selecting the Power Play option, over 7,300 Tennessee players doubled their prize amounts.

9/5/2007
Grocery Shopping Turns Into $92,121 Lotto 5 Win!
Elizabeth VanSant of Nashville ran into the Publix on Highway 100 for a few items and on a whim, purchased a few Lotto 5 tickets while there. Well, that whim paid off when the August 29 Lotto 5 drawing matched VanSant’s numbers and she won the $92,121 jackpot. “I checked the website and saw my numbers and just screamed,” said Elizabeth. The VanSant’s good fortune will be put to great use. “We have two kids in college so this prize money will definitely come in handy.” Congratulations to the VanSant family!

9/4/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT CLIMBING BACK UP!
The Lotto 5 jackpot is estimated at $80,000 after last night's drawing, which produced a total of 1,241 winners, including 42 tickets worth $156 each.

9/4/2007
“TAKE 5” WITH THE LOTTERY’S NEWEST INSTANT GAMES!
Busy week? Well “take 5” and get the chance to win big! The Tennessee Lottery’s newest instant tickets are now available, including “Take 5,” a game where players have the opportunity to win up to $100,000!

9/2/2007
COLUMBIA PLAYER WINS $45,547 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
Friday night’s Lotto 5 drawing produced nearly 1,300 winners including one lucky player in Columbia who won the $45,547 jackpot! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize. Please note, all Tennessee Lottery offices will be closed Labor Day, Monday, September 3.

8/30/2007
$92,121 LOTTO 5 WIN IN NASHVILLE!
Wednesday night’s Lotto 5 drawing created a lucky winner in Nashville who won the $92,121 jackpot! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

8/26/2007
JACKPOTS HIT IN LOTTO5, POWERBALL! $585,847 LOTTO5 Winner in Fairview; $314.3 MILLION POWERBALL TICKET SOLD IN INDIANA
NASHVILLE – Incredible jackpots were won in both Powerball and Lotto 5 this weekend. A Lotto 5 ticket purchased in Fairview is worth the jackpot of $585,847, while the winning $314.3 million Powerball ticket was sold in Indiana. Tennessee wasn't left out of the Powerball excitement--two tickets purchased in Memphis and Springfield are worth $200,000 and another 123,420 tickets will win other prize levels.

8/21/2007
LOTTERY’S CASH 3, CASH 4 DRAWINGS RECTIFIED
A programming issue that impacted the last three weeks of Cash 3 and Cash 4 drawings was discovered yesterday and attributed to a human error made by an outside, third party vendor, the Tennessee Lottery announced today.

“Once the issue was pinpointed, it was corrected immediately,” said Rebecca Hargrove, President and CEO of the Tennessee Lottery. “The Tennessee Lottery sincerely regrets what happened and wants to reassure our players and everyone in Tennessee that the drawings have been rectified and we will continue to move forward with our mission to maximize dollars for education.”

For those who selected two or more of the same numbers in a play for Cash 3 or Cash 4 during the past 23 days (July 28 through Aug. 20) and who still have their tickets, the Lottery is offering a double refund for the price of each affected play or two free plays equal to the value of the affected plays. For those who play Cash 3 or Cash 4 for the next 23 days, from Aug. 22 until Sept. 13, the Lottery will offer additional cash prizes. Players can win up to $599 in Cash 3 and up to $6,000 in Cash 4.

For more details about this offer, please CLICK HERE.

8/16/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT HITS $210 MILLION!
Excitement is growing as the Powerball jackpot hits an estimated $210 million for the next drawing on Saturday, August 18. Last night’s drawing created an incredible 54,480 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 11,723 players doubled their winnings.

8/14/2007
$181 MILLION POWERBALL JACKPOT SIZZLES!
Lottery jackpots for Wednesday night’s drawings are sizzling! An estimated $181 million is the grand prize available to Powerball players and the Lotto 5 game has a top prize estimated at $200,000.

8/12/2007
$200,000 POWERBALL WIN IN CAMDEN AND CLEVELAND!
About the only thing hotter than the weather is a $181 million Powerball jackpot for the next drawing on Wednesday. Saturday night's Powerball drawing created 48,309 wins in the state alone, including two winners of $200,000 - one in Camden in Benton County and one in Cleveland.

8/9/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS ON THE RISE!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots are on the rise for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball grows to an estimated $161 million for its drawing on Saturday, August 11 and Lotto 5 reaches an estimated $90,000 for its drawing on Friday, August 10.

8/7/2007
Strike It Rich!
Want the chance to “Strike It Rich?” With a top prize of $100,000, the Tennessee Lottery's newest instant game gives players the opportunity! “Strike It Rich” is one of two new instant games available this week at Lottery retailers throughout the state.

8/7/2007
$149,609 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT WIN IN HARRIMAN!
A player in Harriman in Roane County correctly matched all 5 numbers in Monday night’s Lotto 5 drawing to win the $149,609 jackpot. In addition, 74 players won $129 each and 1,974 players won $8 each. No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

8/5/2007
$400,000 POWERBALL WINNER IN JACKSON COUNTY!
Over 44,000 Powerball winners purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee, including a player in Gainesboro in Jackson County who turned a $200,000 winning ticket into $400,000 because the player chose the Power Play option! No additional information is available until the player claims the prize.

8/2/2007
NEARLY 40,000 WEDNESDAY NIGHT WINS!
Nearly 40,000 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $90,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $123 million for Saturday night’s draw.

7/31/2007
THREE TICKETS HIT LOTTO 5 JACKPOT! Antioch, Franklin, Knoxville players split top prize
Three players matched all five Lotto 5 numbers correctly in Monday night’s drawing, which means each winner will share the $148,122 jackpot equally. The tickets were purchased in Antioch, Franklin and Knoxville. No additional information is available about the winners until they claim their prize.

7/30/2007
Houston County Restaurateur Wins $150,000!
Brenda Hooper of Houston County hit a $150,000 top prize playing the instant game Giant Jumbo Bucks. Owner of BJ’s Family Diner in Erin, Brenda says the win will make her completely debt-free with money to save! Lottery President and CEO Rebecca Paul Hargrove was on hand to congratulate and present the winning check to Brenda and her husband Junior. Congratulations to the Hooper family!

7/29/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT MOVES TO TRIPLE DIGITS!
The jackpot for Tennessee's popular Powerball game has crossed into triple digit territory, now estimated at $105 million for Wednesday night's drawing. Although there wasn't a jackpot winner in the game last night, the drawing created 37,816 wins in Tennessee alone.

7/26/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS CLIMBING!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to climb for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball grows to an estimated $94 million for its next drawing on Saturday, July 28 and Lotto 5 reaches an estimated $95,000 for its drawing on Friday, July 27.

7/25/2007
South Pittsburg Winner Claims Lotto 5 Prize!
Richard Campbell of South Pittsburg stopped by Lottery headquarters to pick up his share of the $438,844 jackpot from the July 23 Lotto 5 drawing. Campbell, one of two jackpot winners from that draw, will split the prize with a player who purchased his ticket in Knoxville. “This is coming at a great time for me,” said Richard. “I plan to pay off some bills, take a vacation and spend a little.” One of his great loves – golf. With a $219,422 prize, maybe some new clubs are in his future! Congratulations Richard!

7/24/2007
KNOXVILLE & SOUTH PITTSBURG PLAYERS SHARE $438,844 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
Two winning Lotto 5 jackpot tickets were sold for Monday night’s drawing of the popular online game. One ticket was sold in Knoxville and one ticket was sold in South Pittsburg in Marion County. The lucky players will share the $438,844 jackpot. No additional information is available until the winners come forward to claim their prize.

7/22/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS JUMP!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots jump after the weekend drawings to $82 million and $430,000 respectively.

7/19/2007
NEARLY 30,000 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Nearly 30,000 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $340,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $72 million for Saturday night’s draw.

7/17/2007
LOTTO 5 STILL GROWING!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $260,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, July 18. Monday night’s drawing produced a total of 1,757 winners, including 32 players who each won $323 and 1,725 players who each won $9.

7/16/2007
$919 MILLION WIN FOR EDUCATION! Lottery announces another record fiscal year and a hint of what’s to come
The Tennessee Lottery has had another record fiscal year, with a return of $284.2 million to education, bringing the total raised since inception to over $919 million. Gross sales for the fiscal year, which ended June 30, were over $1 billion—gross sales since inception are over $3.3 billion.

7/15/2007
OVER 28,000 WEEKEND WINS AND GROWING JACKPOTS!
Weekend drawings from the Tennessee Lottery resulted in over 28,000 winning tickets purchased in Tennessee as well as two growing jackpots. Lotto 5 jumps to $195,000 for Monday night's drawing, while Powerball grows to an estimated $60 million for Wednesday night.

7/12/2007
OVER 23,000 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Over 23,000 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $140,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $50 million for Saturday night’s draw.

7/12/2007
12 “PLAY IT AGAIN” AND WIN IN LOTTERY’S NEW PROGRAM! Environment not the only winner with Play it Again!
Twelve Tennesseans ‘Played it Again’ and won in the Tennessee Lottery’s inaugural “Play it Again!” second-chance drawing held earlier this week. “Getting a second chance to win is great …and it didn’t cost me a thing!” said George Shannon, of Lebanon. Shannon, who collected his $1,000 prize today at the Lottery’s headquarters in Nashville, is one of 12 winners who will receive prizes ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 as part of the Play it Again! program.

7/11/2007
Grainger County Winner Claims Lotto 5 Jackpot!
Retired Grainger County resident Herbert Keeser is the lucky winner of the $605,876 jackpot from the July 6 Lotto 5 drawing. Keeser purchased his winning ticket at Kip’s Hamburgers in Bean Station. “They make great burgers and they do a great job selling Lottery tickets,” Keeser said. Keeser enjoys purchasing Lottery tickets on occasion. “When I buy a ticket I really feel like I’m contributing to some young person’s education,” he said. “The Lottery’s doing a good thing here.” Congratulations to the Keeser family!

7/10/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT IS CLIMBING!
The Lotto 5 jackpot climbs to an estimated $90,000 after last night's drawing, which produced a total of 1,170 winners, including 33 tickets worth $240 each.

7/8/2007
GRAINGER COUNTY PLAYER WINS $605,876 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
Friday night’s Lotto 5 drawing produced over 3,000 winners including one lucky player in Bean Station in Grainger County who won the $605,876 jackpot! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

7/5/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT SURPASSES ONE-HALF MILLION! POWERBALL AT $27 MILLION!
Excitement is building as the Lotto 5 and Powerball jackpots continue to climb for this weekend’s drawings. The Lotto 5 jackpot surpasses one-half million and climbs to an estimated $560,000 and the Powerball jackpot is at an estimated $27 million.

7/3/2007
BE A "BIG MONEY MAKER!"
How about a chance to be a “Big Money Maker?” With a top prize of $250,000, the Tennessee Lottery's newest instant game gives players that and more. “Big Money Maker” is one of two new instant games available this week at Lottery retailers throughout the state.

7/1/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT AT $410,000!
NASHVILLE – Weekend Lottery news is of a $410,000 jackpot for Lotto 5 and a new beginning for the Powerball grand prize, which rolled to an estimated $20 million for its next drawing on Wednesday.

6/28/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WON IN OKLAHOMA; LOTTO 5 JACKPOT AT $325,000!
A winning $105.8 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Oklahoma for Wednesday night’s drawing, which also produced more than 38,085 winning tickets in Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 8,833 of those winning players quadrupled their prize amounts.

6/26/2007
$103 MILLION JACKPOT IS HOT, HOT, HOT! First time since March Powerball jackpot has surpassed $100 million
The temperature is hot and so is Powerball, with a $103 million jackpot that is generating excitement among a growing number of Lottery enthusiasts.

6/26/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS CLIMBING!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to climb for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball grows to an estimated $94 million for its next drawing on Saturday, July 28 and Lotto 5 reaches an estimated $95,000 for its drawing on Friday, July 27.

6/24/2007
WEEKEND WINS TOP 31,500!
Over 31,500 winners were created in Tennessee after this weekend’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this week with Lotto 5 at an estimated $190,000 for Monday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $103 million for Wednesday night’s draw.

6/21/2007
NEARLY 27,000 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Nearly 27,000 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $120,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $89 million for Saturday night’s draw.

6/21/2007
Final Million $ Madness Winner Steps Forward! 5½ weeks after drawing, Murfreesboro man claims prize!
Life just became a bit sweeter for Rick Checchin, an employee of the South’s famous “Goo Goo” candy company, also known as the Standard Candy Company. Rick, of Murfreesboro, discovered only this morning—five-and-a-half weeks after the drawing—that he had won $1 million in the Tennessee Lottery’s Million $ Madness game.

6/19/2007
LOTTO 5 CLIMBS AGAIN!
The Lotto 5 jackpot climbs to an estimated $80,000 after last night's drawing, which produced a total of 1,116 winners, including 23 tickets worth $303 each.

6/19/2007
“Tennessee Luck” Available Statewide!
The Tennessee Lottery introduces its newest instant game “Tennessee Luck,” which gives players the chance to win up to $1,000 instantly!

6/18/2007
KICK-OFF “PLAY IT AGAIN!” DRAWING TO BE HELD JULY 9!
There’s still time to register for a chance to win one of 12 cash prizes to be given away in the first “Play it Again!” drawing, which will be held Monday, July 9. The event is part of a new program designed to help the environment while giving Tennessee Lottery players a second chance to win prizes from non-winning instant tickets.

6/17/2007
2 TICKETS HIT LOTTO 5 JACKPOT! Maryville, Oliver Springs players share prize
Two players matched all five Lotto 5 numbers correctly in Friday night’s drawing, which means each winning ticket is worth $103,937! The tickets were purchased in Maryville and Oliver Springs. No additional information is available about the winners until they claim their prize.

6/14/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS ON THE RISE!
The Powerball jackpot is on the rise as an estimated $66 million rolls for the next drawing on Saturday, June 16. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in last night’s drawing, there were 25,786 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 6,591 players multiplied their winnings by three.

6/12/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT CLIMBING BACK UP!
The Lotto 5 jackpot is estimated at $140,000 after last night's drawing, which produced a total of 1,666 winners, including 38 tickets worth $232 each.

6/10/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT SWELLS TO $54 MILLION
Weekend news from the Tennessee Lottery shows two growing jackpots: Lotto 5 jumped to $95,000 for Monday night's drawing, while Powerball is now estimated at $54 million for Wednesday night.

6/7/2007
$83,327 LOTTO 5 WINNER IN MEMPHIS!
A player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Memphis matched all numbers correctly to win the jackpot of $83,327 from Wednesday's drawing. No further information is available until the player claims the prize.

6/6/2007
Memphis Lotto 5 Winner Claims Prize!
Melvin Hall of Memphis wasted little time collecting his winnings from the Wednesday, June 6, Lotto 5 draw. After calling the Memphis district office to make sure he had everything required to claim his prize, Hall arrived in no time and was $82,327 richer by noon! Hall, pictured with Memphis District Manager Donald Minter, plans to use some of his winnings for a new roof for his home. The winning ticket was purchased at the Express Market #4 in Memphis. Congratulations Melvin!

6/5/2007
Clarksville Mother of Three Wins June 1 Lotto 5 Prize!
Part-time student Susan Genwright of Clarksville in Montgomery County was overwhelmed by her win of $321,532 from the Friday, June 1 Lotto 5 drawing. A widow and mother of three, Susan says that the winnings will be very helpful to her family. “I plan to use the money to help pay for my education as well as for my children’s future studies,” said Genwright. “This is really a blessing for us.” Genwright, pictured with son Christopher and daughter Chanel Kelly, purchased her winning ticket at the BP Shop #2 in Clarksville.

6/5/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT IS GROWING!
The Lotto 5 jackpot is estimated at $85,000 after last night's drawing, which produced a total of 1,111 winners, including 29 tickets worth $253 each.

6/5/2007
JUMP INTO JUNE WITH THREE NEW INSTANT GAMES
Jump into June with the Tennessee Lottery’s three new instant tickets “Wild Cherry Doubler,” “Gold Rush.” and “Bonus Bank Roll.”

6/3/2007
$321,532 LOTTO 5 WINNER IN CLARKSVILLE!
A player in Clarksville is the lucky winner of the $321,532 Lotto 5 jackpot from Friday night’s drawing. Other winners include 46 players who won $271 each and 1,770 who won $11 each. No further information is available until the player claims the prize.

6/2/2007
May 18 Lotto 5 Winner Claims Prize
Bea Barnett and her husband Mel Horihan of Knoxville were on their way to a wedding when they stopped at the Kingston Pike E-Z Stop Food Mart to buy a few things for the drive. Along with a soda and fuel, Bea purchased what turned out to be the $559,824 winning Lotto 5 ticket for the May 18 drawing! “I’m going to do some good with this money through donations and then I’m going to buy my husband a truck that isn’t quite so noisy,” said Bea. Congratulations to Bea and Mel!

5/31/2007
OVER 21,000 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Over 21,000 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $310,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $25 million for Saturday night’s draw.

5/29/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT GROWS TO $210,000!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $210,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, May 30. Monday night’s drawing produced a total of 1,282 winners, including 28 players who each won $296 and 1,254 players who each won $10.

5/27/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS ON THE INCREASE!
The Powerball jackpot is on the increase as an estimated $20 million rolls for the next drawing on Wednesday, May30. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in last night’s drawing, there were 21,397 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 5,617 players multiplied their winnings by four.

5/24/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WON IN NEW MEXICO; LOTTO 5 JACKPOT AT $135,000!
A winning $62.8 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in New Mexico for Wednesday night’s drawing, which also produced more than 27,500 winning tickets in Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, over 7,000 of those winning players quadrupled their prize amounts.

5/23/2007
Perry County Player Wins NASCAR® Player’s Choice Racing Trip Prize!
Car racing fan Douglas “Pete” Russell of Linden in Perry County is the winner of the NASCAR® Player’s Choice Racing Trip Prize from the Tennessee Lottery’s May 10 NASCAR® Instant Ticket Second-Chance Drawing. “I was actually on the Tennessee Lottery’s website when my phone rang and it was the Lottery telling me that I had won,” said Russell. “I was so glad I was sitting down!”

5/20/2007
KNOXVILLE PLAYER WINS NEARLY $560,000 IN LOTTO 5!
A Knoxville player is $559,824 richer after matching all five Lotto 5 numbers from Friday night's drawing. Meanwhile, the Powerball jackpot rolled again, now estimated at $63 million for the next drawing on Wednesday.

5/17/2007
KNOXVILLE MILLION $ MADNESS WINNER CLAIMS PRIZE!
The third of the four Million $ Madness $1 million winners claimed her prize today at the Tennessee Lottery’s headquarters, leaving one mystery millionaire remaining. Laurence Rochat of Knoxville gave his wife Kathy a Million $ Madness ticket to celebrate their 15th wedding anniversary. And what a gift it turned out to be!

5/16/2007
“Star Spangled Cash” Tennessee Lottery’s Newest Instant Game
Win up to $1,000 with the Tennessee Lottery’s newest instant game “Star Spangled Cash.” It’s easy! Just get three “flag” symbols in any row, column or diagonal line, and win the prize shown in the prize box. That’s it! The $1 game is available beginning May 16, at Lottery retailers throughout the state.

5/15/2007
AND THE MILLION-DOLLAR NUMBERS ARE … Sell-out game culminates with drawing
The Tennessee Lottery held its Million $ Madness drawing Monday afternoon, which produced the following ticket numbers worth $1 million each: -217282 Purchased at Kangaroo Express, 1264 McMinnville Hwy., Manchester -318396 Purchased at Murfreesboro Road Liquor, 1187 Murfreesboro Rd., Nashville -505390 Purchased at Sam’s Restaurant and Deli, 4405 N. Broadway St., Knoxville -779403 Purchased at Mapco Express, 1425 Robinson Rd., Old Hickory The following ticket numbers are worth $50,000 each: -281279 Purchased at TNT Beer & Tobacco, 27511 Main St. E., Ardmore -483076 Purchased at Exxon/Mobil 610 Germantown Rd., Cordova No information is available about who holds each of these tickets until that person claims the prize.

5/15/2007
2 CLAIM MILLION $ MADNESS WINS!
Two of the four Million $ Madness $1 million winners claimed their prizes today at the Tennessee Lottery’s Nashville headquarters, while the other two millionaires still remain a mystery.

5/14/2007
$50,000 Million $ Madness Winner Claims Prize!
The excitement continued as Valerie Graham, one of the two $50,000 winners of the May 14 Million $ Madness drawing, arrived at the Lottery Headquarters in Nashville to claim her winnings. Valerie, who is a nurse in Ardmore, Alabama, purchased her ticket in neighboring Ardmore, Tenn. Joined by her son Dujuan, Valerie made the quick drive to Nashville where she accepted her winning check from Lottery President and CEO Rebecca Paul Hargrove. “I plan to pay a few bills and then live comfortably,” said Graham. Congratulations!

5/13/2007
MILLION $ MADNESS A SELL-OUT!
NASHVILLE — The last Million $ Madness ticket was sold shortly after 9 p.m. CT Sunday night, with little more than 21 hours left until the Tennessee Lottery announces four winning ticket numbers worth $1 million each.

5/12/2007
TALBOTT PLAYER WINS $600,000!
A player who purchased a Powerball ticket in Talbott will be $600,000 richer once the prize is claimed. Last night's Powerball draw produced a total of 27,025 winners and a $43 million jackpot for the upcoming drawing on Wednesday.

5/11/2007
BEWARE OF FRAUDULENT EMAILS
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Lottery is warning the public to beware of a series of fraudulent emails that appear to be from the Tennessee Lottery and promise the recipient that he or she is a prize winner. “These messages are not from the Tennessee Lottery,” said President and CEO Rebecca Paul Hargrove. “We are urging caution about responding to an email that appears to be from the Tennessee Lottery.”

5/10/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS KEEP CLIMBING!
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.

5/3/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS CONTINUE TO GROW!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to grow for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball climbs to an estimated $20 million for its next drawing on Saturday, May 5. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in last night’s drawing, there were 23,191 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 6,510 players tripled their winnings.

4/30/2007
3 NEW INSTANT GAMES AVAILABLE!
Players have a chance to win up to $88,888 playing “Diamond White 8’s,” one of three new instant games available May 1 at Tennessee Lottery retailers. Also available this week, the instant tickets Double Play and Royal Cash.

4/29/2007
LOTTO 5 WIN IN CLEVELAND! Winning Powerball ticket purchased in New Hampshire
The wins keep coming in Lotto 5 as a player in Cleveland wins Friday night's jackpot of $42,853. This marks the third Lotto 5 jackpot win in one week! No information is available until the player claims their winnings.

4/26/2007
$89,003 WINNER IN MEMPHIS!
A player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Memphis matched all numbers correctly to win the jackpot of $89,003 from Wednesday's drawing. No further information is available until the player claims the prize.

4/24/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT GROWS TO $90,000!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $90,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, April 25. Monday night’s drawing produced a total of 1,149 winners, including 39 players who each won $186 and 1,110 players who each won $10.

4/22/2007
BRENTWOOD PLAYER WINS $95,000 IN LOTTO 5!
A player in Brentwood won the Lotto 5 jackpot of $95,000 from Friday night's drawing, while another 35 players won $248 each from the same drawing.

4/19/2007
2 WIN $200,000; FAYETTEVILLE, HENNING TICKETS MATCH 5 OF 5
Players in Fayetteville (Lincoln County) and Henning (Lauderdale County) are $200,000 richer after the Powerball draw on April 18, each having purchased a ticket that matched all five of the white balls. No additional information is available until the winners come forward to claim their prizes. The jackpot for the popular game grew even larger and is estimated at $47 million for Saturday night's draw.

4/17/2007
$156,209 WIN IN MEMPHIS!
Tennessee Lottery winners continue to pile up! A ticket purchased in Memphis for Monday night's Lotto 5 drawing hit the jackpot of $156,209, while another 62 tickets matched four of the five balls to win $159 each.

4/16/2007
$842.6 MILLION GENERATED FOR EDUCATION Latest Lottery transfer second-highest since inception
The Tennessee Lottery’s transfer of $78.7 million to the state’s Lottery for Education Account today is the second-highest on record, pushing the amount raised for education to over $842.6 million.

4/16/2007
Murfreesboro Couple Wins $2 Million!
Merwin and Nita Scruggs have two million and one reasons to explain why Friday the 13th is their favorite of all days: The first is because it’s the day they were married nearly 40 years ago; the second is because it’s the day they purchased a Powerball Power Play ticket worth $2 million!

4/15/2007
$2 MILLION WIN IN MURFREESBORO!
A Powerball player in Murfreesboro, who purchased the Power Play option, won $2 million in Saturday night’s drawing when the multiplier chosen was ten. The lucky player becomes the first Tennessee winner of $2 million during Powerball’s “10 Times” promotion. In addition, three other players will turn their $10,000 wins to $100,000 wins thanks to the same promotion!

4/12/2007
OVER 26,000 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Over 26,000 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $95,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $27 million for Saturday night’s draw.

4/10/2007
$634,096 LOTTO 5 WIN IN CLEVELAND!
A player in Cleveland in Bradley County correctly matched all 5 numbers in Monday night’s Lotto 5 drawing to win the $634,096 jackpot. In addition, 95 players won $191 each and 3,074 players won $9 each. No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

4/8/2007
$800,000 POWERBALL WIN IN SAVANNAH! Lotto 5 Jackpot at $615,000
A player in Savannah won $800,000 in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing by matching all five white balls and choosing the Power Play option, which quadrupled his $200,000 win. No additional information is available until the winner claims the prize. The Powerball jackpot is estimated at $20 million for the next drawing on Wednesday, April 11.

4/6/2007
Antioch Player Wins Corvette Cash Second-Chance Drawing Grand Prize!
Dartesha Tapp of Antioch, was the lucky grand prize winner of the Tennessee Lottery’s Corvette Cash second-chance drawing. Dartesha, her husband Wayne, and 4 year-old daughter Velvet, were all smiles when they arrived at Lottery headquarters Friday, April 6, to pick up the prize; their choice of a C6 Corvette Convertible or $100,000 cash.

4/5/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT HEATS UP OVER ONE-HALF MILLION! $15 Million Powerball Win in South Carolina
The weather may be cooling off but Lotto 5’s jackpot is heating up as an estimated $510,000 rolls for the next drawing on Friday, April 6. Last night’s drawing produced a total of 2,368 winners, including 54 players who each won $259 and 2,314 players who each won $9.

4/3/2007
RACE IS ON TO WIN NASCAR® TRIP, $20,000! New instant ticket game features $20,000 top prize and 2nd chance drawings for trips, prize packs.
The race is on! Car racing fans and lottery players are revving their engines in anticipation of NASCAR®, the Tennessee Lottery’s newest instant ticket game, which offers instant prizes of up to $20,000 and a chance to win one of three trips to a NASCAR® race.

4/1/2007
POWERBALL JACKPOT WON IN WISCONSIN; LOTTO 5 JACKPOT AT $345,000!
A winning $40 million Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in Wisconsin for Saturday night’s drawing, which also produced more than 28,000 winning tickets in Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, over 7,000 of those winning players doubled their prize amounts.

3/30/2007
LOTTERY TO CREATE 4 MILLIONAIRES ON MAY 14TH!
The drawing to award four prizes of $1 million each will be held on May 14th, the Tennessee Lottery announced today. “Anticipation has been building and we’re looking forward to creating four new millionaires,” said Rebecca Paul Hargrove, President and CEO. Million $ Madness is a raffle-style game with a limited number of tickets. Chances to win $1 million are the best ever at 1 in 200,000. In addition to four prizes of $1 million each, two prizes of $50,000 and 100 prizes of $500 each will be awarded. Players can check for results of the May 14th drawing on the Tennessee Lottery’s website, www.tnlottery.com or at any Lottery retailer.

3/29/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS CONTINUE TO CLIMB!
The Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to climb for the weekend drawings of these two popular games. Powerball grows to an estimated $41 million for its next drawing on Saturday, March 31. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in last night’s drawing, there were 23,866 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 5,990 players doubled their winnings.

3/27/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT CLIMBS TO $210,000!
The Lotto 5 jackpot climbs to an estimated $210,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, March 27. Monday night’s drawing created a total of 1,419 winners, including 43 players who each won $217 and 1,376 players who each won $11.

3/26/2007
CAMDEN PLAYER SCORES 2ND $50,000 INSTANT WIN! It's easy to see why Jumbo Bucks is “one of her favorites”
Three years and four days after collecting her first $50,000 from the Tennessee Lottery, Shirley Martin of Camden appeared in Nashville again to collect her second $50,000 prize. “I knew I’d win again!” said Shirley, who arrived with a group of excited friends and the retail clerk who sold her the winning ticket. “When I started seeing all of those zeroes (on the ticket), I yelled and screamed and yelled some more!”

3/25/2007
OVER 30,000 WINNERS FROM WEEKEND DRAWINGS!
The weekend drawings for Powerball and Lotto 5 created more than 30,000 winners who purchased tickets in Tennessee, with two Powerball winners of $10,000 each. The jackpot for Lotto 5 stands at $150,000 for Monday, while Powerball inched up to $30 million for the next draw on Wednesday. For more details on all drawings, visit www.tnlottery.com and click on “winning numbers” for complete detailed charts on the Lotto 5 drawing.

3/22/2007
CLARKSVILLE PLAYER NABS $200,000 PBALL WIN!
The Powerball wins keep coming! Yet another player, this time in Clarksville, matched all five white balls in Wednesday night's drawing, resulting in a $200,000 prize. No additional information is available until the winner claims the prize.

3/20/2007
KNOXVILLE PLAYER WINS LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
A player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Knoxville wins the $46,041 jackpot from Monday night’s drawing. Other Lotto 5 winners include 46 players who won $172 each and 1,239 who won $10 each. No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

3/19/2007
Power Play Brings La Vergne Player $600,000!
Congratulations to Dusty Fields of La Vergne in Rutherford County who was Tennessee’s lucky $600,000 Power Play winner from Saturday night’s Powerball drawing. “I always play the Power Play,” stated Fields. “I figure if you’re going to hit, you might as well hit big!” It was that premise that helped Mr. Fields turn a $200,000 win into a $600,000 win Saturday, when he matched five of five and the Power Play drawn was three.

3/18/2007
$600,000 POWERBALL WIN IN LAVERGNE! $182.7 MILLION JACKPOT TICKET SOLD IN OREGON
NASHVILLE – The weather is cool but the Tennessee Lottery weekend news is hot! Friday night's Lotto 5 drawing resulted in a $50,894 winning ticket purchased in Nashville, while last night’s Powerball drawing created a $600,000 win for a lucky LaVergne player who used Power Play! No additional information is available until the winners claim their prizes.

3/16/2007
Arkansas Winner Ready to Remodel!
Lloyd Barber, of Forrest City, Arkansas, was planning to take a loan to remodel his home the same day he found out he was a $200,000 winner in Tennessee’s Powerball game! No need to head to the bank now, other than to make a deposit, said Barber. Wife Alane and a grandson came with him to claim his prize Friday, March 16, 2007, at the Lottery’s Nashville headquarters, where President and CEO Rebecca Paul Hargrove was on-hand to present his check and share the excitement. Good luck to the Barbers!

3/15/2007
BIG WINS IN COVINGTON, MEMPHIS & NASHVILLE!
Last night’s Lotto 5 and Powerball drawings created over 51,000 winners across the state, including a lucky player in Covington who won the $395,446 Lotto 5 jackpot. In addition, a player in Memphis and a player in Nashville each won $200,000 in Powerball. No additional information is available until the winners claim their prizes.

3/13/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT JUMPS TO $380,000!
The Lotto 5 jackpot jumps to an estimated $380,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, March 14. Monday night’s drawing created a total of 2,060 winners, including 55 players who each won $246 and 2,005 players who each won $11.

3/11/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS ON THE RISE!
The Powerball jackpot is on the rise as an estimated $165 million rolls for the next drawing on Wednesday, March 14. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in last night’s drawing, there were over 45,000 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, nearly 10,000 of those winners multiplied their winnings by five.

3/9/2007
LOTTERY TICKET SALES SURPASS $3 BILLION; Families and students continue to win!
The Tennessee Lottery announced today that gross ticket sales have surpassed $3 billion. “The momentum created during our first few months continues,” said Rebecca Paul Hargrove, President and CEO. “We’re looking forward to making our next contribution to the Lottery for Education Account at the end of this quarter, which will boost the amount raised for education to over $800 million.”

3/8/2007
$200,000 POWERBALL WINNER IN OLD HICKORY!
A player in Old Hickory won $200,000 in Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing. In addition, there were nearly 40,000 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee, including 8,634 players who multiplied their winnings by five with Power Play.

3/6/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT GROWS TO $150,000!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $150,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, March 7. Monday night’s drawing produced a total of 1,330 winners, including 38 players who each won $233 and 1,292 players who each won $11.

3/6/2007
3 NEW GAMES LAUNCHED!
Players will go wild with the Tennessee Lottery’s latest instant ticket games, which include “Wild 10s,” a $5 game with a top prize of $100,000. Wild 10s is just one of three new instant ticket games available beginning March 6 at Lottery retailers throughout the state.

3/4/2007
WEEKEND WINS TOP 42,000!
Over 42,000 winners were created in Tennessee after this weekend’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this week with Lotto 5 at an estimated $95,000 for Monday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $120 million for Wednesday night’s draw.

3/1/2007
POWER PLAY CREATES $600,000 WINNER IN SEVIER COUNTY!
A player who purchased a Powerball ticket in Kodak, TN, will be $600,000 richer after claiming his or her prize! That’s right: The ticket was one of more than 7,000 from Wednesday night’s drawing that will have prizes tripled using Power Play since the multiplier was 3. The drawing created a total of 32,163 winners and a new jackpot of $105 million for Saturday night’s drawing.

3/1/2007
“Corvette Cash,” “Deal or No Deal” 2nd Chance Drawings on the Way!
Dates have been set for 2nd chance drawings for two popular instant ticket games: “Deal or No Deal”: 3rd drawing will be held March 8. Deadline for entries is March 1. “Corvette Cash”: 4th drawing and Grand Prize Drawing will be held April 5. Deadline for entries into the 4th drawing is March 29. (tickets are no longer on sale for this game) Winners from both drawings will be posted on this website following the drawings.

2/27/2007
ARDMORE PLAYER WINS LOTTO 5!
A player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Ardmore in Giles County wins the $43,316 jackpot from Monday night’s drawing. This makes the fifth Lotto 5 jackpot win in the last six drawings! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

2/25/2007
SAVANNAH PLAYER WINS NEARLY $100,000!
In the fourth Lotto 5 jackpot win in less than two weeks, a ticket purchased in Savannah for Friday night's drawing (Feb. 23, 2007) is worth a whopping $94,908! No additional information is available until the player claims the prize.

2/22/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS KEEP GROWING!
The Powerball jackpot keeps growing as an estimated $78 million rolls for the next drawing on Saturday, February 24. Although no player matched all six numbers correctly in last night’s drawing, there were 31,322 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 7,971 players tripled their winnings.

2/21/2007
Jackson Player Wins Big Playing Super Ruby Red 7's!
Michael Lee Elliott from Jackson won an incredible $250,000 playing the instant ticket Super Ruby Red 7's. A Sales Manager with Collier Lincoln Mercury, Elliott says he really enjoys playing the Lottery. During a recent stop at Donnie’s Corner Market and Deli in Memphis for lunch, Elliott purchased a few instant tickets, including the winning Super Ruby Red 7's. “When I realized I had won, I almost choked on my sandwich and then I spilled my coke,” said Michael. Congratulations to the Elliott family!

2/20/2007
MONTGOMERY COUNTY LOTTO 5 JACKPOT WIN!
A player who purchased a Lotto 5 ticket in Palmyra in Montgomery County wins the $42,736 jackpot from Monday night’s drawing. This makes the third Lotto 5 jackpot win in as many draws! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

2/18/2007
IN MEMPHIS – $200,000 PB WIN & $46,225 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT WIN!
Over 32,000 Lottery winners were created this weekend with two Memphis tickets winning big! One ticket matched 5 of 5 in Saturday’s Powerball drawing to win $200,000, and the other ticket wins the $46,225 Lotto 5 jackpot from Friday night’s drawing. No further information is available until the prizes are claimed.

2/15/2007
$156,479 LOTTO 5 VALENTINE FOR JACKSON PLAYER!
It was a very happy Valentine’s Day for a player in Jackson who won the $156,479 Lotto 5 jackpot from Wednesday night’s drawing. Other winners include 31 players who won $311 each and 1,599 players who won $9 each. No further information is available until the player claims the prize.

2/6/2007
LOTTERY OFFERS CHANCE TO “PLAY IT AGAIN!” New program a boost for the environment, gives players a second chance to win!
Tennessee Lottery instant ticket players now have a chance to “Play it Again” with a program launched today that offers a second chance to win prizes while helping the environment.

2/4/2007
“Super Ruby Red 7s” Dazzle With $250,000 Top Prize!
Lucky number seven adds to the power of dazzling ruby gemstones to create a new instant game with a top prize of $250,000. “Super Ruby Red 7s,” a $10 ticket that allows players to win up to 20 times on one ticket, is one of three new instant ticket games from the Tennessee Lottery. The games are available beginning Feb. 6, 2007, at Lottery retailers throughout the state.

2/4/2007
$167,929 LOTTO 5 WINNER IN CROCKETT COUNTY!
A player in Alamo in Crockett County is the lucky winner of the $167,929 Lotto 5 jackpot from Friday night’s drawing. Other winners include 58 players who each won $185 and 1,588 who won $11. No further information is available until the player claims the prize.

2/1/2007
OVER 28,500 WINNERS FROM LOTTO 5, POWERBALL DRAWINGS!
Over 28,500 winners were created in Tennessee after Wednesday night’s drawings of Lotto 5 and Powerball. The jackpots for the two popular games will roll for this weekend’s drawings with Lotto 5 at an estimated $150,000 for Friday night’s draw and Powerball at an estimated $20 million for Saturday night’s draw.

1/30/2007
LOTTO 5 JACKPOT GROWS TO $95,000!
The Lotto 5 jackpot grows to an estimated $95,000 for the next drawing on Wednesday, January 31. Monday night’s drawing produced a total of 1,334 winners, including 36 players who each won $239 and 1,298 players who each won $10.

1/28/2007
2 TICKETS HIT LOTTO 5 JACKPOT! Fayetteville, Maryville players to receive $377,333 each!
NASHVILLE – Friday night's Lotto 5 jackpot will go a long way: two tickets matched all five Lotto 5 numbers correctly, which means each ticket is worth $377,333! The tickets were purchased in Maryville and Fayetteville. No additional information is available about the winners until they claim their prize.

1/25/2007
5 TN PLAYERS COME CLOSE – MATCH 5 OF 5 TO WIN 2nd PRIZE! $254 Million Powerball Jackpot Ticket Sold in Missouri
Although not the jackpot, 5 Tennessee Powerball players matched all five white balls correctly to win at least $200,000 from Wednesday's Powerball draw. The winning tickets were purchased in Knoxville, Maryville, Ramer and two in Nashville. One of the Nashville players however, also chose the Power Play option tripling their $200,000 prize to $600,000. No additional information is available about the winners until they claim their prize.

1/23/2007
580,000 REASONS TO PLAY LOTTO 5; 240 MILLION TO PLAY POWERBALL!
The extraordinary jackpots for Wednesday night’s Lotto 5 and Powerball drawings continue to give players plenty of reasons to play the Lottery’s two popular online games. The Lotto 5 jackpot is at an estimated $580,000, and Powerball’s jackpot stands at $240 million.

1/22/2007
LOTTERY CELEBRATES 3 YEARS, OFFERS BEST CHANCE YET TO WIN $1 MILLION
Sales during third year top $1 billion; Total raised for education more than $763 million!

NASHVILLE—The Tennessee Education Lottery marked its third anniversary with a financial transfer that brings the total raised for education to more than $763 million. The Lottery also announced the launch of “Million $ Madness,” a game with the best chance yet to win $1 million.

1/18/2007
$200,000 POWERBALL WINNER IN ALCOA! Powerball grows to $205 million; Lotto 5 at $370,000!
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.

1/18/2007
ALCOA CITY WORKERS WIN BIG! Six players pool dollars to win $200,000 Powerball Prize!
A telephone call at midnight usually means it’s time to head to work for six employees of the City of Alcoa’s Public Works department. This time, however, the calls back and forth to each other were about something other than wastewater and power lines: They had won $200,000 playing the Tennessee Lottery’s Powerball game!

1/16/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOTS KEEP GROWING!
Powerball and Lotto 5 continue to excite Tennessee players as growing jackpot totals roll for the next drawing on Wednesday, January 17. Powerball’s jackpot stands at $180 million while the Lotto 5 jackpot is at an estimated $265,000.

1/14/2007
$200,000 POWERBALL WINNER IN SMITHVILLE!
A player in Smithville won $200,000 in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing. In addition, there were over 54,000 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee, including 11,878 players who doubled their winnings with Power Play. No additional information is available until the winner claims the prize. (Please note, all Tennessee Lottery offices will be closed Monday, January 15 and will reopen Tuesday, January 16).

1/11/2007
$155 MILLION JACKPOT GREAT WAY TO START 2007!
The New Year holds endless possibilities, including the chance to win an incredible $155 million Powerball jackpot! Although there were no jackpot wins following Wednesday night’s Powerball and Lotto 5 drawings, the games produced more than 40,000 winners in Tennessee!

1/9/2007
POWERBALL & LOTTO 5 JACKPOT STILL CLIMBING!
Excitement is building as both the Powerball and Lotto 5 jackpots continue to climb for the next drawing on Wednesday, January 10. Powerball’s jackpot stands at an incredible $131 million while the Lotto 5 jackpot is at an estimated $95,000.

1/7/2007
MURFREESBORO PLAYER WINS $154,416 LOTTO 5 JACKPOT!
Friday night’s Lotto 5 drawing produced nearly 2,000 winners including one lucky player in Murfreesboro who won the $154,416 jackpot! No additional information is available until the winner comes forward to claim the prize.

1/4/2007
$200,000 POWERBALL WINNER IN MCNAIRY COUNTY!
A player in Ramer in McNairy County won $200,000 in Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing. In addition, there were 37,844 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state of Tennessee. By selecting the Power Play option, 8,951 players multiplied their winnings by three. The Powerball jackpot is estimated at $115 million for the next drawing on Saturday, January 6.

1/2/2007
Ring in the New Year with a Little “Heavy Metal”
What better way to ring in a New Year than with a little “heavy metal?” The Tennessee Lottery kicks off 2007 by introducing three new instant ticket games, including “Platinum Payout,” a $5 ticket that offers a chance to win $100,000 in an instant. Also available this week are “Fat Cat” and “Hearts Are Wild.”