An Oliver Springs man plans to take a “long-needed” vacation after winning $100,000 playing the Tennessee Lottery’s KENO To Go game. KENO To Go http://www.tnlottery.com/kenovideo/ is a Tennessee-only game that launched in August 2017 featuring drawings every five minutes.
A lesson in water sports could be in the near future for Kurtis Harshaw of Cunningham, who won a Stingray 225CR Boat from a Tennessee Education Lottery “VIP Rewards Drawing.” The boat, delivered over the weekend, will be a sporty second for Kurtis, whose family has a relaxed-pace pontoon boat they enjoy riding on the Cumberland River.
February began with a bang for a lucky Chattanooga player, who won a $1,230,034 jackpot last night playing the in-state game Tennessee Cash. Drawings are held three days a week for this popular game, and tickets are just a dollar.
A day of errands turned into a big payday for Melvin Adams of Bristol, who won $1 million playing the Tennessee Lottery instant game, 100X.
After dropping off his wife Tressia at the mall, Melvin headed to a doctor’s appointment. On the way back to pick her up, he stopped at Bays Mart 21 on West Market in Johnson City and purchased what turned out to be quite a lucky ticket.
The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation celebrates its 14th anniversary this week with the announcement of a record second quarter and a total of more than $4.4 billion for education programs. With the Lottery’s stellar year-over-year performance, Lottery-funded education initiatives continue to grow and achieve national recognition.
A Red Boiling Springs man decided to purchase a Mega Millions ticket for the first time this week and became a millionaire overnight. Before dawn, Jimmy Morgan checked his ticket against the winning Mega Millions numbers drawn January 5 and realized he matched all five white balls (without the Mega Ball). Once he rubbed his eyes and checked again, he woke his wife in disbelief. After the two triple-checked that the ticket was a winner, an early-morning celebration began.